Tom Morkes

Tom Morkes is the author of COMMAND, founder of, and co-founder of, a business training platform for veterans. Tom helps innovators start, finish, and ship creative projects by applying what he learned leading troops in combat to entrepreneurship, art, and writing over at

Recent articles from Tom Morkes

Boots to Business is a free, two-day workshop designed to teach separating or retired military members and their spouses how to start their own business.  Offered by The Small Business Association and Syracuse University's Institute for Veterans and Military Families, the program includes eight different modules to help participants identify and develop good businesses.   (U.S. Air Force illustration by Airman 1st Class Jensen Stidham/ Released)
3 Reasons Why Veterans Make Great Entrepreneurs
Here are three reasons veterans make great business owners and entrepreneurs.