The Dino and the Dude

Bridging our inter-generational gaps The Dino and the Dude Show features a modern day Marine veteran paired with a savvy 'veteran' spouse - bringing their entrepreneurial experiences and charitable endeavors to all things military.

dd2Deb is a writer, entrepreneur, keynote speaker, nurse, military family activist, and military spouse. A senior business executive, she is the Founder, President, and CEO of two military non-profit organizations; the Military Spouse Corporate Career Network (MSCCN) and Corporate America Supports You (CASY). dd1Raised in a military family and a U.S. Marine Corps veteran, Don is an entrepreneur, an expert business consultant, grant writer, fundraiser, an advocate for fellow service members and their families, and the Founder and Executive Director to Military Musters.

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Don and Stacey Talk With Boone Cutler and Dick Fox

Don and Stacey talk with War Fighter - author Boone Cutler.   Don and Stacey talk with Marine Veteran Dick Fox about his new Book; Domestic Nam.    

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PTSD, Biases and its Impact on Veteran Employment

Don and Stacey discuss the impact of PTSD and biases on employment and employers and how vets should respond. 

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Discusssion of Government shut down and organizations that are filling in the gaps. 

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This is the first government shutdown since the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan began. Click here to read the IAVA Government Shutdown FAQ

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What does Patriotism Mean to You?


This week the Military Appreciation Channel welcomes our latest radio show, The Dinosaur and the Dude with co-hosts Don Fried and Deborah Kloeppel. Listen as we dive in, get to know our hosts and discuss what’s to come in their weekly broadcasts of The Dino and the Dude. Today....

  What does patriotism mean to you? Join The Dino and the Dude as they discuss their thoughts on patriotism, the evolution of America while introducing a new twist on how to manage trust funds!
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How Injured Soldiers Transition

An show packed full of information as The Dino and the Dude talk through challenges facing injured soldiers and their families as they transition out of service and into a strained and fragmented system of support. 
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In this week's show The Dino and the Dude tap Don Fried's entrepreneurial endeavor in the employment market and Deb Kloeppels 10+ year history with helping military, veterans and spouses to find employment. Special thanks and a hearty Semper Fidelis to this show's guests, Marine Rob Walston who is currently transitioning out of active duty service after a 20+ year career and Marine veteran, Stacy Bayton, the COO to MSCCN/CASY a non profit organization focused on providing employment readiness training programs and job placement solutions to our military and veteran communities.

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Dino and the Dude

This week the Military Appreciation Channel welcomes our latest radio show, The Dinosaur and the Dude with co hosts Don Fried and Deborah Kloeppel. Listen as we dive in, get to know our hosts and discuss what's to come in their weekly broadcasts of The Dino and the Dude.

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