Recruiting in Soldier Country

Hasenauer, Heike
February 2006
Soldiers;Feb2006, Vol. 61 Issue 2, p22
The article looks at the efforts of Carl McCord of the U.S. Army to recruit new soldiers into the Army's ranks. He stops by several high school in North Carolina, leaving his business card with guidance counselors and checking that the schools still have enough brochures for students who might be interested in joining the Army. Advertisements about the Army, which have saturated the media have made McCord's job easier in some respects. He discuss the education benefits that accompany longer enlistments.


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