Category: Vet Perspectives

July 13, 2023
The Importance of Veterans Taking Up Leadership Roles in Their Communities

When we think of veterans, we often associate them with bravery, sacrifice, and a strong sense of duty. These qualities, honed through their military service, make veterans uniquely equipped to excel in leadership positions within their communities. Whether it's in law enforcement or other sectors, veterans possess valuable skills and experiences that enable them to […]

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June 29, 2023
The Importance of Learning New Hobbies for Veterans and Law Enforcement Officers: Enhancing Mental Health and Well-Being

In the demanding and often high-stress careers of veterans and law enforcement officers, finding ways to unwind and improve mental well-being is of utmost importance. While the pressures of their jobs can be overwhelming, embracing new hobbies that encourage them to step outside the confines of their homes can have a profound positive impact on […]

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June 16, 2023
Supporting Veteran-Owned Businesses: Strengthening Local Economies and Honoring Service

In our communities, there are unsung heroes who have selflessly served our nation. These veterans have faced challenges, sacrificed their time, and put their lives on the line to protect our freedoms. Today, as we strive to build strong local economies, it is crucial to recognize and support veteran-owned businesses. As a veteran owned small […]

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June 6, 2023
Personal Leadership Philosophy: My Thoughts Before Attending the Coast Guard's Reserve Officer Candidate Indoctrination Program

This blog post takes flight just before I set off for the distinguished United States Coast Guard Academy. My initial challenge, as part of the Reserve Officer Candidate Indoctrination course at the Academy, was to sketch out my unique take on leadership. As I see it, the real heart of this task is to pin […]

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