Mission command is more than just the British and US Armys’ philosophy of command – it’s more or less the NATO philosophy of command. It’s founded on the clear expression of intent by commanders, and the freedom of subordinates to act to achieve that intent.
, from our friends at The Army Leader
, is the second half of an article providing useful reflections on building a mission command culture. A must read for any Junior Leader looking to understand how Mission Command manifests itself.