On its own, competing for Army E-5 to E-6 promotion points can be confusing for soldiers working toward career advancement to SSG.
Digging into Army Regulation 600-8-19 (Enlisted Promotions and Reductions) can wipe out anyone not accustom to trudging through its complicated language and red tape.
Luckily, with a little help along the way, enlisted service members in Grades E-1 to E-5, like you, can experience fast, repeatable, and dramatic promotion point gains. For success, you simply have to understand how to the Army promotion point process works, where you can earn them, and how many points are available for you to grab.
For starters, that's a lot to unpack so let's start with the basics of the...