Command Post

Staff Functions

Iron Major, Meet Your PAO

In this article 'from the Green Notebook', the authors discuss how Public Affairs Officers can be a force multiplier for a staff headquarters

By The Cove

Staff Skills

A Junior Officer's Thoughts on Staff Leadership

In this article via 'The Army Leader', Mark Shercliffe offers his thoughts on Staff Leadership, drawing from his experience in the British Army

By The Cove

Staff Skills

Tips for Staff Working in a Formation HQ - A SNCO and WO Perspective - Part 1

In this article Warrant Officer Class One Jai Wright and Warrant Officer Class Two Shane Robertson offer tips and advice based on their experience as Staff Operations Warrant Officers at Headquarters...

By Jai Wright & Shane Robertson

Planning and Liaison

Forging the Centre of Gravity

In this paper Troy Mitchell argues that the best way for planners to conduct Centre of Gravity analysis is to employ Structures Analytic Techniques.

By Troy Mitchell

Staff Skills

Insights From Command Staff

Tips and anecdotes to assist newly appointed staff to assit their commander

By Army Knowledge Centre

Staff Skills

Insights from Regimental Sergeant Majors

Tips for newly appointed (and those aspiring to be) Regimental Sergenat Majors

By Army Knowledge Centre

Planning and Liaison

Planning, Fast and Slow: or how to make military planning work for you

In this paper, Daniel Hebdidich explores how the 21st century commander and planner can be trained to assess and react to rapidly changing military situations.

By Dan Hebditch

Staff Skills

Insights From Commanding Officers

Tips for newly appointed Commanding Officers

By Army Knowledge Centre

Staff Functions

Command and Control

This paper explores command and control based on 3rd Brigade’s Exercise Talisman Sabre 2017 experience

By Chris Field

Planning and Liaison

Rehearsal of Concept demo

A video demonstration of a Rehearsal of Concept Drill

By The Cove

Pages