How to Stay Connected Part II: 5 Army Soldier for Life Social Media Sites
Soldier for Life is the mindset that from recruitment to retirement or separation and forever thereafter, a Soldier is a Soldier for Life! The Soldier for Life program connects Soldiers, Retired Soldiers, Veterans and their Families to the education, employment and health resources and opportunities they need to start and serve strong while in uniform, and to reintegrate and remain strong after they take the uniform off. What better way to stay remain an informed Soldier for Life than by connecting online? Below are six Soldier for Life networks for you to stay connected virtually with the US Army Soldier for Life program:
The Soldier for Life Facebook Page offers great networking opportunities. This page posts various types of media from articles about healthcare, career opportunities to benefits, and postings about fellow Soldiers. There are even weekly trivia questions to keep you on your toes! Check out our page at Facebook.com/csaSoldierForLife
If you’re not a fan of reading, there’s another resource you may like instead: YouTube. YouTube allows for you to watch videos about any and everything including the US Army Soldier for Life Program. Video topics include conference clips, tandem skydiving, and Veteran Employment.
The Army Soldier for Life Instagram is one of the newest additions to the Army’s Social Media Sites. Instagram is an online mobile photo-sharing, video-sharing, and social networking service that enables its users to take pictures and videos, and share them either publicly or privately on the app, as well as through a variety of other social networking platforms, such as Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, and Flickr. Check out the everyday activities of the Soldier for Life team. Follow us @csaSoldier4Life.
The US Army Soldier for Life twitter assists in connecting Army, government & community efforts to facilitate successful reintegration of Soldiers, Retired Soldiers, Veterans, and their Families. Follow them @csaSoldier4Life. We’d love to have you join us!
LinkedIn is a business-oriented social networking service and is mainly used for professional networking. The Army Soldier for Life Network on LinkedIn provides a space where Soldiers, Retired Soldiers, Veterans and their Families can network, trade tips and advice, and access employment opportunities. Join the Army Soldier for Life Network for access to this group, to mentor the next generation of Retired Soldiers and transitioning Veterans and Family members, and to stay connected to the Army.
In addition to the Army Soldier for Life Network, we also have a US Army Soldier for Life company page. The Army Soldier for Life LinkedIn Company Page is a great way to stay up to date with the Soldier for Life Program. The page consists of information and tools for you to discover pertinent information regarding education, employment, Health and Wellness. A Soldier is a Soldier for Life!
By: Darrelynne Strother, Social Media Communications Manager