On Veterans Day, we as a country will come together to honor the men and women who have served this country honorably and proudly in uniform. As these veterans served the United States overseas, it is important that on this day we reflect on how we can support them when they return. With many of our service-members returning from abroad to a weak economy, it is our collective responsibility to ensure veterans have the economic opportunities to build their lives here at home.
As a veteran, I know first-hand the challenges of returning from duty and embarking on a new career. Based on my experience, I knew this industry could offer both veterans both the opportunity to start a new career and business.
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Welch is an Army veteran, attorney and owner of Children’s Lighthouse Learning Centers in Austin