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Posted on Oct 31, 2018
LTC Jason Mackay
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LTC Jason Mackay Colonel, this is one of the best articles that I have read in some time. Excellent work!
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CPO Nate Szejniuk
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LTC Jason Mackay EXCELLENT! You might get a former Enlisted to write something similar. Also, in today's military the number of Enlisted with degrees and some with advanced degrees is growing. I also think it is important to state that not all people want to go from Enlisted to Officer.

Many enlisted technicians today are seeking degrees and continuing to get advanced technical skills so they can file senior middle managers told where leadership is lacking, especially in the civilian community. Your thoughts!
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LTC Jason Mackay
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CPO Nate Szejniuk - not arguing that all enlisted with degrees pursue a commission. This was to answer the myriad of posts by Army Cadets seeking branch selection advice. Not everyone is cut out for or wants to pursue a commission, and that is OK.
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LTC Jason Mackay
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CPO Nate Szejniuk - if you have problems tagging a certain person, you can copy their link, then delete down to just the 5-6 digit number in the middle of the link and that exact tag should pop up.
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CPO Nate Szejniuk
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LTC Jason Mackay - Sir, Roger that. I agree, not all enlisted with a degree should or need to pursue a commission. Savvy technicians are also critical to unit success. Many of your same points about preferences are just as critical to enlisted personnel as they plan careers and in the end what they - really want. No worries, no worries!
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CPT Aaron Kletzing
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This is awesome guidance. I liked the "Red Herring" topics -- so true! The "Cool Guy Schools" has so much sway over people, it's eye opening.
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Glad to see the article got posted! Thanks for letting me help sir!
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LTC Jason Mackay
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Thanks for helping
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Capt Sabrena Goldman
Capt Sabrena Goldman
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GA Tech Army ROTC or Carnegie Melon (joint with Penn) AF ROTC?
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