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Hard Work Equals Big Gains

Trainer Space is More Than Just a Gym. It’s a Real Veteran Success Story.   You get out of life what you put into it. It really is that simple. As veterans we’re all aware of what it means to … Continue reading

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How do Veterans Define Success?

Real veterans talk about finding success in the Sunshine State.   It’s been said that the road to success is often times filled with obstacles. Well, here’s some advice: forget everything that’s been said. The road to success is practically … Continue reading

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6 Tips for Translating Your Military Service Into a Civilian Resume

The personal attributes, skills and work ethic that military servicemen and women develop during their service are held in high regard by Florida businesses and are in great demand in the Sunshine State. The key is to convey these qualities … Continue reading

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5 Top Reasons Veterans Move to Florida

Veterans make the Sunshine State their home because of its unparalleled career, education and lifestyle opportunities. Here, veterans tell us in their own words why they chose to move, study and work here.   Ask a veteran who has transitioned … Continue reading

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Veterans Filmmaking Academy Launches in Florida

A new program from the Sarasota Film Festival gives veterans vital storytelling tools and provides opportunities for personal growth   The Sarasota Film Festival, which takes place every April in Sarasota, Florida was recently included in MovieMaker Magazine‘s list of … Continue reading

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Veterans, Get the Help You Need to Start or Boost a Florida Business

The Veterans Florida Entrepreneurship Program gives veterans who have an idea for a business or who already run their own enterprise the knowledge and guidance they need to achieve success.   Veterans Florida, in partnership with six institutions of higher … Continue reading

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Veteran Entrepreneurship: From Green Beret to Business Owner

The Veterans Florida Entrepreneurship Program helped this veteran turn his business ideas into reality and eased his transition into civilian life.   Scott Neil, 48, a former Green Beret and advisor to Special Forces, had been warned repeatedly about the … Continue reading

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First Veterans Florida Entrepreneurship Program: a Rousing Success

The inaugural Veterans Florida Entrepreneurship Program has given numerous veterans the knowledge and support they need to make their dream of launching their own business a reality.   Four years ago, Bradley Cantrell, 33, an active duty serviceman working as … Continue reading

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An Army Veteran Launches His Post-Military Life in Florida

Florida offered a near-perfect climate, endless outdoor activities, in-state tuition and a warm family atmosphere.   Kyle Lee, 27, an Army veteran who is studying nursing, greets several classmates in a light-filled building on the Southshore campus of Hillsborough Community … Continue reading

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These Veterans Came to Florida to Get Their Degree

Florida eases the transition between military service and civilian life with veteran-friendly campuses and businesses.   Desheun Hines and his wife Patricia are strolling across the lush University of Tampa campus where Desheun is pursuing a Business Management major in … Continue reading

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