70 episodes

The After Action Review (AAR) is all about Veteran entrepreneurs!

These Veterans are making their mark on the world by taking a chance at owning their own business or running a non-profit for some terrific causes. They share their experiences and lessons learned from the military and how they're bringing all of that to their entrepreneurial endeavors. These are their stories, from military service to entrepreneurship.

Email me at rodrodriguez@theaarpodcast.com

The After Action Review Podcast Rod Rodriguez

    • Business
    • 5.0 • 19 Ratings

The After Action Review (AAR) is all about Veteran entrepreneurs!

These Veterans are making their mark on the world by taking a chance at owning their own business or running a non-profit for some terrific causes. They share their experiences and lessons learned from the military and how they're bringing all of that to their entrepreneurial endeavors. These are their stories, from military service to entrepreneurship.

Email me at rodrodriguez@theaarpodcast.com

    Hives for Heroes - Saving lives through bee keeping

    Hives for Heroes - Saving lives through bee keeping

    Hives for Heroes is a national military veteran non-profit organization focusing on honey bee conservation, suicide prevention, and a healthy transition from service.

    Go to www.HivesforHeroes.com for more information!

    • 28 min
    Marine Vet Andrew Beltran, Original Grain

    Marine Vet Andrew Beltran, Original Grain

    Raising cash, staying the course, and bad calls!

    Andrew Beltran started Original Grain from his barracks room while still it the Marines. We talk about the long journey to where they are today, how raising money's changed, and what to do when you made a bad call.

    • 36 min
    Episode 66 - The Last Episode with Chris McPhee

    Episode 66 - The Last Episode with Chris McPhee

    Chris McPhee is the founder of Green Beret Media, PMP expert, and the most honest straight shooter I know. I invited him to be on what is most likely the last episode of this podcast.

    Chris and I talk about the state of Veteran culture, Veteran entrepreneurship, and what I consider personally to be some shady business tactics we've both seen. 

    To learn more about Green Beret Media go to https://greenberetmedia.com/

    Heads up! NSFW (NOT SAFE FOR WORK)

    • 1 hr 37 min
    Actress Jennifer Marshall

    Actress Jennifer Marshall

    Jennifer Marshall is a Navy Veteran, accomplished actress, model, and super mom. From the Navy to Stranger Things, we talk about her start in showbiz, what you should know before you decide to take on Hollywood, and how do you keep a secret identity exactly? All that and more!

    Twitter: @jenn13jenn13
    Instagram: @jenn13jenn13
    Facebook: www.facebook.com/actressjennifermarshall

    • 42 min
    Suit Soldier's Chris Coker

    Suit Soldier's Chris Coker

    Chris Coker is a prior service Army Officer and Airborne Ranger, business consultant, podcaster and entrepreneur. Suit Soldier helps people understand how to take military expertise and inject it into business. Chris is an agent of change that has coached countless veterans and spoken at conferences to help veterans find their purpose and thrive once they take off the uniform. 

    • 45 min
    Professional Consultant Jim White

    Professional Consultant Jim White

    Jim White an Army Veteran and a professional consultant with decades of experience. In this episode we talked about the increasing abuse of the word "consultant", what you need to know about the profession, and how to tell the fakes from the real deal.

    All that and more!

    Jim White's LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jimwhiterdu/
    Harbor Pilots LLC: http://harbor-pilots.com/

    • 42 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
19 Ratings

19 Ratings

Kim 12345679 ,

Great Content and Fun to Listen to

I came across this podcast and can’t get enough of it! Rod the host is great and I learn so much listening.

Definitely check it out.

They also did a great job sharing my message as a business owner.

Stacey the Busy Mom ,

Great message

I'm loving hearing the stories of these amazing vets! It's wonderful to hear someone give voice to our heroes.

THMSRGRS ,

Important podcast

As a vet who didn’t know who to reach out to. I can say all these episodes have valuable lessons. Binge and learn!

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