Chris Hindoien http://mtpr.org en More asked of citizen soldiers; support of civilian employers crucial http://mtpr.org/post/more-asked-citizen-soldiers-support-civilian-employers-crucial <p>The military is calling on National Guard and Reserve members to serve more frequently and for longer periods of time.<br />&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; This puts more pressure on both the soldiers who volunteer their service - and the people who employ them.<br />&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; In this evening's feature interview with Edward O'Brien, the state chairman of a Department of Defense office called the <em>Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve</em> explains how potential conflicts can be smoothed over between these citizen soldiers and their employers. Fri, 22 Nov 2013 20:18:35 +0000 Edward O'Brien 11498 at http://mtpr.org