NextGen MilSpouse

NextGen MilSpouse A fresh and modern take on military life for today's Military Spouse. Powered by MSB New Media. NextGen MilSpouse is the online destination for today’s military spouse.

We deliver fresh perspectives on current events, career advice, small business development, personal finance, and relationships from our dynamic team of military spouse thought leaders via our website, social channels, weekly newsletter, and podcast. Our writing team is working together to tell the story of what it means to be a military spouse today. OUR MISSION If there’s anything military spouses hear WAY too much or WAY too little, depending on our community, it’s THE MISSION. Well, guess what? NextGen MilSpouse has a mission and our mission is YOU. We know that you’re not sitting at home patiently waiting for life to happen…you are making life happen. You embrace various roles, wear many hats and are constantly juggling life. As a NextGen MilSpouse you know how to repeatedly reinvent your career, pack the house for a transoceanic move, pay the bills, fix the clogged sink and keep on rolling with whatever challenge comes your way. When you have a question, a problem, or are looking for a little guidance, we are here. Our mission is to be your trusted source of information, news and advice regarding all things military spouse. As cultural shifts within the military community continue, our mission will remain the same: provide an avenue for military spouses to show that they are anything but dependent. OUR OPINION We are a nonpartisan online magazine that encourages military spouses to engage in the political process. Through a partnership with Homefront Rising, we are supporting military spouses seeking elected office at any level. Our 'We Are OneMilFam' initiative hinges on the core principle that, as milspouses, we are all stronger together. Regardless of our gender, orientation, culture, religion or life choices, we are all in the same boat. Our stories, our voices, our experiences…they count. They matter. We matter. OUR TEAM NextGen MilSpouse’s contributors are the best of the best milspouse bloggers and writers working together to tell the multidimensional story of military spouse life in today’s world. We know what it means to be a military spouse because EVERY member of our writing team is in love with a service member. Our active duty sponsors represent every branch in the Armed Forces. OUR INVITATION This convo isn’t one-way. We want to listen. We want to offer a virtual hug or a glass of wine. You’re never alone at NextGen MilSpouse. You’re among friends. Connect with us and our community of today’s military spouses via Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram and Our Podcast Group.

Mission: We provide an avenue for military spouses to show that they are anything but dependent.

09/23/2020

Who can relate?! 😅🤣🍷

"While military spouses are highly educated, the survey found, they still face under- and unemployment challenges at a h...
09/21/2020
Get Hired or Get Out: New Report Highlights Ongoing Military Spouse Employment Woes

"While military spouses are highly educated, the survey found, they still face under- and unemployment challenges at a higher rate than their civilian counterparts, the report states."

https://www.military.com/spousebuzz/2020/09/17/get-hired-or-get-out-new-report-highlights-ongoing-military-spouse-employment-woes.html

Retention is an ongoing problem for dual-income military families, as military spouses continue to face challenges creating and keeping their own career despite deployments and moves, according to data in a report released Thursday.

#NotoriousRBG 🖤🖤🖤
09/19/2020

#NotoriousRBG 🖤🖤🖤

#RIPRBG May your impact be celebrated for generations to come.

Little known fact: RBG was a military spouse.
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Photo of Martin Ginsburg and Ruth Bader Ginsburg at Fort Sill, Oklahoma in 1954. (From the collection of the Supreme Court of the United States)

Creating professional opportunities for yourself doesn’t have to be cost-prohibitive.https://nextgenmilspouse.com/she-ea...
09/17/2020
She Earned $60k on a $100 Laptop - NextGen MilSpouse

Creating professional opportunities for yourself doesn’t have to be cost-prohibitive.

https://nextgenmilspouse.com/she-earned-60k-on-a-100-laptop/

Creating professional opportunities for yourself doesn’t have to be cost-prohibitive. In some cases, all it takes is a computer, WiFi, and a dream. When you’re first starting out as a freelance writer, you may not have the capital to launch a massive operation, and that’s okay. You can increme...

There's never been a better time than NOW to start your work from home business or side-hustle.Don't know where to start...
09/15/2020

There's never been a better time than NOW to start your work from home business or side-hustle.

Don't know where to start?

We have a list of 28 Businesses and Side-hustles ANY Milspo can do from Home! What type of business or side-hustle do you want to pursue this year?

Get the list here: https://bit.ly/3mi2F7A

Building a financial plan takes time and commitment, which is why many people never get around to doing it. But while th...
09/11/2020
Personal Finance Tips for Military Families During the COVID-19 Pandemic - NextGen MilSpouse

Building a financial plan takes time and commitment, which is why many people never get around to doing it. But while the world has temporarily slowed down, you may have more time to tackle projects you’ve put off in the past.

