Category: veterans

JDog Helped Put my Veteran Family to Work

July 19, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

When my son left the Army and started looking for work as a civilian, there were not a lot of open positions for a “combat infantry man”. He struggled to find people willing to hire him without a degree or experience in a specific field. When we asked my son, Casey, if he could choose […]

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Valuable Veterans Serving in a New Way

November 10, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

This Veteran’s Day Franchise Solutions honors veterans in franchising by highlighting JDOG Junk Removal and Hauling and one of its owners, Shawn Schexnayder, of Dallas, Texas. “Chex”, as he was called in the Marine Corps, was on the verge of starting his own junk removal recycling company when a franchise consultant introduced him to the […]

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CruiseOne Giving Away $63K in Franchises

June 24, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

CruiseOne, based in Fort Lauderdale, is seeking U.S. veterans to award free CruiseOne franchises to five qualified veterans. “We not only thank our veterans for performing the highest call of duty by serving our country, but we also invite them to put their military skills to use in the civilian workforce by owning a travel […]

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Thank You Veterans and Active Military

November 11, 2010 | By | Add a Comment

Thank you to all the veterans and military personnel who have so selflessly served their country on this Veterans Day. It is the Veteran, not the community organizer, who has given us freedom to assemble. It is the Veteran, not the reporter, who has given us freedom of the press. It is the Veteran, not […]

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Thank You Veterans on Veterans Day!

November 11, 2009 | By | 2 Comments

Thank you to all the veterans, ex-military, and military families who have served our country so well and so proudly. There are no words that could possibly express our thanks and appreciation for those of you that have sacrificed so much for our country. Thank you to all the men and women currently serving in […]

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Transitioning from the Military to the Business World: Seven Tips for Potential Franchisees

August 26, 2009 | By | 4 Comments

You’ve returned home from serving your country and need to find a job. Now what? If you’re thinking you can’t start your own company because you haven’t been to business school, think again. The skills and traits you learned in the military, such as leadership, accountability and integrity, will serve you well as an entrepreneur. […]

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Flip Flop Shops Help Give the USMC School of Infantry a Proper Send-Off to Iraq and Afghanistan

June 12, 2009 | By | 3 Comments

Zryder sponsored an armed services celebration day for the USMC School of Infantry (SOI) out of Camp Pendleton, CA. Flip Flop Shops and Chronic Tacos were also sponsors of the event that was thrown in anticipation of the Marines expected deployment to Iraq and Afghanistan. We’d like to give a shout out to Kid Frost, […]

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