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...
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...
The Best Movies to Watch on Veterans Day

The Best Movies to Watch on Veterans Day

 On November 11th, we honor the men and women who served in the Armed Forces by remembering their service. This holiday is also observed as a time of reflection on the end of World War I. While there are many ways to support veterans, watching a great war movie is one...
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...
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....