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Which Way...

“We will either find a way or make one.”

Hannibal (247-183 BC)


A narcissist strongman won't be a good military leader

These remarks from Donald Trump during a Q & A with veterans in Virginia have caused some controversy:

“When you talk about the mental health problems, when people come back from war and combat, they see things that maybe a lot of the folks in this room have seen many times over. 746 more words

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Shamanov's Replacement?

Izvestiya reports today that General-Lieutenant Andrey Serdyukov is set to replace General-Colonel Vladimir Shamanov as commander of the Russian Airborne Troops (VDV).

Shamanov, who will turn 60 in February, has commanded the VDV since early 2009.   125 more words

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The Suit Does Not Make the Man...

“Let no man be so rash as to suppose that, in donning a general’s uniform, he is forthwith competent to perform a general’s functions; as reasonably might he assume that in putting on the robes of a judge he was ready to decide any point of law. 10 more words


Lead, Follow or Move...

“We herd sheep, we drive cattle, we lead people. Lead me, follow me, or get out of my way.”

General George S. Patton (1885-1945), US Army General during WWII


The Army Sergeant-Major and Green Lines!

The Army Sergeant-Major of the British Army, WO1 Glenn Haughton, recently published his ‘Green Lines’, which for you business-orientated souls will look suspiciously like a company’s values statement. 120 more words

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Steve Jobs & (Military) Leader Development: Content versus Process

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Processing Leader Development.


“ Jobs will always be attached to Apple, a company whose products we adore. For Jobs, though, great products were not born from regulated, industry driven processes, but from the content of the product. 148 more words

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