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Everyone Is a Recruiter

BALTIMORE, Md. (Dec. 10, 2016) Rear Adm. Jeffrey W. Hughes, Commander, Navy Recruiting Command, swears in 20 Future Sailors from Navy Recruiting District Philadelphia into the Navy during the Army Navy college football game. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Felicito Rustique Jr. (Released)

By Rear Admiral Jeff Hughes Commander, Navy Recruiting Command If you had asked me about recruiting several years ago, I would have said that it’s obviously effective and made some casual comments about “them” (recruiters) succeeding in attracting the best and brightest to serve in the Navy. I recognized that …

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MCPON Hosts Second All Hands Call on Facebook

The Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy hosted an online All Hands Call on the Navy's Facebook page on July 11.

Shipmates, I was extremely honored to get the opportunity to have another virtual conversation with Sailors, family members, Navy civilians and retirees through social media.  I want to personally thank you for allowing me to spend some quality E-Time with you. I also want you to know that we simply …

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Recruit Training Command Transforms Civilians into Sailors

Seaman Recruit Cameron Tunstall, from Bonny Lake, Wash., handles a shoring line aboard the USS Marlinspike Seamanship Trainer at Recruit Training Command.

By Capt. John Dye Commanding Officer, Recruit Training Command At Recruit Training Command, we transform civilians into basically trained, physically fit, well disciplined Sailors – 39,000 of them each year. They are trained by a cadre of fleet experienced enlisted Sailors who must meet stringent screening standards and embody our …

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#WARFIGHTING – Surface Engineering Community

October is #Warfighting month focusing on Navy Warfighters, a fast and flexible force deployed worldwide to preserve peace, protect commerce, and deter aggression on, above, and below the sea. This is the sixth in a series of blogs highlighting different enlisted ratings found in your Navy. Here we take a …

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#WARFIGHTING – Expeditionary Combat Readiness Center

October is #Warfighting month. During this month we will focus on the Navy warfighters, a fast flexible force that is always ready to deploy to preserve peace, defend freedom, protect commerce, and deter aggression above, below and on the sea. In this blog we asked Capt. Eric Jabs to talk …

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#WARFIGHTING – The Submarine Community

October is #Warfighting month focusing on Navy Warfighters, a fast and flexible force deployed worldwide to preserve peace, protect commerce, and deter aggression on, above, and below the sea. This is another in a series of blogs highlighting different enlisted ratings found in your Navy. Here we take at jobs …

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#WARFIGHTING – Medical Community

Hospital Corpsmen give fellow servicemembers routine, preventive and emergency health care. They help care for their families back home. They take part in relief missions, providing aid for hurricane or earthquake victims. Whether they are working in a hospital or on a ship, at a clinic or in the field, …

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