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Learn to Communicate Skills for Career Success

*This article is part of In Public Safety’s September focus on career transitions*  See original article HERE!

By Kristen Carter, M.Ed., Career Services at American Military University

Whether you are retiring from the military, transitioning from the classroom, or simply looking to move into the public service field, identifying and communicating your military service and other skills to potential employers is essential. Continue Reading

Six Things Business Leaders Can Learn from the Military

Not Dead, Not Retired, 91-Year-Old Veteran, Entrepreneur Gives Back

By Devin Thorpe
Forbes

Jack Nadel has been doing business since the end of World War II. Most people his age, quite frankly, are dead and the rest are retired. Nadel is passionate about sharing his collected wisdom with veterans and others who are working to start businesses. He has written a book, The Evolution of an Entrepreneur, that features 50 of his best business tips.

Six Things Business Leaders Can Learn from the Military

$3 Donations at Macy's Have Raised $5 Million for Veterans

By Brett Zongker
The Associated Press

It turns out small $3 donations at Macy's cash registers leading up to Memorial Day can raise big bucks for veterans. Over the past two years, Cincinnati-based Macy's has raised $5 million for the national veteran campaign "Got Your 6." In exchange for each $3 donation, Macy's gives customers discounts of 15 to 25 percent off their purchases. About 1.7 million people have made donations.

Six Things Business Leaders Can Learn from the Military

Career Opportunities in Statistics

By Martha Stillman
Faculty Member, Mathematics at American Public University

Statistics are used all around us for a wide variety of applications and statistics jobs are to be found in virtually every industry and service sector. Military recruiters rely on statistics to forecast how well they can fill the target hiring levels given to them each year and how to devise marketing campaigns that will attract new recruits.

Six Things Business Leaders Can Learn from the Military