Tag Archives: military

Leadership Principles – What You Get

If I asked you what type of leader you are would you have an answer? If I asked you what principles you lead by would you have that answer??? It’s fine if you don’t but take a second and ask yourself that before you dive into our new series here on “Leadership Principles from the Field”.

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“But Police and Military are trained to…”

Many people that both support and attack the Military and Law Enforcement Officers take GREAT steps in assuming that they are “trained” for a large number of issues. “Training” in government jobs is one of the most subjective terms I have ever heard. Let’s talk about the MANY many problems with this quote. A long article

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Sparrow's Rockout Keys

Review: Sparrow’s Rockout Keys

Down and dirty review of Sparrow’s “Rockout Keys”. I don’t love every product that Sparrows puts out, but these are a very nice addition to your entry kit in my oppinion. Pros: Lightweight/small size signature – you’ll never notice that they are there. Inexpensive. Rockout Keys at 15$ on Sparrow’s website are worth the buy. Cons: They don’t open every

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Leadership Quote of the day – 001

“I don’t know what is taking you people so long. I was able to do it in FIVE minutes!” – Some idiot O-4 Here’s the setup: There is BS training that has to get done ASAP. God, I can’t even move forward yet because there are so many problems with that first line. The “Training”

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Leadership Problems in the Field: Accountability

Over the years in my military and law enforcement careers I have developed a set of principles that apply to leadership and training and operating amongst other life avenues. One of my 10 major principles is “Accountability. It’s not rocket surgery.” Today at my unit someone received an award: “…went above and beyond contacting another

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