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

More Navy officers fired for collisions at sea that killed 17 US sailors

By W.J. Hennigan Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON — Two senior Navy officers were fired Monday due to a “loss of confidence in their ability to command” after two collisions with civilian ships in the western Pacific killed ... - 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

The importance of military mentoring explained

By Col. John McClellan RallyPoint Leadership likes to think in terms of "programs". I, too, thought like this as a young leader. As a lieutenant – I was raised on OPD/NCOPD and I did things like read most of the professional read ... - More