Big news for every Sailor: A new evaluation system is in the works, with plans for a limited release this fall, most likely with Petty Officer First Class evaluations.
There are several big changes to the evaluation, main ones being:
– Year long counselings instead of just the mid-term
– Higher emphasis on Sailor performance instead of longevity or seniority at the command
– Eliminating the ranking of Sailors within their paygrade
There’s lots of changes and most of them sound like big improvements. Read them for yourself at