Traditionally, the enlisted military member average ranged between 18 and 24 years old, with little-to-no career or higher education background. But due to a changing economic landscape, the pool of qualified recruits entering the enlisted United States military now ranges from 18-year-old high school graduates to 35-year-olds with doctorates in music. This change in the enlistment age definitely fosters a larger pool of America’s “best and brightest” service members, but the contrast from historical trends is still a new and evolving development in community, work center and supervisory relationships.
Benjamin Franklin nailed it when he said, "Fatigue is the best pillow." True story, Benny. There's nothing like pushing your body so far past exhaustion that you'd willingly, even longingly, take a nap on a concrete slab.