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Act by May 23 – new incentives bundled into retention bonus program

Act by May 23 – new incentives bundled into retention bonus program

| May 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

Active duty Soldiers have a few days for a decision window – until May 23 – to apply for the Selective Retention Bonus Program, which has some new sweeteners added as a way to entice those now on active duty to continue serving.

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Competition brings together career counselors from across the region

Competition brings together career counselors from across the region

| February 2, 2017 | 0 Comments

Career counselors from across U.S. Army-Pacific theater of operations gathered, here, to represent their commands in a competition for USARPAC Career Counselor of the Year.

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Bonuses, incentives to retain Soldiers amid push for million-strong force

Bonuses, incentives to retain Soldiers amid push for million-strong force

| January 19, 2017 | 0 Comments

With the total Army tasked to expand by 28,000 troops this year, the service hopes to retain quality Soldiers with incentives, such as cash bonuses up to $10,000 for extensions, the Army’s top enlisted member said Jan. 12.

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‘Broncos’ train, fight w/partners across Pacific

‘Broncos’ train, fight w/partners across Pacific

| December 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

The 3rd Brigade Combat Team, “Broncos,” 25th Infantry Division, began a successful year as companies assigned to 2nd Battalion, 27th Inf. Regiment, “Wolfhounds,” loaded up a U.S. Army logistics support vessel for an exercise at the Pohakuloa Training Area (PTA), on the island of Hawaii, in January.

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Army makes changes to retention programs

Army makes changes to retention programs

| November 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

Career counselors are urging Army Soldiers to read the changes to the Army enlisted force retention program, re-class and initial entry requirements that took effect in 2016.

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‘Wayfinder’ wins USARPAC Career Counselor of Year

‘Wayfinder’ wins USARPAC Career Counselor of Year

| February 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

Staff Sgt. John McDermott, battalion career counselor, 29th Brigade Engineer Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, won the U.S. Army-Pacific Command Career Counselor of the Year, here, Jan. 28.

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