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At a small gathering, I recently asserted to an audience of both veterans and civilians that veterans make exceptional business entrepreneurs. The fellow vets in the room nodded in agreement — I was only stating what they already knew — and most of the civilians gave very polite responses of encouragement. Later that evening though, a gentleman pulled me aside and inquired in a soft tone, “My understanding is that soldiers just take orders. How can you be an entrepreneur if you need someone to tell you what to do?”

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