Air Force transitions to a single combat uniform

Air Force leaders announced the service will move to a single combat utility uniform, adopting the Operational Camouflage Pattern, or OCP, already in use by the Army and Airmen in combat zones and in certain jobs across the Air Force.

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Your Navy Operating Forward – Jordan, Indonesia, Djibouti

Right now your Navy is 100 percent on watch around the globe helping to preserve the American way of life. Whether it be operating and training off the coast of Spain or forward deployed to the Arabian Gulf, the flexibility and presence provided by our U.S. naval forces provides national leaders with great options for … Read More …

Aurora High School Students Donate to NEOVETS!

NEOVETS board members, Rick DeChant, and Bryan A. McGown attended a student rally on December 15, 2017, at Aurora High School to accept a donation from the student body. Each year, the students select area charities, and then conduct numerous fundraising activities throughout the school year. This all culminates in a student rally, student vs. faculty Read More …

Veteran Hiring in 2017

I met with an insurance company principal yesterday and he shared the difficulty he is having with locating and attracting veterans, Coast Guard and reservists for his business. Where do I look for and locate veteran, Coast Guard and reserve resumes? How do I communicate the benefits of a performance-based compensation program to a veteran, Read More …

Smart Business Mentions – 2016

Board Members, Bryan A McGown, Rick DeChant, and Donna Rae Smith appeared in September 2016 Smart Business Magazine September 2016     pages 32-33  

Certified Military Talent Employer (CMTE) – What’s In It For Me?

Consider these questions: Do you want to hire competent, capable high performers? Yes No Do you want your new hires to have significant work experience? Yes No Do you want trained workers in the fields for which you are hiring? Yes No Do you want leaders within their area of expertise? Yes No Do you Read More …

I remember a time

I remember a time when folks who recruited military personnel, used to say things like, “We have your resume, and if we are interested, we’ll contact you!” Or, we have selected someone else who is a better fit, or any number of vague – meaningless delays or rejections. That was then – this is NOW. Read More …