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US ARMY Reserve Troops to Deploy to Africa

“President Obama signed an executive order authorizing the mobilization of Selected Reserve and members of the Individual Ready Reserve to support OPERATION UNITED ASSISTANCE (OUA), giving the National Guard Bureau and Army Reserve advance notification to prepare units and personnel

Posted in Current Events Commentary

Another fallen leader in the wake of scandal

Eric Doner, Naples FL—So General Shinseki took one for the team. Eric Shinseki, retired 4-Star General, former Army Chief of Staff, distinguished combat veteran, West Point grad and former Boy Scout, resigned today as Secretary of Veterans Affairs in the wake

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Posted in Accountability, Character & Integrity, U.S. Military

Military Leaders Being Fired

Unfortunately military leaders being relieved for cause seem to be the focus of attention by today’s media. Some are correlating this activity with a presidential agenda of purging the ranks. Here are a few statistics I have gathered. In calendar year

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Posted in Character & Integrity

Accountability is Thrown Around…

Accountability is thrown around corporate america predominantly with words; the rubber seldom meets the road – that is to say, many are not held responsible for their shortcomings. Actually, many are unaware of What is expected of them, as their

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Navy Times: Military can – and must – fix sex assault scourge

Summary: “….The sexual assault and harassment challenge in the U.S. military is real, it is sickening, and it must end…We take strong exception to the idea expressed very publicly by some that the U.S. military culture itself must change…That the

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Posted in Character & Integrity, U.S. Military

Trust , in the Workplace

Trust is a word thrown around by many, and defined in multiple ways. It is one of the two major characteristics that define a leader (the other is Character & Integrity – a topic for another Blog) So, what is

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