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S4E5 Veterans Benefits Administration (VA) with Dr. Paul Lawrence

The Soldier For Life Podcast

Release Date: 05/03/2020

S5E13 DoD inTransition Program show art S5E13 DoD inTransition Program

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Listen to LTC Olivia Nunn speak with Dr. Nick Polizzi about the inTransition program. The DoD's inTransition program is a free, confidential program that offers specialized coaching and assistance for active-duty service members, National Guard members, reservists, veterans, and retirees who need access to mental health care. 

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S5E12 Warrior Rising with Jason Van Camp show art S5E12 Warrior Rising with Jason Van Camp

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Warrior Rising is a non-profit charity organized to help veterans become vetrepreneurs. Listen to LTC Olivia Nunn speak with founder and Army Veteran, Jason Van Camp, about Warrior Rising as a family of supporters who are committed to making a difference for veterans in becoming entrepreneurs. 

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S5E11 Code of Support  show art S5E11 Code of Support

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LTC Olivia Nunn speaks with co-founder Kristy Kaufman of Code of Support a non-profit organization that serves the military community. Code of Support helps transform military and veteran lives with their unique PATRIOTlink program. PATRIOTlink is designed to navigate and access critical services that allow Code of Support team members to provide one-on-one support to a military member/family in need.

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S5E10 United States Department of Agriculture Veteran Program show art S5E10 United States Department of Agriculture Veteran Program

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LTC Olivia Nunn speaks with Mr. Bill Ashton, the Military Veterans Agricultural Liason, about the opportunities for veterans with the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Veterans represent 6% of the U.S. population but account for 13.5% of U.S. Small Business, many of those businesses are found within the agriculture and farming industry. Mr. Ashton provides information on various programs, loans, and scholarships available to our veterans. 

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S5E9 Pan-Pacific American Leaders and Mentors with MG (R) Tony Taguba show art S5E9 Pan-Pacific American Leaders and Mentors with MG (R) Tony Taguba

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LTC Olivia Nunn chats with MG (R) Tony Taguba about Pan-Pacific American Leaders and Mentors (PPALM) about leading and mentoring. The PPALM Mentorship Program connects mentees with experienced professionals who have achieved personal, professional, and career success. Mentors provide advice, encouragement, feedback, performance management, and career guidance towards achieving a mentee’s full potential.

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S5E8 Acing Your Resume and Interview with Carla Davie show art S5E8 Acing Your Resume and Interview with Carla Davie

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Carla Davie, a senior Human Resources Professional with 20+ years’ experience in HR/Recruiting Strategy from Slalom, a modern consulting firm focused on strategy, technology, and business transformation, spoke with LTC Olivia Nunn on how to prepare your transition from military service.   We know a few essential tools to get right is your resume and practicing your interview techniques. Listen to LTC Nunn speak with Carla on how you can ACE your transition! 

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S5E7 Joint Women's Leadership Virtual Series show art S5E7 Joint Women's Leadership Virtual Series

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This week listen to LTC Olivia Nunn speak with Corinne Powers and LaTresha Williams about the Joint Women’s Leadership Virtual Series. This leadership series will be a collection of 12 webinars, taking place August through December 2020. These webinars will provide professional development for military servicewomen and veterans. Webinar topics include finance, leadership development, current events, transitioning, and more!

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Military Spouse Jobs has two purposes: assist military spouses, caregivers, and military dependents of working-age obtain a fair and competitive chance of gainful employment and to build a model that directly connects them with the hiring manager and recruiter responsible for that job.  Listen to LTC Olivia Nunn speak with Ms. Deb Kloeppel, the founder of Military Spouse Corporate Career Network, about the purpose of her organization and creating opportunities for our military spouses. 

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S5E5 Merging Vets and Players with Nate Boyer show art S5E5 Merging Vets and Players with Nate Boyer

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MVP empowers combat veterans and former professional athletes by connecting them after the uniform comes off, providing them with a new team to assist with the transition, promote personal development, and show them they are never alone. Listen to LTC Olivia Nunn speak with Army Veteran, former NFL player, and actor, Nate Boyer, on why MVP can make a difference in a veteran's life. 

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S5E4 SANS VetSuccess Academy with Max Shuftan show art S5E4 SANS VetSuccess Academy with Max Shuftan

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SANS is the most trusted and the largest source for information security training and security certification in the world. To help fill the skills gap, SANS created CyberTalent Immersion Academy, an intensive, accelerated training program that provides world class training and GIAC certifications for careers in cybersecurity. Listen to LTC Nunn discuss with Max Shuftan about the opportunities that service members and their spouses can take advantage of to prepare for a career in Cyber Security. 

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Dr. Paul Lawrence serves as the Under Secretary for Benefits in the Veterans Benefits Administration (VA). Dr. Lawrence is committed to connecting and working with our Veterans across America. Listen to LTC Olivia Nunn speak with Dr. Lawrence about new programs within the VA and how our Veterans can stay connected during COVID-19. If you don't know what benefits you are entitled to as a Veteran, be sure to go to www.va.gov and get connected!