There are High School students today who will be making the decision to join the military. Although we would like to think that joining the military is as simple as contacting a military recruiter and signing a piece of paper, today it is not. With a military that is shrinking due in part of budget […]
Pope Francis addressing Congress Politicians have an obligation to end war: “Being at the service of dialogue and peace also means being truly determined to minimize and, in the long term, to end the many armed conflicts throughout our world. Here we have to ask ourselves: Why are deadly weapons being sold to those who […]
Knowing someone in politics can help you in many ways, especially when it comes to looking for employment opportunities. The amount of connections and pull politicians have in local communities can put you in a great position to go from unemployed to employed. Although my last article was about the possible downside of having such a relationship, there are […]
If you have been following my articles for quite some time, you know how important it is to know the right people when it comes to finding a job. In today’s job market, having a perfect written resume may not be what lands you a job, rather knowing the right person will. You may know someone with […]
U.S. Troops are once again being mobilized to support the Iraqi military. 450 troops are part of a coalition to help train Iraqi security forces who are losing ground in the battle for their country. For further info checkout NPR.
In Memory of those we have lost on June 6th 1944, D-Day May we Never Forget the Sacrifices of our Past Veterans. click on the image to learn more about D-Day
Whether you enjoy fishing, hunting, hiking, kayaking or any other activity in the great outdoors, one thing is for sure, being in the wilderness away from everyday stress is a place where you can find comfort, and a peace of mind. Not just for veterans, but for many of us dealing with the normal stresses […]
Questioning your abilities? Finding it difficult to believe in yourself? Struggling to believe your game plan will work in the civilian world? These are all perfectly normal feelings to have as you prepare to leave the military. I can tell you this won’t be the only time you will come across these feeling, and I’d be lying […]