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Thank You for Your Service

To All Americans, Every year, we Americans send our thoughts and prayers out to those veterans who have sacrificed so much to keep this country safe. Unfortunately, there are for too many active duty service members who are struggling to make ends meet. The fact that there is even one homeless veteran is one many. …

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MD075: PVSONow could be the Primary Midwest Option

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Both the practice of makerspace development and America would benefit from a Midwest option. A Midwest option would look a lot like the small-town option. It would require a minimum of upfront capital. It would require very little in the way of existing infrastructure. The difference is that it would cater to an older and …

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MD074: Big Shout Out to the Virginia Chamber about PVSONow

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After speaking with Cyndi Miracle at the Virginia Chamber of Commerce Foundation, it became abundantly clear that the Virginia Chamber of Commerce stands with America’s veterans. She told me about monthly networking events to help service members transition back into the civilian workforce when their tour of duty is completed. I talked with Cyndi about …

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MD070: MakerspaceDevelopment.com Honors Women Veterans

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Women veterans have a much higher rate of unemployment after military service. We suggest that Congress reduce the level of noise coming out of Washington during Women’s History Month and address these issues. As the common internet meme suggests, she persisted and won her rights. Now we need to all persist in developing makerspaces so …

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MD068: Makerspace Development can provide new “work-structures” for Vets

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A lot of very serious people talk endlessly about the benefits of infrastructure projects and the jobs they create. However, what a returning veteran needs is a better “work-structure” so that they can transition from military service to the rest of their civilian lives. Last month, we talked about the need to make work a …

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