US National Guard

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Everyone should serve

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Current Employee - 68W Instructor in Oklahoma City, OK
Current Employee - 68W Instructor in Oklahoma City, OK

I have been working at US National Guard part-time (more than 10 years)

Pros

Get to travel and meet new people.
Great experiance that I can use to help my civilican life.
Great values system.
I feel like I'm actually contributing to something much bigger than myself that will help make things better for my family in the future.

Cons

Extremely Senior upper management doesn't seem to understand what really goes on my level.
Takes time away from family, and sometimes on EXTREMELY short notice.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

DON'T MICRO MANAGE EVERYTHING!!!

Recommends
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    Tons of opportunities, but you need to be persistent in getting what you want. Do NOT take "NO" for an answer

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    Current Employee - Medical Laboratory Technician in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Medical Laboratory Technician in Chicago, IL

    I have been working at US National Guard full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    They pay 100% of college tuition.

    Cons

    I heard my state is trying to cut the college tuition funding.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Try to get people actual hands on training for their jobs other than just AIT.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Recruiting Manager

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    Current Employee - Recruiting NCOIC in Portland, OR
    Current Employee - Recruiting NCOIC in Portland, OR

    I have been working at US National Guard full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Flexible hours, great pay, awesome benefits. Watching young people mature in front of your eyes is a great feeling.

    Cons

    Sometimes it's a numbers game and the focus get shifted to the quantity of recruits instead of the quality of the young men and women being recruited.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Listen to your leaders. They are on the front lines.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
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