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Joining the Military: 5 Steps to an Easy Decision


  Go to Step 1 Is it right for you?
Go to Step 2 See the benefits
Go to Step 3 Find the job for you
Go to Step 4 Qualify
Go to Step 5 Make a game plan

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You're interested in joining the military. You've scouted out possible options, talked to people in the know. But what do you really need to do? has built a framework to help you make the best decision. Be sure to follow the five steps below, or you may be in for some tough surprises.

Step One: Is it right for you?
Not everyone is cut for the military. Answer several questions to help you decide if the military is right for you.

Step Two: See the benefits
Some people need more than adventure and service. See the range of benefits and perks of military service.

Step Three: Find the job for you
Military careers come in more than 4,100 flavors. Find the job that matches your personality and interests.

Step Four: Qualify
Qualifying is an important part of getting the job you want.

Step Five: Make a game plan
Winners have a plan. Let us help plot yours.

Next: Step One: Is it Right for You?