This multi-part series entitled “Lies They Tell Transitioning Veterans” first appeared on the RecruitMilitary website and was contributed by Peter A. Gudmundsson, a former U.S. Marine artillery officer and the CEO of RecruitMilitary, a leading provider of veteran hiring solutions.
“Individuals play the game, but teams beat the odds.” — Navy SEAL team saying
Last year, the George W. Bush Center identified 45,000 non-profit veteran service organizations in the U.S. Clearly, there are a lot of good-hearted and patriotic Americans who want to help veterans with their employment, health, social, and commemorative needs. Yet as with most service initiatives, it is at the individual level that people can do the greatest good for veterans. By understanding the needs of job seeking veterans of your acquaintance, you can have a profoundly positive effect on one or many members of America’s finest.