Top 5 Precautions To Be Considered Before Joining the US Navy As is the case with any career objective, it is imperative that one take certain considerations in mind in order to limit the possibilities for catastrophic outcomes. Joining the U.S. Navy is no different and there are certain prerequisites which must be addressed before such a mammoth task is embarked upon. This piece will therefore introduce the necessaries which are mandatory for any individual hoping to enlist in this prestigious organization.
1) Have a Dream/Goal
The principal thing to do is to ensure that there is a goal in mind. As the adage goes “without a vision, the people perish” and this must be clearly considered before anything else. This means whether you are a recent high-school graduate or Full Story
DOD Slashes Army Man Power The US Defense Secretary under pressure from the Obama administration wants to cut from the current 522,000 Army soldiers to a little less than 450,000. This would mean that the US Army manpower will be at the same size as it was in World War II.
Department of Defense secretary, Chuck Hagel, is proposing to shrink the Army rosters along with closing Army bases.
However, General Ray Odierno, the Army chief of staff, mentioned “many have the misperception that the Army is no longer busy. People tend to think that the Army is out of Iraq and Afghanistan, and that there is not much going on.”
Many are left to wonder if our global military readiness will be strong Full Story