Foundations Step Up to Support CTL’s Mission

(LEAVENWORTH, KAN. – DEC. 31, 2017) The Center for Transitional Leadership (CTL) has experienced its best year yet for support from foundations. The JE Dunn Family Foundation, Breidenthal-Snyder Foundation, Spencer C. Duncan Make It Count Foundation and the Gary Sinise Foundation...
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CTL Teams with KC AUSA for Young Professionals

(Kansas City, Dec. 4, 2017) The Center for Transitional Leadership partnered with the Greater Kansas City Chapter of the Association of the United States Army to present the Young Professionals Leadership Transition Program.  This program was designed to help veterans and...
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CTL Graduates its last FastTrac Class

(Leavenworth, October 26, 2017) The Center for Transitional Leadership in partnership with the Kauffman Foundation and Fort Leavenworth Soldier For Life program office graduated its last class on Fort Leavenworth, October 20, 2017. The class that just graduated, started with 20...
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CTL Visits Hollis+Miller architects

(Kansas City, October 11, 2017) Kirk Horner, Keegan Jackson, and Bob Maggio of Hollis + Miller (HM) hosted a visit of nine CTL associates to their beautiful new headquarters in the Corrigan Building in downtown Kansas City. Other business leaders who participated in this visit...
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CTL Visit to Country Club Bank

(Kansas City, August 30, 2017). Nine CTL associates visited Country Club Bank on the Country Club Plaza to learn about banking and opportunities in the financial sector. They were welcomed by Paul Thompson, Chairman/CEO/President & CEO and Mary O’Connor, Exec. VP...
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New Book: Transitions 2.0 by Robert R. Ulin

(August 7, 2017 – Kansas City, MO and Denver, CO) Robert R. Ulin’s new book is targeted toward military personnel transitioning to the private sector, outlining what it takes to get hired and stay employed. But the non-fiction book can also be applied to anyone changing careers....
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CTL Visits KC SmartPort to learn about logistics operations

(Kansas City – June 27, 2016) Chris Gutierrez, president of KC SmartPort hosted a meeting with thirteen CTL associates in his offices in the elegantly refurbished Union Station. Members of the KC Smartport board of advisers also attended including representatives from...
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CTL Hosts Hiring Vets Event with John Buckley from Koch Industries

(Overland Park – June 8, 2016) About 60 business leaders and veterans participated in an event at The GRID, a collaborative workspace, to hear retired colonel John Buckley, military relations manager for Koch Industries. John, a former CTL associate, has facilitated the hiring of...
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CTL Associates visit the Uniformed Service Benefit Association

(Overland Park – May 3, 2016) Six CTL associates involved in the Executive Leadership Transition Program visited the offices of the Uniformed Services Benefit Association (USBA) to learn about the insurance industry and network with USBA leadership. Our hosts were retired Air...
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FastTrac Graduation with KC Mayor Sly James

(Kansas City – April 6, 2016) Nineteen veterans making the transition from military service to the private sector graduated this week from the Kauffman FastTrac New Venture entrepreneurial development program. This program was offered by Fort Leavenworth’s “Soldier for Life”...
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