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Training

Decisive Action Training Environment and the Hybrid Threat of the Trans-national criminal syndicate

Barry Laming looks at how DATE has significantly broadened the threat picture to include real world threats. In this article, he focuses on the trans-national criminal threat of the Russian mafia.

By Barry Laming

Training

Army School of Logistics Operations Modernisation

The Army School of Logistics Operations has undertaken transformational change in how it delivers courses in support of the Future Ready Training System. In this post, the CO gives an overview of how...

By Brendan Robinson

Tactical and Technical

Professional Development for Junior Combat Leaders

In this article, COL Dave McCammon suggests that rather than waiting to learn through your own experience, you can grow through reading and learning from other's experiences. He shares a number of...

By Dave McCammon

Leadership

Leading at the Tactical Level

In this post, Major General Jake Ellwood examines three key aspects of leadership at the tactical level: competence, communication and character.

By Jake Ellwood

Leadership

Seven ideas for Leadership beyond COVID-19

Major General Chris Field gives us seven ideas on how the ADF can lead our way beyond COVID-19.

By Chris Field

Values

The 21st Century ANZAC: Today’s Soldiers in Context

The Commander of 1st Division / Deployable Joint Force Headquarters, MAJGEN Jake Ellwood, shares his thoughts on the modern Australian Army soldier.

By Jake Ellwood

Leadership

Leadership for the profession of arms – Good Soldiering with a capital L

In this compelling read, John Pickett OAM contends that leadership underpins the success of Good Soldiering and requires us to know and develop our people. John goes further and proffers a solution...

By John Pickett OAM

Training

Avoiding musculoskeletal injuries during and post isolation

In this article Emma Williams give some advice on how to avoid musculoskeletal injuries following an extended time-out from training.

By Emma Williams

Tactics

“Are we tac or non-tac?” - Overcoming the inconsistency of the ‘semi-tac’ working environment

James Fagg is frustrated by the inconsistencies in expected tactical behaviours. He proposed some ground rules that can easily be incorporated into orders so that soldiers know what is expected of...

By James Fagg

Leadership

Reflection from an RSM

Jason Moriarty has had some time to reflect on his last two years as the Regimental Sergeant Major of the 2nd Cavalry Regiment. In this honest and informative article he shares his lessons learnt...

By Jason Moriarty

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