Tom Morkes is a West Point grad, Iraq War veteran, and founder of, a company that helps authors launch their books to bestseller. You can get inside his brain at where he applies what he learned leading troops in combat to writing, art, and entrepreneurship.

In this episode, Tom Morkes tells his story about why he joined the military– his West Point experience, and shares his experience as an Army Officer. We discuss his thought process building as a personal brand, advantages, and things to consider for those thinking about building their own personal brand as part of transitioning.

Tom gives valuable insights through his own experience of leaving the military and traveling the world while running his business from a laptop computer. He believes these opportunities are available to every Veteran who is willing to put in the time learning, and work hard.

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