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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDT
Forum studies bleak recruiting future of the all-volunteer Army
U.S. Army Recruiting Command gathered leading public and private sector thinkers to study the future of recruiting as the quality of the prospect pool dwindles. More...
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDT
Army Cyber capabilities increasing to include Guard, Reserve
The Army's top cyberspace experts said increasing digital capabilities of the force include 11 cyber protection brigades in the National Guard, and 400 more Cyber Soldiers in the Army Reserve. More...
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDT
Carson: Changes needed in Army's 'archaic' retention, promotion system
The Army needs to make serious institutional changes in order to retain and develop the best Soldiers, the Army's under secretary said. More...
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDT
Army Operating Concept expands definition of combined arms
The Army Operating Concept, published Oct. 7, 2014, expands the idea of joint combined-arms operations to include intergovernmental and special operations capabilities, said Gen. Herbert R. McMaster Jr. More...
Thu, 16 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDT
Vice chief discusses Africa, AOC, future vehicle requirements
In a media roundtable at the Association of the U.S. Army's Annual Meeting and Exposition, Gen. Daniel Allyn talked with reporters Oct. 13, 2014, about troops deploying to Africa, the new Army Operating Concept, and how war-fighting concepts will determin More...
Thu, 16 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDT
Under SecArmy Carson: Civilian employees 'indispensable' from Afghanistan to Africa
As the troop drawdown in Afghanistan continues, the demand for Army civilian employees there will increase, predicted the service's under secretary, who pledged to continue support for civilian career program development worldwide. More...
Thu, 16 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDT
Senior leaders pledge renewed focus on family readiness, resilience
The Army's top leaders said in the face of changing missions and budget cuts, family readiness is more important than ever. They made the remarks in a town hall-style panel during a family forum at the Association of the United States Army's Annual Meetin More...
Wed, 15 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDT
Army to live-stream forums at AUSA Annual Meeting
If you're unable to attend this year's Association of the U.S. Army's Annual Meeting and Exposition, Oct. 13-15, 2014, in Washington, D.C., you will still be able to see most presentations through live-streaming. More...
Wed, 15 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDT
'Total Army Strong' to succeed Army Family Covenant
Total Army Strong, successor to the Army Family Covenant, was explained this week at the Association of the U.S. Army's Annual Meeting and Exposition, in Washington, D.C. More...
Wed, 15 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDT
Shyu: Army modernization entering 'death spiral'
'This is a death spiral we're in now,' said Heidi Shyu, assistant secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics and Technology, describing the state of Army modernization. More...
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