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    18X Special Forces Pipeline Explained through SFAS - General Breakdown/Tips/Advice

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    Rhode Island NG 19th SFG 18x Contract

    Hello, I am non-prior service, currently civilian, 4 year degree living in NJ, I work for an investment bank in NYC. I am not going to ask the specifics of an 18x contract, as I believe I mainly understand it, but I am seeking clarification on something I was told by the RI National Guard. I...
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    CHARC Experience

    Any tips or advice on how to make the most of Counterintelligence/HUMINT Analysis and Requirements cell (CHARC) experience as an analyst is greatly appreciated!
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    Aspiring SOT-A introduction

    Greetings all, I want to thank everyone up front for your many years of service and willingness to mentor/provide information to us young folks and outsiders. We really appreciate your patience with us, even if we get a little ahead of ourselves sometimes and tend to write before we read. By...
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    Does AD or NG have the opportunity to attend more schools/special training?

    I am currently working with a recruiter from the 19th SFG for a reserve 18 X-ray contract. However, I have recently been considering pursuing the AD contract instead. I would like to know whether someone on an AD or NG ODA would be able to attend more schools/special training. Ideally, I...
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    Hey all, I'm a software Engineer, just past his 28th birthday. Managed to get my degree back in 2014 and have been working in the industry since then. I'm here because I have found my life lacks meaning and urgency. I feel as if I show up for work and go through the motions working through...
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    11b National Guard to 11b Army Option 40

    Hi all, I’m a new member here and I have a brief question. I’ve been talking with a National Guard recruiter a little bit, and I want to become a Ranger. Since I want to go to college too (for employment afterwards in my field of interest (computers), I am considering enlisting in the...
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    National Gaurd SF

    I am scheduled to go to Meps on Monday and enlist in the National Gaurd, with the intention of going SF. They do not have a REP 63 (18x for NG) in Indiana, you have to tryout with the group, then they may send you to selection. My biggest question is what MOS should I select? I did well on the...