Military Career

The Military1 Career Topic provides news reports, expert opinion, video resources and more on choosing and advancing your career in the military. In this topic you’ll find information on career options, benefits, pay, advancing your career, legislation and preparing for the military to civilian transition.

Military Career Articles

Navy's new hair rules don't apply to midshipmen

ANNAPOLIS, Md. — A Navy rule change that lets servicewomen wear ponytails and other longer hairstyles won't apply to the U.S. Naval Academy. The Capital reports that academy spokesman Cmdr. David McKinney said the updated policy does ... - More

Military Career Videos

82nd Airborne conducts mass jump

Members of the U.S. Army's 82nd Airborne Division jump from C-17 Globemaster III transport planes near Zaragoza, Spain during NATO Exercise Trident Juncture - Ultimate Reach 16. Filmed on November 4, 2015. - More

Military Career Exclusives

6 tips for hacking the GI Bill system

By SPC Joshua Heath RallyPoint 1) Choose a degree that leads to a career and a school that can help build a career network. I know it looks tempting to get the BAH, and take random classes. Don’t take that temptation. If you have to, go to ... - More