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Leadership Advice for Army First Sergeants

Today, I want to share some leadership tips and advice for Army First Sergeants.  Although I was never a 1SG myself, the information in this post comes directly from former and current Army First Sergeants.  I simply interviewed a few senior NCOs whom I trust and respect, and took notes about what they said.  I …

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Army Sergeants Major Academy: 5 Things You Will Learn

I am an Officer, so, PLEASE, PLEASE, PLEASE bear with me on this article.  Today, we will be exploring the Sergeant Majors Academy and 5 Things You Learn at the Sergeant Majors Academy.  I have often heard Soldiers kid that all a SGM learns when they make SGM is how to mess with Soldiers about …

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The Top 5 Lessons I Learned as a First Sergeant

I’m coming up on my second anniversary as a First Sergeant. I’ve loved it, and whenever the time comes to go somewhere else, I’ll salute and do as directed, but I won’t exactly be thrilled about it. These guys have quickly become family, and I want to be able to take care of them for …

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5 Questions Every Company Commander Should Ask Their First Sergeant

Assuming that you’re about to take command of a company and have a First Sergeant who’s been there for a while, he or she will be one of your best sources of information about the unit. You’ll certainly want to be able to hit the ground running. You also want to know that you and …

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Four Jobs to Have Before You Become a First Sergeant

In today’s post, I want to share four jobs you should have before you become an Army First Sergeant.  If you’re thinking about serving as a First Sergeant one day, you need a game plan.  You need a way to separate yourself from your peers and stand out in the crowd.  Simply put, you have …

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Army First Sergeant Duties and Responsibilities

Today, I want to talk about some of the most common Army First Sergeant duties and responsibilities. The First Sergeant is the senior enlisted soldier in an Army company sized element. They typically have 14 to 25 years of military experience and their job is to work closely with the Company Commander to ensure the unit …

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