Precisely. Also, most also realize that the military does
Thu Dec 27, 2018 3:26pm

the same thing and obviously, the military isn't going to boot someone out of it just because they didn't "fit" in a particular position or screwed up somehow. That's just an OBVIOUS GIVEN even if folks have absolutely no exposure or experience with the military. If it wasn't so, folks who wanted OUT would just get themselves "fired" from an assignment so they could go home.

  • People are often transferred to a different department or job within the same company or corporation because their immediate boss or supervisor does not want to keep them in that position. They are... more
    • Precisely. Also, most also realize that the military does — Sia☺giah, Thu Dec 27 3:26pm
      • should you decide you do not like your 'job' in the military. They have invested money in your training and you are their via contractual obligation. In that respect, it is very dissimilar to... more
        • Perhaps I wasn't clear? I wasn't suggesting soldiersSia☺giah, Fri Dec 28 12:29am
          have all kinds of options if they don't like their jobs. I wasn't even actually talking about soldiers liking jobs or wanting to quit the military (other than saying that it must be so, else they'd... more
    • That is kind of my point...Sprout, Thu Dec 27 11:51am
      That they are NOT actually FIRED.... they are transferred or demoted or otherwise moved.. but NOT fired... Whereas, within the military folks often SAY that a person was FIRED, but IN FACT they were... more
      • Yes we know he was not FIRED, that's the point.HeavyHemi, Thu Dec 27 12:48pm
        We are not arguing with a 'Military folk' we are pointing out someone made a factual error. And now we laugh at you making post after post literally arguing absolutely nothing. Holy cow.
        • Which is why it is important to understand the DIFFERENCE in how that word is used in the military versus in the private sector.
          • HELLO? "Ron" claimed he was fired from the MILITARYSia☺giah, Thu Dec 27 3:42pm
            THAT is why what he said is BS, not because folks don't already KNOW that one can be removed from a military position but still remain in the military. Is there NOTHING that you won't make a stink... more
            • HELLO? I never said otherwise....Sprout, Thu Dec 27 4:06pm
              I KNOW he was not fired from the military. He was fired from his POSITION... And being FIRED in the military has a different MEANING than it does in the private sector.
              • OBVIOUSLY. No One EVER suggested otherwise, so WhYSia☺giah, Fri Dec 28 1:27am
                are you continuing to push it as if ANYONE asked, doubted, or didn't ALREADY know that ??? You brought it up as if Merlin was so sheltered that he didn't know that you can be fired from a job in the... more
Click here to receive daily updates