FY15 EAS ENLISTED RETENTION SURVEY UPDATE

Date Signed: 2/27/2014
MARADMINS Active Number: 084/14

R 262115Z FEB 14
UNCLASSIFIED/
MARADMIN 084/14
MSGID/GENADMIN/CMC WASHINGTON DC MRA MP//
SUBJ/FY15 EAS ENLISTED RETENTION SURVEY UPDATE//
REF/A/MARADMIN/181535ZDEC13//
AMPN/REF A ANNOUNCED THE FY15 EAS ENLISTED RETENTION SURVEY.//
POC/D. S. HINKSON/CAPT/UNIT:MPP-50/-/TEL:(703) 784-9367/TEL:DSN 278-9367//
GENTEXT/REMARKS/1.  THIS MARADMIN ANNOUNCES AN EXTENSION OF THE FY15 EAS ENLISTED RETENTION SURVEY.  THE PURPOSE OF THIS SURVEY IS TO ALLOW FIRST-TERM AND SUBSEQUENT-TERM MARINES THE OPPORTUNITY TO COMMUNICATE TO SENIOR LEADERS WHAT FACTORS AND INCENTIVES HAVE THE GREATEST INFLUENCE ON RETENTION, AND HOW SATISFIED OR DISSATISFIED THEY ARE WITH CERTAIN ASPECTS OF THE MARINE CORPS AND THE MILITARY WAY OF LIFE.
2.  TARGET POPULATION.  ACTIVE DUTY ENLISTED MARINES, IN REENLISTMENT ZONES A THROUGH C, WHO HAVE AN EAS BETWEEN 1 OCT 2014 AND 30 SEP 2015 ARE TO BE AFFORDED THE OPPORTUNITY TO COMPLETE THIS SURVEY.  THIS INCLUDES BOTH FIRST-TERM AND SUBSEQUENT-TERM MARINES.
3.  METHODOLOGY.  ELIGIBLE MARINES SHOULD GO TO THE FY15 ENLISTED RETENTION SURVEY LOCATED ON THE MANPOWER AND RESERVE AFFAIRS WEB SITE LOCATED AT THIS WEB ADDRESS: HTTPS:(SLASHSLASH)WWW.MANPOWER.USMC.MIL(SLASH)APPLICATION.  MARINES CAN ALSO FOLLOW THE LINK THAT IS LOCATED ON THE MANPOWER AND RESERVE AFFAIRS HOMEPAGE TO THE SURVEY (WWW.MANPOWER.USMC.MIL), UNDER TOP REQUESTS.
4.  DATA COLLECTION PERIOD.  IN ORDER TO INCREASE THE PARTISIPATION RATE, THE SURVEY WINDOW HAS BEEN EXTENDED AND WILL RUN THROUGH 14 MAR 2014.
5.  THIS BULLETIN IS NOT APPLICABLE TO THE MARINE CORPS RESERVE.
6.  THIS BULLETIN IS CANCELLED 15 APR 2014.
7.  RELEASE AUTHORIZED BY (SES) MR. M. F. APPLEGATE, DIRECTOR, MANPOWER PLANS AND POLICY DIVISION.//