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Jon Willis - Travel Risk Manager
Jon Willis - Travel Risk Manager
CASE STUDY
with former Corporal Jon Willis
Supporting Veterans in times of crisis
Supporting Veterans in times of crisis
ARTICLES
Veteran and Stoll resident Tina Fairbrass shares her story of how she overcame an extremely difficult time in her life
Things I wish I’d known …
Things I wish I’d known …
ARTICLES
Thinking about starting a business when you leave the Forces? Regular QUEST contributor, Steve Bulleyment, director of Lincolnshire-based specialist auto locksmith company Car Key Man, takes us through the top five things he wishes he’d known before striking out on his own – in the hope they’ll help you decide if starting a business is one of your options too!
The enterprise effect
The enterprise effect
COVER STORY
Since its launch, X-Forces Enterprise (XFE) – the leading organisation for enterprise in the Armed Forces community – has nurtured and guided more than 1,300 new businesses and facilitated £12.45 million in seed funding.
Soldiering On Awards announce 2019 finalists
Soldiering On Awards announce 2019 finalists
NEWS
We are delighted to announce the 2019 Finalists for each category in the Soldiering On Awards, celebrating the best of the Armed Forces community. The Awards president, General the Lord Dannatt, and his vice-president, Debra Allcock-Tyler, led a distinguished panel of judges in choosing from an outstanding field of nominations, with twice as many submissions being received than the previous year.
Social housing to be prioritised for former Service personnel with PTSD
Social housing to be prioritised for former Service personnel with PTSD
NEWS
Former Service personnel suffering from PTSD or other mental illnesses will be prioritised for social housing under new proposals. New measures could help councils ensure that members of the Armed Forces and Veterans suffering from mental ill health are given priority for social housing. Divorced partners of Armed Forces personnel will also benefit for the first time.
Opening the door to motorsport for disabled drivers
Opening the door to motorsport for disabled drivers
NEWS
Team BRIT – the most inspirational team in motorsport – is creating an exciting opportunity for disabled drivers, through its new Racing Academy.
The connectors - Helps Former Armed Forces
The connectors - Helps Former Armed Forces
COVER STORY
Veterans’ Gateway is a 24-hour service that helps former Armed Forces personnel to navigate their new lives as civilians. But who are the people at the end of the phone line and what is their own experience of resettlement?
Avoid the umbrella trap
Avoid the umbrella trap
ARTICLES
Former Royal Engineer Rob Burgess (pictured) tells us about the pitfalls of umbrella companies for self-employed contractors – and how he can help you avoid them
Captain James Wadsworth unveils Tour de Troops Castles 2019
Captain James Wadsworth unveils Tour de Troops Castles 2019
NEWS
Captain James Wadsworth unveils Tour de Troops Castles 2019

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