Great Lakes, Illinois - Beginning January 1, Recruit Training Command (RTC), the Navy's only boot camp, will require recruits to pass an initial run standard before they may commence basic military training.

Washington, DC - Immediately after I successfully defended my dissertation for my Ph.D. in educational technology, I began to think about all the benefits that came along with that achievement. Aside from being regarded as an expert in my field, I relished the fact that my Ph.D. had earned me the right to be addressed as “Dr. Pruitt-Mentle” or better, Dr. “Mental” and to select "Dr." from drop-down menus when registering for conferences.

Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania - A newly released video highlights the benefits of working for Naval Supply Systems Command (NAVSUP).

San Diego, California - The second annual Career Development Symposium (CDS) is coming to San Diego, California, on September 20-21 at the Anchors Conference Center, located near the "dry-side" of Naval Base San Diego.

Millington, Tennessee - The Navy announced, in NAVADMIN 231/17, that job announcement windows and the period of time Sailors have to negotiate orders are changing within the Career Management System Interactive Detailing (CMS-ID), September 18.

Carson City, Nevada - As of the first quarter of 2017, Nevada has the fastest private sector job growth in the United States at 3.6 percent. The state has added 40,000 jobs relative to the first quarter of 2016.