Ready to get your financial life squared away and begin planning for a brighter financial future? First Command waives all financial planning fees for active duty military and their families, and there is no minimum net worth required!

https://nextgenmilspouse.com/personal-finance-tips-for-military-families-during-the-covid-19-pandemic/

This is a sponsored post from First Command. 2020 has been a tumultuous year, with the pandemic impacting our lives dramatically. Despite – or maybe because of – the widespread hardship, many families have reprioritized what is truly important. At First Command, we believe this is an excellent t...

"Many spouses have to deal with professional licensure requirements that vary from state to state. Some who work in spec...
09/09/2020
On the move? Here are some employment resources for military spouses.

"Many spouses have to deal with professional licensure requirements that vary from state to state. Some who work in specialized career fields face moving to a location where there just aren’t jobs available in that field."

https://www.militarytimes.com/pay-benefits/2020/09/03/on-the-move-here-are-some-employment-resources-for-military-spouses/

There's help from DoD, private organizations and companies, on everything from scholarships to job opportunities.

"...the common unmet need is taking care of the mental health and medical needs of the caregivers -- which can often be ...
09/08/2020
Veteran Caregivers Can Get Free Mental Health Support Through This Service

"...the common unmet need is taking care of the mental health and medical needs of the caregivers -- which can often be done through telehealth."

https://www.military.com/spousebuzz/2020/09/02/veteran-caregivers-can-get-free-mental-health-support-through-service.html

A new program from Solders' Angels is offering free mental health counseling telehealth support to military and veteran caregivers who sign up with the service.

Fall down seven times, stand up eight. 💪🏾🖤💪🏾
09/04/2020

Fall down seven times, stand up eight. 💪🏾🖤💪🏾

Jennifer wanted to ensure that military spouses of color could find places that not only welcomed their money, but their...
08/28/2020
Milspouse Attorney Launches App For Minority Military Spouses - NextGen MilSpouse

Jennifer wanted to ensure that military spouses of color could find places that not only welcomed their money, but their presence.

https://nextgenmilspouse.com/milspouse-attorney-launches-app-for-minority-military-spouses/

As a woman of color, I know all too well the feeling of not being able to walk into any random hair salon and get my hair done, or going to a new area where minorities are exactly that—the minority. While everywhere should be welcoming or accommodating, in today’s climate it’s not always the c...

Anytime you try something new and want to recommend it, simply add it to the category lists on your storefront. With one...
08/24/2020
If You're A Milspouse On Social Media Here's How To Make Money With Amazon - NextGen MilSpouse

Anytime you try something new and want to recommend it, simply add it to the category lists on your storefront. With one link anyone can have access to all your recommendations.

https://nextgenmilspouse.com/why-military-spouse-should-sign-up-for-the-amazon-influencer-program/

Join any military spouse Facebook group, or search any military spouse hashtag on Instagram, and your bound to see our community sharing things they’ve purchased or making product suggestions. From crafts, recipes, to care packages, and PCS moves, military families are some of the biggest Amazon s...

Anyway🤷🏾‍♀️
08/21/2020

Anyway🤷🏾‍♀️

Gonna have to do better than that, pal.

MONEY MOVES💸💸💸Join Milspouse's Kia Young, Social Strategist & Megan Hale LIVE at 2pm ET‼️
08/11/2020

MONEY MOVES💸💸💸

Join Milspouse's Kia Young, Social Strategist & Megan Hale LIVE at 2pm ET‼️

As entrepreneurs, it’s essential we have a rock-solid relationship with cash, which is why we'd love for you to join our very own Kia Young, Social Strategist and our friend & fellow Milspouse, Megan Hale, for an epic talk as she dives into her brand new FREE (‼️) mini-course, Feel Good Money, and how we step into more revenue that intentionally funds our dreams.

LIVE on Kia's page, Kia Young, Social Strategist at 2pm ET‼️

New to Megan? She's a Profit First Business Strategist & Money Mentor for equity-driven entrepreneurs who are ready to step into sustainable growth in a #feelgoodway.

This mini-course is the perfect way to dip your toes into #feelgoodmoney! After you've dipped your toes in, join us at the Beekman Hotel on March 12-14 2021 for the makeHER Milspouse Retreat: Money Edition. 😉

Join us at makeHER NY🍎: https://bit.ly/2DF576F

Suddenly, everyone has heard that you are great at your job and work for free. Of course, NOW they are lining up around ...
08/10/2020
Why Working For Free Undermines Your Professionalism - NextGen MilSpouse

Suddenly, everyone has heard that you are great at your job and work for free. Of course, NOW they are lining up around the block!

Why Working For Free Undermines Your Professionalism:

https://nextgenmilspouse.com/working-for-free/

Working for free (or setting the bar super low) skews your perception of your worth. It's hard enough to put a price on passion. Trying to get the right pricing when everything before has earned you nothing is even harder.

#MilspouseBusiness Owners: Have you ever thought about starting a podcast?This post breaks down 3 reasons why a podcast ...
08/03/2020
Why Your Milspouse Owned Small Business Should Have A Podcast Too - NextGen MilSpouse

#MilspouseBusiness Owners: Have you ever thought about starting a podcast?

