Army Revamps Recruiting, Hits Enlistment Goal
|09/17/2019||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
A year after failing to meet its enlistment goal for the first time in 13 years, the U.S. Army is now on track to meet a lower 2019 target after revamping its recruitment effort.
Army leaders tell The Associated Press that they expect to sign up more than 68,000 active duty soldiers for the fiscal year that ends Sept. 30, as the largest branch of the U.S. military increasingly turns to social media and other new online methods to find potential recruits.
Last year, the Army brought in about 70,000 new active duty recruits, well below the 76,500 it needed amid read more >>>