The United States Navy has a school to teach every enlisted man and woman the skills they need to do their job. These schools go through the many different specialized skills which will be beneficial not just in the duties the sailor will be performing but simply how to be the best sailor they can be. There are a few things you should know about what to expect at a Navy … [Read more...] about What to Expect at Navy School
Military recruiting requirements are being lowered due to growing disqualification issues with America's youth largely centered on weight, drug use. Department of Defense Secretary Ashton Carter gave a talk on ?Force of the Future? military reforms this week which may involve relaxed recruiting guidelines on everything from single-parent enlistees to drug use and obesity. … [Read more...] about Are Military Recruiting Requirements Being Lowered?
USMilitary.com featured columnist Dr. Sasha Toperich is the Chairman of the Supervisory Board of the "Mediterranean Development Initiative" (MDI) based in Tunis, Tunisia, and is a Senior Fellow at the Center for Transatlantic Relations SAIS at The Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies at Johns Hopkins University in Washington D.C. Early Background ? The … [Read more...] about Terrorism in Libya: Causes and Effects
When comparing the pay scale in the American job market people often think that civilian jobs are better than a career in the military. Those people would be wrong. Since figuring military pay can be complicated, here are some of the top paying jobs in the military, which proves that a job in the military can lead to a stable financial career. Military Physicians and … [Read more...] about Top Five Highest Paying Jobs After Serving in the United States Military
One of the great myths on the US Military is that the defenders of our freedom are poorly paid. While that might have been true back in the 70s, in order to improve the recruit quality the military pay has been boosted significantly, especially after President Obama signed the 2015 National Defense Authorization Act. According to the new rules, base military pay across all … [Read more...] about Busting the Myth of Low Paid Soldiers in the US Military