Serving in the United States military is an honor. Serving in the United States military in combat is a distinction few achieve. Even among combat veterans, the Purple Heart, awarded to those wounded or killed in combat with the enemy, receives a special and heartfelt nod of respect.
August 7th is Purple Heart Day. We should strive to remember and assist those that receive the Purple Heart every day. On August 7th, these 10 unique items about the Purple Heart make the day stand out.
10 Things to Remember About the Purple Heart
Purple Heart recipients need to be remembered every day, not just on August 7th. Be sure to reach out and thank them for all they have done!
Author Biography: Chad Storlie is a Retired US Army Officer, the author of Combat Leader to Corporate Leader and has published over 460 articles in over 206 publications on military veterans, career advancement, business, leadership, strategy, education, financial planning, and national security topics. Chad excels as an author, mentor, speaker, and teacher showing business leaders and military veterans how military skills make lives, careers, and businesses better. Chad is an adjunct Professor of Marketing at the University of Minnesota – Carlson School of Management. Chad has a BA from Northwestern University and an MBA from Georgetown University. Follow Chad @CombatToCorp and www.CombatToCorporate.com.