On Oct.17, President Trump signed the Commander John Scott Hannon Veterans Mental Health Care Improvement Act of 2019 into law. As I explain in the interview below,  “Although that the headline is suicide, part of it sections speak to a grant of varying amounts, but up to three quarters of a million dollars over three to…

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I recently had the opportunity to visit the National Veterans Memorial and Museum in Columbus, OH. If you’ve not had the pleasure, I highly recommend touring this national tribute to our nation’s veterans. And while in the gift shop, be sure to pick up your copy of Mission Transition!

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Check out my latest presentation to West Point graduates leaving the military. Scott Leishman from their Career Services alumni group hosted me to discuss Mission Transition and its application to service members pondering leaving the service – and those veterans currently struggling with their transition. I hope that this overview presentation provides sufficient background to encourage…

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Please join myself, Kate Watson, and Bart Buechner as we discuss how improvements in the nation-wide veteran transition process can help return our COVID-impacted economy to solid footing. Many thanks to Tom McManimon at Stimulus Brand and Robert Blanda at Caddis Art for their support of this effort!

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The list of sufficiently robust veteran collaboratives around the country continues to grow. This is great news, as they can play an incredibly valuable role in ensuring the successful transition of veterans to local communities. Click on this link or the picture above for the updated list. “What is a veteran collaborative?” you ask. Well……

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Just released: White paper demonstrates a correlation between an incomplete or unsatisfactory transition from the military and post-9/11 veteran suicide – and ways to address this persistent issue. Click below to read more.

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Army Magazine reviewed Mission Transition as part of its March 2020 edition. Please see below and help spread the word! A few highlights: “one of the best I have encountered” “valuable and needed work” “exceptionally well organized and easy to understand” “This book will help you start planning for your next mission today.”

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One of the key aspects that makes Mission Transition the best book ever written on transition from the military is the depth of research that went into its creation. It is easily the most researched book of its kind. Each chapter of the book is supported by voluminous outside content. More than just supporting the…

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One of your most critical items to determine upon leaving the service is whether the compensation package offered by prospective employers is sufficient. Mission Transition refers to a series of exercises that are only available on my website. The link above will take you to them. In order, you need to determine: Your required retirement…

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