The Army Made Me Unemployable
By Richard Love
Every military member remembers two dates, the date they entered the service and the date they left. My dates are July 19th 1990 and February 28th 2013. I was 17 in 1990 and like most teenagers (back then) had several part-time jobs and always had money in my pocket. I joined the Army for a multitude of reasons the least being for a career.
This is the first time we’ve ever seen this…the VA hiring an SDVOSB Communications firm to survey how it’s doing regarding VA suppliers? Our voices are being heard…Are they? Or is this more bait and switch?
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Dispatches to the Veterans Administration
To: ‘[email protected]’
Cc: ‘[email protected]’; Doug Fleming; ‘Jim Sechrist’; Rick Weidman
Subject: Status of G&C Fab-Con Appeal
Dear Mr. Leney,
GAO Report Reaffirms “Pass-Through” As Dirty Word
When small businesses hear the word “pass-throughs,” they go up in arms. “Pass-throughs” has a negative connotation – we think of a small business obtaining a set-aside contract and funneling the work through a big business.
Six Proven Ways to Build a Successful Future
By Michael I. Kaplan
During my college days I often found myself engaged in heated discussions when attending political science courses. In the midst of just such a debate my professor intervened with words of wisdom.
Thanks goodness for LinkedIn! Often I’ve been stuck on a topic and found myself in a quagmire of indecision and that leads invariably to poor business decisions!
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Hardy Stone is the editor/publisher of VetLikeMe, the nation’s only publication devoted to service disabled veteran owned business.