These Troops Used Their Tough Military Training To Launch Successful Businesses

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More and more troops are returning from Iraq and Afghanistan, and facing a similar dilemma: What do you do after you’ve spent several intense years in battle zones? How do you build a new career from scratch?

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For these four vets, the creative problem solving, quick thinking, and relentless work ethic they developed in the military all added up to one career option that made perfect sense: become an entrepreneur. Here’s how they parlayed their skills and experience into business success.

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This post originally appeared at BNET.

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