29 Nov '15, 2am

Experts: The U.S. #military must retain #millennials, who make up a growing % of its ranks. https://t.co/oGbv4Laclr ht…

Experts: The U.S. #military must retain #millennials, who make up a growing % of its ranks. https://t.co/oGbv4Laclr ht…

The recent heated debate over military pay and retirement has taken up so much oxygen that other challenges related to the morale, motivation and support of the nation's troops and their families have gone by the wayside. Defense Secretary Ash Carter has now launched the Pentagon into a new review of the military's personnel system: the series of policies, rules and practices that govern how the armed forces attract and retain people. This is the kind of jolt the Pentagon needs if it is going to address serious issues impacting its most precious resource. Fundamental change in these systems faces substantial barriers, and real reform will require years of careful engagement beyond the initial inside-the-building task forces and committees, including the oversight and engagement of Congress. The secretary's new effort will focus initially on policies to assign, evaluate and...

Full article: http://www.rand.org/blog/2015/11/investing-in-military-hu...

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