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In defense of veterans preference

The federal government does not give jobs to veterans who lack the training and skills to perform them.

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Legion to participate in VA's small biz engagement

Legion to participate in VA's small biz engagement

The Department of Veteran Affairs is hosting a National Veterans Small Business Engagement event in Atlanta in December; Legion reps will be on hand to promote the organization's training and services to veteran small business owners.

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Entrepreneur offers advice to veterans

Entrepreneur offers advice to veterans

Susan W. Solovic, a small business expert, educates veterans on how to successfully establish a small business.

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Help a veteran through Hire Patriots site

Help a veteran through Hire Patriots site

HirePatriots.com oversees projects in more than 45 states, with the help of about 20 regional leaders nationwide.

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Take advantage of no-cost business assistance

Take advantage of no-cost business assistance

For veteran business-owners, most basic assistance needs are free. Learn how to access and utilize them.

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Veterans seen as vital to jobs bill

Veterans seen as vital to jobs bill

Commander supports Obama’s plan to deploy veterans in the battle to revive America’s economy.

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A place to develop your small business

A place to develop your small business

Legion business conferences provide unique networking opportunities to veteran business owners, free of charge.

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From Boots to Suits

At campuses across the country, the EBV program helps disabled veterans develop their own businesses.

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Business teaming offers leverage

Business teaming offers leverage

If your company passed on the chance to compete, it might be time to consider teaming.

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Your veteran niche in a recovering economy

Your veteran niche in a recovering economy

Identify your company as a veteran-owned business to stand out from the rest of the pack.

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Free evaluation for veteran business owners

Free evaluation for veteran business owners

Veterans can take advantage of a free opportunity to achieve success amid tax-time woes.

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Law reaffirms parity in federal contracting

Law reaffirms parity in federal contracting

Recent legislation increasing veterans' ability to win federal contracts will open doors for veteran business owners.

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Bulleit Proof

The man behind the famous bourbon brand is a Vietnam War veteran and proud Legionnaire.

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Can I get a loan?

Can I get a loan?

Loans advertised for startup companies mean different things to different people. But business loans are extremely competitive and difficult to qualify for, and pre-venture money is even scarcer.

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Blue Water Battle

Sailors suffer illness, disability as VA denies Agent Orange benefits to an entire class
of Vietnam veterans.

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Failure to comply

Failure to comply

Despite a law passed more than a decade ago, federal contractors are still falling short on using veteran-owned small businesses.

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Veteran small businesses get aid from SBA

The U.S. Small Business Administration has announced the award of grants to 10 local SBA Small Business Development Centers (SBDCs) to increase entrepreneurial assistance to veterans.

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Rediscover the small‑business formula

Rediscover the small‑business formula

Business, all business, must adhere to a fundamental basic formula: money in – money out = profit.

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How to nail a sales pitch

How to nail a sales pitch

Step one: When attending a trade show, conference or seminar, be as specific as possible.

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Trade-show tactics

Trade-show tactics

A few tips to get the most out of your next professional outing.

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Cost-cutters and time-savers on the Web

Cost-cutters and time-savers on the Web

A few online services that can help you be more productive. Most are free or very cost-effective.

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