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"Where the bloody hell are you?" The problem with our current pers tracking systems

How should we be tracking our troops on the ground? Matthew Crighton examines where we are falling short on personnel tracking systems and what we could do to improve them.

By Matthew Crighton

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Other Ranks' Performance Appraisal: Yet to evolve

This article examines the ability of our Other Ranks' performance appraisal system to deliver the talent that the Army needs in an Accelerated Warfare future.

By Ben Taylor

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Effects Based Tactics – Layering Effects at the Formation Level

The use of Decisive Action Training Environment (DATE) enemy on Ex Talisman Sabre 19 changed the way planning was done at the formation level, as Richard Thapthimthong explains in this article.

By Richard Thapthimthong

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Ex HAMEL 18 Writing Competition, Highly Commended: Learning from HAMEL 18 - 10 Observations for Formation C2

Being able to participate in Ex HAMEL 2018 as part of Headquarters 7th Combat Brigade (HQ 7th CBT BDE) was an opportunity to see the best of the Australian Defence Force (ADF) on display both at th

By Richard Thapthimthong

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A LEAN Approach to EMEOPS

In this paper by Sergeant Andrew Gorine, he explains the EMEOPs processes followed at 9th Force Support Battalion so other units can review and assess if they want to implement similar practices...

By Andrew Gorine

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What is Virtual War?

In this podcast from 'The Modern War Institute retired US Army Colonel Steve Banach discusses the notion of 'virtual war'.

By The Cove

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In the Information Age Centers of Activity > Centers of Gravity

In this article from Strategy Bridge, Jason M. Brown advocates a change of mind-set in the targeting of an adversary's Centre of Gravity.

By The Cove

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Managment of Reportable Incidents

This resource has been produced to assist commanders and personnel staff when responding to incidents.

By The Cove

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How to Fail as the S6

In this article 'From the Green Notebook', former G6's have collaborated to identify five key reasons why S6s fail in their roles

By The Cove

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SMAP: CSS Planning Guide

The Army School of Logistic Operations has produced a guide to assist logistics staff planners in developing logistics concepts in support of a commander's plan

By Army Logistic Training Centre

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