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Guide to Joining the Military

Guide to Joining the Military


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The ultimate show with discussion about joining the military,,, choosing the right military career for you.

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Every year, high school students, and recent graduates choose to start a military career. One of the first, and most important steps, in the enlistment process is the ASVAB, yet many choose not to prepare for this all-important exam.

For years, anyone who wanted to join the military had to take the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) exam. Now, many potential service members can take the PICAT in the privacy of their homes.

During the last episode a caller asked me why I joined the military. I thought I'd tell my story.

This episode goes back to the basics of joining the military.

Military Recruiters are paid to sell their own branch of the military. I am often told, to my amazement, that students choose a branch of the military because the recruiter made them think that only that branch could meet their needs. This... more

After you've met with the recruiter and you've made the decision to join the military; the next big hurdle (after the ASVAB) is the MEPS experience. There you will take the physical exam and the ASVAB (if you haven't already taken... more

What's on the agenda after high school? Thinking about the military... make sure you're prepared!

If you've met with a recruiter and you're ready for the next step... Make sure you're prepared! Along with your physical exam, the ASVAB is an important part of your journey into the military!

Guide to Joining the Military 3rd Edition was released Tuesday 11/19. This episode focuses on meeting the military recruiter for the first time... What to expect and how to prepare.

This is the first broadcast of the Guide to Joining the Military program and is meant to give an overview of the recruiting process.