Terry Cornell Jr.’s Blog

Top Workplace Skills of Veterans

Top Workplace Skills of Veterans

Not only do they add tremendous value to the workplace, but veterans have a unique set of skills that can significantly benefit organizations. For instance, at MetLife, we have seen how these individuals can help our company grow. Here are some of the skills veterans...

Supporting Veteran Entrepreneurs

Supporting Veteran Entrepreneurs

In 2018, veteran-owned businesses comprised only 5.9% of all businesses in the United States. This is despite 45% of them being more likely to start their businesses than non-veterans. The skills and experience of America's veterans make them natural entrepreneurs....

Supportive Services for Veteran Families

Supportive Services for Veteran Families

According to Father's day, we should be worried about how eager our kids will be to serve and defend our nation. While we honor and respect our military personnel, we also have to consider the harsh realities of life for veterans. One of these is homelessness. If you...

Charity Overview: Disabled American Veterans

Charity Overview: Disabled American Veterans

Over the past couple of decades, the number of disabled veterans has increased significantly. They are often faced with unique needs and challenges, and the DAV ensures they receive the benefits they need. In addition to being able to connect these individuals with...

The Best Charities for Veterans To Donate To

The Best Charities for Veterans To Donate To

While there are numerous ways for Veterans to give back to their communities, there is also a wide range of ways for people to give back to them. Many different types of charities are dedicated to helping Veterans. You should look for organizations that are...

How Military Veterans Continue to Give Back

How Military Veterans Continue to Give Back

Military veterans have a long and proud tradition of service to their country. However, their commitment to serving others does not end when they leave the military. Veterans continue to give back to their communities in various ways, using the skills and experience...

Supporting Veterans In The Workplace

Supporting Veterans In The Workplace

In 2021, about 19 million individuals in the US were veterans. These individuals have the skills and training to help address the country's workforce shortage. Unfortunately, over half of these individuals said finding a job was a top transition challenge. Although...

Books About Veterans Everyone Should Read

Books About Veterans Everyone Should Read

Veterans Day, a time to honor those who have served the country in the military. There are numerous books written about their experiences. Honor those who have given their lives in defense of the country. We've collected compelling nonfiction books about military...

Veteran Mindsets That Are Valuable in Business

Veteran Mindsets That Are Valuable in Business

As servicemen and women return home from active duty they are faced with a plethora of obstacles while transitioning back into civilian life. Entering the workforce after serving your country often proves to be a daunting, difficult task for veterans. After ending...

The Real Story Behind The Band of Brothers

The Real Story Behind The Band of Brothers

TV shows based on real life events are always impactful. Learning about the actual stories behind them and the brave people who lived through those events is even more significant. Read on to learn more about the events and the people behind Band of Brothers.