I DON’T KNOW WHAT I’VE BEEN TOLD, I WISH I WOULD HAVE BEEN TOLD WAY MORE! Just like starting at any job, civilian or otherwise, everyone likes to have a better understanding of what they are/will be doing. After years and years, you are able to look back and see what you could have done better or differently had you only known then what you know now. Reddit put it to the soldiers themselves to speak on some of the things that they wish they had a realized/been told before enlisting and we compiled some of our favorites below.