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#USArmy increases transition efforts in Soldier career maps. Read more:

#USArmy increases transition efforts in Soldier career maps. Read more:

WASHINGTON -- The Army's NCO Professional Development System will soon have a new line of effort to better prepare Soldiers once they decide to leave the service, senior leaders announced Tuesday. The system, which is an overhaul of the NCO Education System that began in 1973, now plans to push a greater emphasis on transition services to help Soldiers map out life after the Army. "What we're trying to do is ... reinforce to Soldiers and their chains of command that there are certain requirements that Soldiers must do in order to transition properly," said Command Sgt. Maj. David S. Davenport Sr., the top enlisted advisor for Army Training and Doctrine Command. Career maps for Soldiers currently follow five lines of effort: military life cycle, military and civilian education, broadening assignments/experience, credentialing and joint professional military education. Progr...

Full article: https://www.army.mil/article/195126

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