Geaux VeteransOur Heroes…Our Community!
Angela E. Guidroz
CEO/ Executive Director
Wednesday, January 05, 2011
For Impact Organization
Creating Career Pathways for the Veteran Community.
Geaux Mentoring® Geaux Work® and Geaux Leaders Institute ® invests in our workforce and communities while serving those Active Military Transitioning, Active Guard and Reserve and all Honorably Discharged Veterans who have served a grateful nation.
Create career pathways and mentoring programs that support the individual Veteran's Career Goals while partnering with Employers through national and local best practices that invest in our Veteran/Military workforce in the state of Louisiana
The Leaders Institute will further develop those goals into the future for the state of Louisiana Citizens.
Central clearinghouse of trained workforce ready Veterans and Employers who hire them at the community level. (efficiency)
Geaux Leaders Institute®
Developing Louisiana leaders through military leadership principles. (effectiveness)
Creation of sustaining service offerings that will provide Careers for Veterans internally and connect them with external possibilities. (innovation, effectiveness, sustainability)
Geaux Veterans will focus on sustainability through private foundation funding, public support, corporate sponsorship, philanthropic giving, onsite and ecommerce sale of specialized training programs and services.
The Veteran employment goal internally will be at 75% or higher.
Certified Microsoft Business Partner
Office 365, Cloud Business Implementation
Certified Adobe Business Catalyst Partner
Non-Profit Technology Consulting and Implementation
Tax and Business Incentives for Veteran Employment
Business Sustainability built around working smarter
Technology applications utilizing Geaux Veterans internal model
Marketing and Branding as a Military Friendly Employer with actual ROI to measure and report to the community on the succuess.
Organizations in need of Funding
Mentoring programs offer a coaching relationship for Veterans and business alike.
Through partnerships with establish trade apprenticeships, technical schools, higher education and industry, Veterans Administration, Military and Service components … the only truecompetition is fear of the unknown.
“What is the definition of courage? Seeing, feeling and experiencing fear, and doing what you have to in spite of it. Going to the fear and pushing forward.”
The Next Steps
Commitment to Founding Sponsors
Building in Baton Rouge for Geaux Veterans
Employer and Legislative Partnerships established.
Hire Staff, Write Programs, Enroll Participants and Employers
Make it Happen!