Two of the common edducation incentives to join the military are: Paid college tuition assistance while on Active DutyThe Montgomery and Post 9/11 GI Bills, which can be used to pay for school while serving or, more commonly, after the Servicemember separates. As a bonus, the Post 9/11 G.I. Bill can often be passed to a spouse or children for … [Read more...] about 10 Military-Friendly Colleges For Active Duty and Veterans
7 Highest Ranking Careers for Honesty and Ethics Based on Gallup’s Honesty and Ethics Poll Mention any specific career, and we can all draw up certain images in our minds. These perceptions can arise from any number of possible sources – personal experiences, the nature of the job, media portrayals, and common stereotypes, to name a … [Read more...] about 7 Best Careers for Honesty and Ethics on 2022 Gallup Poll
The Pentagon is one of those places you see in movies but otherwise rarely think about. It’s like a mythical creature, often referenced in news reports as its own entity — “According to the Pentagon,” they say, as if it were a person and not simply a building with “17.5 miles of corridors and a total floor area of 6.6 million square feet.” To … [Read more...] about How I Became a Non-Commissioned Officer at the Pentagon
Americans join the military for many reasons, including protecting our country, access to free job training, job security in a good-paying career, and, of course, awesome educational benefits. In fact, the educational benefits are a huge incentive, especially for those who don’t already have a degree (or a college scholarship to pay for … [Read more...] about 7 Reasons Why Enlisted Military Should Get A College Degree
Young people join the military for a wide range of personal reasons. Some are looking for an opportunity to get paid job training so they can start a long-term career. Others are enticed by the chance to move away from home and add some adventure to their lives. One of the biggest, most universal draws for joining the military is the … [Read more...] about Should I Join the Military to Get College Paid For?