While on a mission in Afghanistan on July 23, 2011, a pressure plate improvised explosive device detonated beneath U.S. Army Captain Jake Murphy, immediately taking his left foot and causing an anoxic brain injury that put him into a coma. Continue reading 2GIG and ELAN Smart Home Gifted by the Gary Sinise Foundation Provides U.S. Army CPT Jake Murphy with the Control He Needs
Salute The Troops Music and Comedy Festival announced today that Emmanuel Kelly will perform at the Fox Theatre in Pomona, CA on Saturday, March 23rd in direct support of Snoop Dogg. Emmanuel was born in Iraq, is a child of war and was rescued by US Service Members. Continue reading Emmanuel Kelly, formerly of X Factor, to open for Snoop Dogg at Salute The Troops Music and Comedy Festival
By Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University
Continue reading Attracting and Sourcing Veterans—Help for corporations looking for the right veteran for the job
By David Vergun, Army News Service
It’s time for robots to replace soldiers for certain specialized tasks involving “dull, dirty or dangerous work and to reduce their cognitive load,” said Maj. Gen. Cedric T. Wins.
Continue reading Army Harnessing Power of AI to Build Smarter Robots
By Erik Bowitz
Veterans face a particularly tough challenge compared to most unemployed people when it comes to resume writing and marketing themselves for job openings.
Continue reading Stuck on Writing a Resume? Follow these tips
By Kara Sherrer
Transitioning from the military to civilian life can be challenging, and veterans all approach this life change differently. Some go into military contracting, while others immediately get a job on the civilian side. Continue reading 7 Reasons You Should Consider an MBA
Terms like 8a, SDVOSB, VOSB, and CVE can be confusing for many veterans related to what they might be eligible to use and what the status means to their company.
Continue reading Understanding Veteran-Owned Business Certifications
U-Haul® puts its 74-year commitment to honoring veterans in the spotlight on “Military Makeover with Montel” during the show’s new season on the Lifetime channel.
Continue reading U-Haul Helps Veteran Family on Military Makeover with Montel
Mountain Mike’s Pizza is committed to serving “pizza the way it oughta be!®.” Headquartered in Newport Beach, California, Mountain Mike’s is a family-style pizza chain with more than 200 franchised restaurants in California and the West. Continue reading Marine Serves Up Success One Slice at a Time
When Hollywood makes movies featuring female soldiers and sailors, those characters typically have some improbable combination of strength, intelligence, grace and courage. Throw in a quirky backstory – She studied theatre! She plays clarinet! – and you have the makings of a perfect, albeit unrealistic, female military action hero. Continue reading Explosive: Former Theater Major, Now Navy Bomb Squad Leader, is Real-Life Action Hero