Strategy

Command Post

Interview with Jim Storr, author of The Hall of Mirrors: War and Warfare in the Twentieth Century

In this occasional podcast, The Cove talks to author Jim Storr about his new book, The Hall of Mirrors: War and Warfare in the Twentieth Century.

By The Cove

Strategy

Gaining and maintaining mutual trust and shared understanding: 7-daily actions in our workplaces

Mission command, the practice of assigning a subordinate commander a mission without specifying how the mission is achieved, is a commonly accepted principle in many western militaries.

By Chris Field

Strategy

Twitter Ambush: An After Action Review

Earlier this week I walked into a Twitter ambush. To be more precise, I stumbled unwittingly into a Twitter ambush of my own making.

By Greg Colton

Strategy

Mitigating Strategic Surprise Through Scientific Method

Integrating the principles of a risk-based approach to adversarial systems’ threat assessment, can lead to algorithms and models that provide greater situational awareness for commanders and...

By Troy Mitchell

Strategy

The Origins of Non-Proliferation (Grand) Strategy in the United States and Great Britain

This article via the Strategy Bridge was the winner of the 2017 writing competition. The author examines the origins of nuclear non-proliferation 'grand' strategy which, he argues, predates the...

By The Cove

Strategy

Modern Strategists on Clausewitz!

In a remarkable podcast from 2012, Melvyn Bragg, Saul David, Sir Hew Strachan and Beatrice Heuser discuss 'On War', by the Prussian soldier and intellectual Carl von Clausewitz.

By The Cove

Intros

'Breaking In' to Strategy

'Breaking In' to Strategy: An Introduction' offers military personal a guide to explore some of the best resources on the subject.

By The Cove

Strategy

The Strategic Utility of Land Power in an Australian Context

This video is an open lecture delivered at the Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI) by Professor Eliot Cohen, one of the world's leading experts on strategic studies. He suggests that there...

By The Cove

Strategy

Develop a basic knowledge of 'On War' by Carl von Clausewitz

This lesson plan comes courtesy of Matthew Brumley who has generously shared several lessons his team conducted during his time posted to the Land Warfare Centre. It aims to provide a basic knowledge...

By Matt Brumley

Strategy

Introduction to Military Strategy

A collection of four videos by Professor Sir Lawrence Freedman introduces the topic of Military Strategy. These include: 'On Why Strategy is Not What People Think it Is', 'How Will Strategy Shape the...

By The Cove

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