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Portable Career and Virtual Business Owners Training for Military Spouses, Transitioning Active Duty, Veterans, and Retirees

Emporia, VA (PRWEB) October 22, 2004

Military spouses, transitioning active duty, US veterans, retirees, and their DEERS eligible family members now have a new resource to help them develop portable careers and virtual businesses that can be operated on the Internet from virtually anywhere.

Co-sponsored by The Department of The Navy and The Navy Personnel Command, this NO COST initiative will increase employment opportunities and improve the economic well-being for military spouses, US veterans, retirees, transitioning active duty personnel and their eligible family members.

The service operates an online member’s only community, and, hosts an interactive online environment where participants can learn and access virtual business startup resources and experts using asynchronous and synchronous training methods. Individuals who are interested in starting their own virtual portable business can visit the website located at, 24/7 to register for a member’s account. Core topics include:

Starting a Virtual Business 101

Promoting the Virtual Model Concept

Communicating in a Virtual Environment

Marketing Your Virtual Company

Virtual Business Owners Real-time Seminars

To attend an online real-time web seminar the following (minimum) system requirements are recommended:

PC Minimum Requirements:

Pentium III or compatible

Windows 98 or later (Windows XP or later Recommended)

64 MB RAM (128 MB Ram or higher Recommended)

800 x 600 Resolution (1024 x 768 Recommended)

28.8Kbps Dial-up (High-speed, Cable or DSL Recommended)

Additional recommendation:

Word Processing package that can read text and rich text format documents


Some resources are available in Portable Document Format (PDF) and require the Adobe Acrobat Viewer, if you do not have the viewer installed on your computer system, you can download it by visiting: . If you are experiencing difficulty, visit the feedback page at to receive technical support.

VBO is co-sponsored by the Department of the Navy and the Navy Personnel Command and is presented on the Network at

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