This post breaks down 3 reasons why a podcast is beneficial to your business & even goes over a few tips on what to talk about when you're getting started!

https://nextgenmilspouse.com/benefits-of-podcasts/

The benefits of podcasts for small businesses might surprise you. Don't underestimate their potential to amplify your brand.

"Military spouse professionals and entrepreneurs may find reason to cheer the proposals in the FY 2021 NDAA. With so muc...
07/29/2020
What the 2021 National Defense Authorization Act Means for Military Spouse Businesses and Careers - NextGen MilSpouse

"Military spouse professionals and entrepreneurs may find reason to cheer the proposals in the FY 2021 NDAA. With so much else going on in the world, they can breathe a small sigh of relief knowing their needs haven’t been completely lost in the shuffle."

https://nextgenmilspouse.com/national-defense-authorization-act/

The 2021 National Defense Authorization Act doesn't have much for military spouses in the way of career support, but what it does provide may be useful.

#HamptonRoads Military Community‼️It’s open to past and present military personnel, National Guard and Reserve members, ...
07/28/2020
Virtual career fairs for Hampton Roads military community this week

#HamptonRoads Military Community‼️

It’s open to past and present military personnel, National Guard and Reserve members, and military spouses and dependents.

https://www.pilotonline.com/military/vp-nw-virtual-veterans-career-fair-20200727-5vcg7pckbnhwzkz5mnuqslnmbq-story.html

It’s “critical to serve the needs of transitioning soldiers and their families who are leaving the military and joining the civilian world amidst a global crisis,” RecruitMilitary officials wrote in a news release.

It's 2020 and let's face it-- there is no shortage of #MilitarySpouse content creators!From deployments to everyday mili...
07/24/2020
6 Milspouse Lifestyle Instagram Influencers You Should Follow - NextGen MilSpouse

It's 2020 and let's face it-- there is no shortage of #MilitarySpouse content creators!

From deployments to everyday military life, military spouse bloggers and social media influencers have become the epicenter of news and recommendations for today's military families.

https://nextgenmilspouse.com/6-milspouse-lifestyle-instagram-influencers-you-should-follow/

When I started blogging in 2008 on ArmyWife101.com, there were literally tumbleweeds on the internet streets of the milspouse digital community. In fact, social media content creators were called bloggers—not influencers. Instagram didn’t exist, and for the most part, no one was making a living ...

07/22/2020
register.gotowebinar.com

Today at 11:00 am CDT‼️

"Hire Heroes USA Serving Spouses Program is hosting a virtual panel to discuss how to overcome barriers to military spouse employment...Our panelists will speak about different topics including employer bias; limited networks; building seniority in a role / short job cycles; limited Job opportunities (OCONUS); affordable childcare; lack of flexible/remote roles; difficulty explaining gaps on a resume, and entrepreneurship."

https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/6786240050187142667?source=Website

That Friday feeling! 🙌🏿🙌🏿🙌🏿
07/17/2020

That Friday feeling! 🙌🏿🙌🏿🙌🏿

Milspouse Entrepreneurs: Start Your Online Store With Facebook Shops Tool!https://nextgenmilspouse.com/new-facebook-shop...
07/16/2020
New "Facebook Shops" Tool Can Help Milspouses Start Online Stores - NextGen MilSpouse

Milspouse Entrepreneurs: Start Your Online Store With Facebook Shops Tool!

https://nextgenmilspouse.com/new-facebook-shops-tool-can-help-milspouses-start-online-stores/

COVID-19 has forced many businesses to close and employees to lose their jobs. A lack of digital presence with storefront products being available has played a huge roll in this. Here in Fayetteville, NC (home to Fort Bragg and the 82nd airborne), one local brick and mortar shop was forced to quickl...

PCS'ing soon?
07/14/2020

PCS'ing soon?

Lowe’s has generously covered the cost of up to 300 MILLIE Scout jobs. Go to http://ed.gr/cf1yn to learn more!

#LetsPCSTogether #goMILLIE #Lowes

We've all been there.🤣🤦🏾‍♀️
07/13/2020

We've all been there.🤣🤦🏾‍♀️

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NextGen MilSpouse is the epicenter for the military spouse entrepreneur who is serious about their business. With a focus toward enriching our business acumen, wellness, and all-around lifestyle, NextGen Milspouse’s mission is to simple- to offer the support, answers, and community needed to have a successful, lucrative business, unapologetically.

NextGen Milspouse was founded by Adrianna Domingos-Lupher- a military spouse and successful entrepreneur in her own right, and is now powered by Milspo Media- a conglomerate providing proven business resources and earning opportunities for milspouse entrepreneurs, creatives, and influencers. Connect with us and our community of NextGen Milspouses via Facebook (Group: The NextGen Milspouse), Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram., We also invite you to subscribe to our weekly newsletter, The Bottom Line, by visiting our website: www.nextgenmilspouse.com.

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