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Truckers Delivering Wreaths Across The Country to Honor Veterans

Truckers Delivering Wreaths to Honor Veterans Across the Country

The kindness of truckers and the trucking community will be on full display on Saturday, December 15, during Wreaths Across America Day 2018.

For Military Vets with PTSD, 4th and Fireworks Can Be Nerve-Wracking

For Military Vets with PTSD, 4th and Fireworks Can Be Nerve-Wracking

Back in 2015, a few days before Independence Day, Kevin Rhoades planted a sign on the lawn outside his Texas home that bore a simple message: “Combat Veteran Lives Here. Please Be Courteous with Fireworks.” Read more

The Advanced Manufacturing Landscape: How Veterans are Saving the Day, workshop for warriors, veterans, skillsgap, manufacturing, jobs

The Advanced Manufacturing Landscape: How Veterans are Saving the Day

Advanced manufacturing is already one of the most in-demand industries in America due to workforce retirements and natural business growth, but it’s also an industry with a severe shortage of skilled workers. Read more

Workshop For Warriors: Rebuilding American Manufacturing One Veteran at a Time

Workshop For Warriors: Rebuilding American Manufacturing One Veteran at a Time

On December 9, 2016, I revisited Workshops for Warriors to find out what had been accomplished in the past four years since I had toured the facility during their first Manufacturing Day on October 5, 2012, and met retired naval officer Hernán Luis y Prado, founder and president of Workshops for Warriors (WFW).  Read more

WWII D-Day invasion of Normandy remembered, 72 years later

WWII D-Day invasion of Normandy remembered, 72 years later

COLLEVILLE-SUR-MER, France – Proud veterans in their 90s and families of fallen soldiers are commemorating the epochal D-Day invasion of Normandy 72 years ago that helped the Allies defeat Hitler. Read more

Made in America, Nashville Recording Artist and Made in America Store Founder To Honor Veterans, Military & The USA

Nashville Recording Artist and Made in America Store Founder To Honor Veterans, Military & The USA

The Made in America Store announces release of new Ricky Lee CD and Music Video. The collaboration between Nashville recording artist and store founder continues to honor our Veterans, our U.S. Military & our country, The United States of America!
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Skills Gap: Why I'ts Creating New Manufacturing Opportunities

Skills Gap: Why It’s Creating New Manufacturing Opportunities

Skills Gap – the difference in the skills required on the job and the actual skills possessed by the employees.
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Tillman Foundation: Annual Frogman Swim in Tampa Bay Honors Those Who Served

Tillman Foundation: Annual Frogman Swim in Tampa Bay Honors Those Who Served

Dave Welker never met Pat Tillman. But the 33-year-old Air Force pararescueman, whose job is to recover downed crew members in the toughest conditions, knew the story of the NFL player who gave up a multimillion-dollar career to become an Army Ranger after the tragedies of Sept. 11, 2001.

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Walmart to Boost Sourcing of US Made Products: Hiring 100k Veterans

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Walmart announced bold commitments to increase domestic sourcing of the products it sells and help veterans find jobs when they come off active duty. Speaking at the National Retail Federation’s annual BIG Show, Walmart U.S. President and CEO Bill Simon also announced the company is helping part-time associates who want to be full time, make that transition.  Read more