Jim Mowrer’s Blog

The Impact of the Pandemic on Veterans

The Impact of the Pandemic on Veterans

COVID-19 pandemic didn't leave the 18 million veterans in the United States unaffected. According to research on employed veterans, one in every seven was at risk of job insecurity due to lay-offs related to COVID-19. The figure means that many veterans may be left...

Why Veterans Make Excellent Entrepreneurs

Why Veterans Make Excellent Entrepreneurs

Unemployment among veterans is a growing concern, even with new programs designed to help veterans find jobs. Fortunately, many people who have served in the U.S. military have skills that are especially useful in following one of the many paths of entrepreneurship....

Ideas for Virtual Fundraisers

Ideas for Virtual Fundraisers

Virtual fundraising is a popular and relatively safe way to raise money. With tremendous activity taking place online, it’s become easier to attract awareness toward an issue and raise money in a short amount of time. Virtual fundraising promises to increase in...

Advice for Successful Fundraising

Advice for Successful Fundraising

For people running nonprofit organizations, fundraising is one of the most crucial aspects of their work. After all, a nonprofit organization will fail without funding to run their programs. Most people find their monetary support through two ways: philanthropic...

3 Tips for Veterans Seeking Jobs

3 Tips for Veterans Seeking Jobs

No matter who you are, job searching can be daunting. Even if you have years of experience and the appropriate skills, finding a job in your region or one with openings is tricky. The job search is often even more challenging for veterans. Leaving service is difficult...