These Military Veterans Are on a Mission to End Sex Trafficking

Jeremy Mahugh, Co-Founder and Senior Vice President of DeliverFund, talks about the nonprofit’s mission to end human trafficking. March 1, 2019 1 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Jeremy Mahugh, Co-Founder of DeliverFund and a former Navy SEAL, shares insights about the vast number of human trafficking victims at home and abroad, and how DeliverFund team members use counterterrorism tactics to rescue those who are suffering. Working to reduce trafficking numbers 80 percent over the next five years, DeliverFund trains, equips and advises law enforcement agencies across the country to help identify and rescue victims. Jeremy and host David Meltzer discuss how parents can protect their children from trafficking and the importance of raising awareness about the scale of the issue, as well as the economic and emotional impacts of human trafficking. Related: Why Denny’s CEO John Miller Prioritizes People and Purpose to Deliver Profitability Read_more Related posts: […]

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20 Things Military Veteran Entrepreneurs Know About Risk That You Can Use Every Day

20 Things Military Veteran Entrepreneurs Know About Risk That You Can Use Every Day “My military background taught me how to create a successful team by surrounding myself with smart people. It’s important to know your strengths and weaknesses and to put people around you who have shared values and who can do the things you’re not good at. I don’t want to be the weakest link in the chain! “I would add that being part of a team is to expect to learn from everybody. I was 21 years old and had just graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy. I was sent to my first squadron as a division officer. In that role, I was in charge of leading 10 people who were 10 to 15 years older than me and who knew a lot more than I did. I walked in and said if you want me to […]

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