returning veterans

MD097: Workforce50/50 is coming for “State of Black America”

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The National Urban League should be commended for their recent report that describes the  “State of Black America.” And if this were any other year that would be subject of this episode. The challenge is that Workforce50/50 is coming for us all. The real issue for 2018 and 2020 is not that so few black …

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MD090: Why Vets are Ideal Subjects for Workforce50/50

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The hard truth is that the military is not a lifetime gig. Eventually, everyone has to move on. This means that there will be a continuous stream of individuals who will have to learn how to survive in the Gig Economy. When you look at veterans, you will see people who face all the challenges …

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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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