Beyond the Uniform
About This Show
Beyond the Uniform is a show to help military veterans navigate their civilian career. Each week, I meet with different veterans to learn more about their civilian career, how they got there, and what advice they'd give to other military personnel.
Most Recent Episode
David Lee: Marines to Stanford Business School
2 days ago
“In terms of the highest tangible ROI, an MBA is hard to beat as a veteran, especially for someone like me coming from a non-technical background." – David Lee David Lee will be attending the Stanford Graduate School of Business next September after over six years of service in the US Marine Corps. He has served as the Director of MBA and Other Graduate Programs at Service 2 School, a free resource to help veterans get into their dream education program. As a result, he has's got a wealth of knowledge for veterans considering going to school once they get out of the military. A NROTC graduate of the University of Michigan, David was academically #1 of 600 at the Officer Candidate School. In this conversation, we cover a lot of topics, including: His decision to leave the Marine Corps Analyzing grad school problems, their fit, and potential return How Service 2 School provided free help in his application process Surprises in the grad school admission process Advice to those considering applying to schools once they leave the military And much, much more… Listen to it on iTunes. Stream by clicking here. Download as an MP3 by right-clicking here and choosing “save as.”