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Tag Archives: Military Recruiting

Recession or Patriotism? College Grads Turn to the Military

Many newspapers have been reporting lately about the influx of college grads looking to join the military. Army Sgt. William Maldonado, a recruiter from Massachusetts says: “It’s not 18-year-olds fresh … Continue reading

March 2, 2010 · 3 Comments

Sports & Entertainment: Gateway to Motivating Youth

Brands have utilized passion points such as sports, music, television, and movies to sell their products to youth and gain some incredible brand loyalty. Most successful brands have figured out … Continue reading

January 8, 2010 · Leave a comment

Army To Continue Enlisting Legal Non-Citizens With Special Skills

The MAVNI pilot recruiting-program approved by Congress through December 31st, 2009 was extended for another 60 days through February 10th 2010 until further review. Through this program, non-citizens that possess … Continue reading

January 2, 2010 · 1 Comment

Military Recruiting, Matter of National Security

In case you missed it, only 30% of 17-24 population is eligible for military service, mainly due to lack of education and obesity amongst other factors. To get the full … Continue reading

November 20, 2009 · 1 Comment

Army Career Tracker-A Tool for Retention & Recruiting?

Planned for launch in 2010, the US Army is introducing a Career Tracker, an internet portal that is a one-stop place for career development, moving toward promotions, and help with … Continue reading

October 15, 2009 · Leave a comment

Anti-War/Anti-Military Recruitment Org Returns From Afghanistan With a Change of Heart

Code Pink, a leading women run peace organization has returned from a two week stint in Kabul with some changed views. Although they don’t want more troops sent to Afghanistan … Continue reading

October 14, 2009 · 4 Comments

Pilot Programs, Cost Efficient Way for Military Marketing?

My last post discussed that military recruiters shouldn’t get too excited about filling the ROTC ranks this fall. Although this is a good time and the hard work should be … Continue reading

September 30, 2009 · 2 Comments