Join the Military Spouse Business Academy An online educational awareness and training tool for entrepreneurs! Tiered membership available to military, Veteran and their spouses. Potential membership access to: Community support and peer-to-peer mentoring Access to volunteer legal team Access to volunteer CPA Access to […]
During the first week of June I had the pleasure to read Mr. Robert Kiyosaki’s: 8 Lessons In Military Leadership for Entrepreneurs. I realized while reading the book that these same lessons apply to military and Veteran spouses. And, of course military and Veteran spouses also make great entrepreneurs! I am a military spouse and I own(ed) my own businesses.
Figure 1: 8 Lessons In Military Leadership for Entrepreneurs (Picture by Rikki Winters) […]
Guest blog post by Shadonna McPhaul
The Hickam Officers’ Spouses Club jump starts Mo’s Heroes with a $6000 grant. Mo’s Heroes mission is to provide services to assist in reintegrating homeless veterans into meaningful employment within the labor force and to stimulate the development of effective service delivery systems that will address the complex problems facing homeless […]
By Rachel Brenke
Home is where the <Military Branch> sends you right? Or where your servicemember is. Or wherever you’ve been in the longest – which is often calculated by the date of the last moving sticker being removed from your belongings.
But what happens if you are a self-employed business owner? You’re stuck between supporting your […]
New SCOUT Military Discounts App Offers Opportunity to Connect With Service Members
Anyone that has started a small business knows that marketing budgets can be slim and to survive your first few years you need to be creative. Many businesses that are owned by military spouses turn to social media to create opportunities to share their story. Others set up Etsy sites or even use door hangers and flyers to help spread the word. Many offer specials and market specifically to the military community, but there is a daily struggle to reach their intended audience. We wanted to help military business owners expand their reach to a much larger audience. Our new mobile app offers free exposure for those businesses that offer a discount to service members.
Following up from our previous post, MSBA would like to further promote your business by:
Having your marketing material (pamphlets, rack cards, business cards, etc.) available at the US Chamber of Commerce Military Spouse Career Forum in Washington, D.C. on Jan. 13, 2012.
To further attract (and keep) the media interest on military spouse owned businesses, we […]
MSBA is excited to announce our participation in the US Chamber of Commerce Hiring our Heroes Military Spouse Career Forum.
We have a rare opportunity to highlight your military spouse owned business in a national spotlight (NBC4 and NBC News are listed as co-hosts).
We strongly urge (as in please go do it now :)) that in the next […]