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Tactical and Technical

Finding Time for Professional Reading

Listening to audio books as an alternate to physically reading is occasionally frowned upon by the academically elite, however this article by Nicholas Simontis via The Military Leader, explains the...

By The Cove


Does Army Culture Hinder our Ability to Produce Strategic Minds?

This article by Gregory D. Foster via the United States Air Education and Training Command Air University argues that strategic thinkers must be broadly educated, not narrowly trained.

By The Cove


Publication Smart Soldier 47

Smart Soldier is the regular Australian Army publication on tactical lessons.

By Army Knowledge Centre


Response - The Under Utilised Opportunity

The author encourages us to consider the moral component of fighting power.

By Chaplain Dan


Professional Development: a Perspective from the Ranks

In this article, Karl Boeck argues that Officers and Other Ranks develop in different Ways.

By The Cove


Vietnam War Hero LTGEN Hal Moore's Lessons on Leadership

Retired LTGEN Hal Moore passed away on Friday 10th February 2017 just shy of his 95th birthday. The Cove considers it an honour to share the leadership lessons of a true professional. (Link via...

By The Cove

PME Resources

The Value of Professional Military Education

The author consider the value of PME in the context of mastery of the Profession of Arms

By Kevin Ashford-Rowe

Contemporary Operating Environment

Houthi Suicide Boat Attack on a Saudi Frigate

In this video, via Task and Purpose, a Houthi Suicide Boat attacks a Saudi Frigate.

By Vicky Osborn


Tactical Tunnel Considerations

This aide memoir, produced by the US Army Asymmetric Warfare Group, provides lessons learned from fighting Islamic State in the tunnels of Mosul.

By Tom McDermott