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28 Oct 2013

 

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Fill in the blank.

All humans have _______________ potential.

Typical answers are unlimited, infinite, boundless, incredible. However, when most answer this simple question, there is a hidden parenthesis … (except me).

Why would you value yourself less than you value others? You are a human, aren’t you? What would make you “less than” everyone else?

Now, you have many roles you play in your daily life. In some roles you excel, in others… maybe not so much. Some of you may be maximizing your potential at work, but are struggling in love. Some of you may be doing well in love, but you struggle with your health.

Wherever you feel you are “less than” able to maximize your potential, what’s holding you back?

You CAN maximize your potential! Sometimes, you just need a little help.

If you or someone you know isn’t getting the help they need, all you need to do is ask.

No matter who you ask, you must maximize your God-given potential!

Call, email, text. Get help for you to help yourself.

All you need to do is ask.

Looking for Work?

Are you a Veteran trying to find work in the civilian corporate workplace?

Here are some sites that promote companies interested in hiring vets:

Military.com

HireVeterans.com

VeteransEnterprise.com

HireHeroesUSA.org

IAVA.org

 

Are you a Veteran looking to make a living outside traditional Corporate America?

Opportunities are Everywhere!

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Cashflow 101/202 This Friday (9/2)

If you happen to be available and in the SE Aurora area this Friday night (9/2), we would love to have you join us for a game of Cashflow 101 or 202 at the Village Inn at Hampden & Tower at 6pm.  Cashflow 101 and 202 are board games invented by Robert Kiyosaki, author of Rich Dad, Poor Dad to teach the investing strategies he writes about in his books.  For more information or to sign up to attend, please click HERE.

IAVA and some other veteran support organizations have been championing this cause for quite some time now.  It’s awesome to see it finally make it to the President’s desk.  Let hope it makes it through Congress and starts making a difference in our Veterans’ lives.  While the nation’s unemployment rate sits around 9%, these heroes are struggling with at rate over 30% higher.  Vets who served in the Middle East since 9/11 are experiencing over a 12% unemployment rate.

Please don’t wait for the government to do something.  Hire a vet, now!

Veterans Jobs Initiative

Please Contact Us if you are a Veteran and want to work.

This has to change, NOW!

Veteran Employment Statistics

Cashflow 101/202 Next Friday (7/8)

If you happen to be available and in the SE Aurora area next Friday night (7/8), we would love to have you join us for a game of Cashflow 101 or 202 at the Village Inn at Hampden & Tower at 6pm.  Cashflow 101 and 202 are board games invented by Robert Kiyosaki, author of Rich Dad, Poor Dad to teach the investing strategies he writes about in his books.  For more information or to sign up to attend, please click HERE.

We would love to see you there!

What is wrong with the priorities in this country?  You have to read this article in the Army Times about the DoD and the Veterans Jobs Bill? It’s unbelievable what our fellow vets are having to deal with after returning from the Middle East regarding getting a job in civilian life.

Then, you look at the Veteran Employment status, which is still unacceptable!

WOW! We have to do more, NOW!

The year over year Unemployment rate for Gulf War-era II veterans rose 2% in May making me wonder if last month was a fluke.  When you compare it to the Nonveteran numbers, it’s now 42% over the Nonveterans rate.

For yet another month, when we compare where the rates are for Gulf War-era II veterans to all the others in this report, the news gets even worse! The Gulf War-era II veterans, and in particular MEN who served in the Middle East after 9/11, are the only status categories STILL in the double digits!

Please Contact Us if you are a Veteran and want to work.

This has to change, NOW!

Veteran Employment Statistics

If you happen to be available and in the SE Aurora area next Friday night (6/24), we would love to have you join us for a game of Cashflow 101 or 202 at the Village Inn at Hampden & Tower at 6pm.  Cashflow 101 and 202 are board games invented by Robert Kiyosaki, author of Rich Dad, Poor Dad to teach the investing strategies he writes about in his books.  For more information or to sign up to attend, please click HERE.

We would love to see you there!

If you happen to be available and in the SE Aurora area next Friday night (5/20), we would love to have you join us for a game of Cashflow 101 or 202 at the Village Inn at Hampden & Tower at 6pm.  Cashflow 101 and 202 are board games invented by Robert Kiyosaki, author of Rich Dad, Poor Dad to teach the investing strategies he writes about in his books.  For more information or to sign up to attend, please click HERE.

We would love to see you there!

Veteran Employment status still unacceptable!

WOW! We’re making progress, but we have to do more, NOW!

The fact that the year over year Unemployment rate for Gulf War-era II veterans dropped just over 2% in April is a great thing. However, when you compare it to the Nonveteran numbers, it’s still 28% over the Nonveterans rate.

When we compare where the rates are for Gulf War-era II veterans to all the others in this report, the news gets even worse! The Gulf War-era II veterans, and in particular MEN who served in the Middle East after 9/11, are the only status categories STILL in the double digits!

Please Contact Us if you are a Veteran and want to work.

This has to change, NOW!

Veteran Employment Statistics