Tag Archives: Veteran’s Day

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Honoring Our Veterans: Women Veterans Interactive Founder Ginger Miller

Black Enterprise spotlights our national heroes and heroines

Miller has supported over 1,000 women veterans and has members in 13 states. And her…

By Kandia Johnson

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African American Women Who Made U.S. Military History

These legendary women made a mark in the military world

Whether it’s defending our country on the front lines or providing support to U.S. soldiers…

By Kandia Johnson

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Honoring Our Veterans: Tillman Award Winner Danielle Green

Black Enterprise spotlights our national heroes and heroines

Former Notre Dame basketball player and Army veteran, Danielle Green, lost her left arm during…

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8 Programs For Children in Military Families

Here are a few free to low-cost programs to help children of military families

Being a military child comes with a unique set of benefits, as well as challenges.…

By Kandia Johnson

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Veteran’s Day Alert: Baruch College Designated a Military Friendly School

CUNY school recognized for its support of veteran students

Veterans, take note. Baruch College, one of the schools in the City University of New…

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Honoring Our Veterans: Tools and Resources

Black Enterprise offers tools and resources for our military veterans

Black Enterprise put together this list of tools and resources in honor of our national…

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10 Companies That Boast Strong Job Opportunities for Veterans

Victory Media spotlights the top companies that hire and retain veterans

Victory Media, the originator of the veterans career resource and education site, Military Friendly, has…

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7 Black Military ‘Women of Power’ to Honor This Veterans Day

Acknowledging the often overlooked women in service.

Let’s celebrate the sacrifices and accomplishments of these powerful women, and all veterans, on this…

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5 Things the Military Teaches You About Leadership

Army leaders share their perspective

“Invisible leadership doesn’t mean its unseen or unrecognized, it’s simply hidden so that the efforts…

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Honoring Our Veterans: Frank Petersen, First African American Marine Aviator

Black Enterprise spotlights our national heroes and heroines

Petersen served for 38 years in the Marine Corps, and during his service, he flew…

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Women Veterans Interactive Celebrates Military Service at 4th Annual Extravaganza

Nonprofit honors women Nov. 11-13, 2015 in Maryland

Founded by Ginger Miller, a military vet and White House Champion of Change recipient, WVI’s…

By Kandia Johnson

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Honoring Our Veterans: Babette Peyton, Gold Medalist Archer

Black Enterprise spotlights our national heroes and heroines

Since I’m a veteran now, my focus has been on veterans and the Wounded Lady…

By Safon Floyd

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From ‘Zero to Breakthrough’: Vernice ‘FlyGirl’ Armour Talks Making Obstacles Her Stepping Stools

Marines' first black female combat pilot details path to reaching ultimate goals

The Marine’s first black combat pilot, Vernice “FlyGirl” Armour says, “There’s a brick wall. It’s…

By Raqiyah Mays

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From the Battlefield to Business: 5 Savvy Steps to Transition Into Entrepreneurship

Military vet details keys to applying service skills to an enterprise

Tabatha Turman, CEO of Integrated Finance and Accounting Solutions (IFAS), successfully transferred military experience to…

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Survey Shows More Employers Actively Recruiting Veterans

CareerBuilder survey shows more employment opportunities for veterans

A new survey conducted by CareerBuilder shows that more employers are actively hiring veterans

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Talk show host Montel Williams served as a U.S. Marine upon graduating high school in 1974. He was also accepted to the Naval Academy Preparatory school and to the U.S. Naval Academy at Annapolis. Williams served in the Navy as well.

Military to Mainstream: 10 Black Celebrity Veterans

A look at famous Black men and women who have served our country

Black celebrities who have served our country in the U.S. military

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Life After Service: How Veterans Can Live American Dream of Entrepreneurship

Three steps to getting started in running your own business

There are so many entrepreneurial opportunities available during life after service for military veterans. Here’s…

By Marquita Miller

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NFCC Announces Financial Programs for Military Members

Servicemen and women will get the help they need

The organization has decided to make these programs available in light of recent results from…

By Sheiresa Ngo

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Earl G. Graves Sr. as a member of the U.S. Army's Green Berets

Let’s Honor Our Troops With the Support They Deserve

Black Enterprise founder Earl G. Graves Sr., former Green Beret, says we must invest in veterans' success

Thousands of veterans of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan have either come home, or…

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Military to Mainstream: Why Our Veterans Need Our Support Year-Round

The return from war is often fraught with battles at home and at work

Veteran’s Day. It’s that time of year when the nation turns its attention to the…

By Joyce Jones

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