The Importance of Mentoring in Your Community

The Importance of Mentoring in Your Community

A positive role model in one’s life is very important for kids regardless of background. Here are a few of the reasons why mentors are so important: Having a mentor can provide children with much-needed consistency One of the most important benefits of having a...
The Ethics of Lobbying: Balancing Advocacy and Influence

The Ethics of Lobbying: Balancing Advocacy and Influence

Lobbying attempts to influence government policies, decisions, or actions on behalf of a particular group or organization. While it is often associated with large corporations or special interest groups, lobbying is also essential for individuals and organizations to...
America’s Best Employers For Veterans

America’s Best Employers For Veterans

Some companies recognize that transitioning back into the workforce can be challenging for former military service members. To help these individuals and their families, we’re highlighting some of the businesses that have made efforts to provide them with the...
Making a Difference During the Holidays

Making a Difference During the Holidays

During the holidays, military veterans often face various challenges. Some of these include homelessness and unemployment. Others, such as those with physical handicaps, may experience issues with their relationships with others or themselves. Regardless of whether or...
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...