TITLE

Cyber-Recruiting

AUTHOR(S)
Hudson, Carl N.
PUB. DATE
March 2009
SOURCE
Soldiers;Mar2009, Vol. 64 Issue 3, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses cyber-recruiting in the U.S. Army and how it helps in maintaining a friendly relationship with concerned citizens. Developed by the U.S. Army Recruiting Headquarters in September 1999, cyber-recruiting is conducted through chat rooms and emails by more than 40 cyber-recruiting agents. John J. Dunlosky, Customer Support Communications Center branch manager at the headquarters, says that a recruiter can provide information on job availability and incentives. Dunlosky adds that all cyber-recruiters are prior service in the military.
ACCESSION #
36865760

 

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