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Why the Vetrepreneurial Odds are in Your Favor

By Lydia Davey
Special to In Military Education - Military1.com

Last year, I discovered it was easier to launch a business in one of the most expensive and competitive cities in the world than it was to find a job. My story is not unique. The ranks of veteran entrepreneurs, or vetrepreneurs, have grown to 2.4 million. Each year, we generate $1.22 trillion in sales receipts. Veterans are nearly twice as likely as civilians to start our own companies. We’re also twice as likely to succeed.

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