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How Do You Rebuild Community After Military Life Ends?

There can be little denying that military families stick together; the sense of community experienced is unrivaled and serves as a support system during some of the most difficult times. But what happens when we return to the civilian life? Is it possible to rebuild a sense of community? Returning to a civilian lifestyle followingContinue Reading “How Do You Rebuild Community After Military Life Ends?”

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It’s Time We Had the Talk

I collaborated with Starbucks to share my story on bridging the civilian-military drift. Since 2013, Starbucks has hired more than 10,000 military spouses and veterans and is committed to hiring at least 15,000 more. On Aug. 21, Starbucks launched a national campaign encouraging the 99% of Americans who haven’t served to start a new conversationContinue Reading “It’s Time We Had the Talk”

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3 Degrees to Pursue After the Military

If you’ve been living the military life, it’s possible you’ve only known one career. Perhaps you got into the military when you were a teenager and served your time there. Or, it’s entirely possible you followed the military path as you couldn’t find another job. Regardless, a lot of people serve in the military andContinue Reading “3 Degrees to Pursue After the Military”

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Landing A Civilian Job After Leaving The Military: 3 Helpful Tips

Leaving the military and embracing civilian life can be a sigh of relief for many military families. It doesn’t come without its challenges, especially when it comes to finding work.  It should be because, as a military service member you have acquired skills and a work ethic that many civilians can only dream of. TheContinue Reading “Landing A Civilian Job After Leaving The Military: 3 Helpful Tips”