According to The Work First Foundation, nearly one million veterans are searching for jobs. One million veterans. When I read that statistic, I stopped in my tracks.
I don’t think anyone could say that veterans aren’t hardworking. I don’t think anyone could say that veterans aren’t well-trained. I don’t think anyone could say that veterans don’t know how to play on a team.
What you can say about veterans is that they’re people who chose to sacrifice time with their loved ones, risk their lives, and take on some of the most challenging work that any human being can be asked to do. Ask yourself, would you have the courage to do the same?
I have to confess that I know very little about the military or military life. While it’s true that my grandfather and my father both served (and my dad, age 79, is retiring today from his job at a local base, where he’s been […]