Tag: military transition
Military To Veteran To FinTech Startup

Military To Veteran To FinTech Startup

    What influenced your decision to join the military, and what led to your decision to leave active duty? Giff Carter, Chief Revenue Officer GIFF CARTER (GC): I’m a bit embarrassed to say, but the movie Top Gun. I joined in 1989, it was shortly after the movie came out, the Cold War was in ...

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Book Review: “Work Rules!” By Googler Laszlo Bock

Book Review: “Work Rules!” By Googler Laszlo Bock

When you're starting your bridge career after the military, "Work Rules!" can help you ask a few questions during your interviews. You'll be encouraged if the interviewer notes that their company is considering the book's ideas. You'll be disappointed if the interviewer has never heard of the book, and you'll use ...

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Preparing For The Unexpected

Preparing For The Unexpected

This post is brought to you by Army veteran James Hinton.   (If you're interested in contributing at The-Military-Guide.com, please see our posting guidelines.) In early 2007 things were looking pretty good. I had just redeployed back to Ft. Hood after my third combat tour. I was an E-6 who had just become ...

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New from the USAA Social Exchange 2014 Conference

New from the USAA Social Exchange 2014 Conference

. Yeah, I know, it's been over a month since the USAA blogger conference and I'm just now getting around to writing about it. You can read the first post of answers to reader questions for USAA at this link, and the second set of reader answers is here. Now we'll (finally) talk about the conference itself, with ...

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