It’s not uncommon for veterans to feel lost when it comes to their sense of purpose once returning home from serving tours in areas including Iraq and Afghanistan. Many are left on their own not knowing what to do next in the workforce.
Last year’s Pat Tillman Foundation Leadership Summit was held in Chicago at the downtown campus of Roosevelt University. In attendance included Ivy League MBAs, future doctors and lawyers, as well as urban planners and social workers. They emphasized the idea that veterans have more career options available to them than ones in a military-like environment. Read more