In this Thursday, Sept. 20, 2012 photo, Army Reservist Tiffany Mellers of Bridgeport, Conn., right, poses for staff at a Brooks Brothers store while being fitted for a new suit as Air F

 

              In this Thursday, Sept. 20, 2012 photo, Army Reservist Tiffany Mellers of Bridgeport, Conn., right, poses for staff at a Brooks Brothers store while being fitted for a new suit as Air F
In this Thursday, Sept. 20, 2012 photo, Army Reservist Tiffany Mellers of Bridgeport, Conn., right, poses for staff at a Brooks Brothers store while being fitted for a new suit as Air Force veteran Janette Blackmore of Maryland, left, looks on in West Hartford, Conn. Mellers and Blackmore are participating in the University of Connecticut's Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities. More than 200,000 people are discharged from the U.S. military each year, and advocates say they often possess qualities that make good entrepreneurs: resourcefulness, a taste for risk-taking and a can-do attitude. Nonprofit groups, state governments and U.S. agencies are all providing business training aimed at giving them new purpose and easing their transition to civilian life. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)