If you are a Battalion Commander, you have the responsibility to sit down with your new Company Commanders and do an initial counseling with them. A verbal counseling is not good enough either! It should be in writing. One ofContinue reading… Company Commander Initial Counseling: Tips for Battalion Commanders
Are you looking for a sample Battalion Commander OER Support Form? If so, you are in the right place. Today, I want to do two things. First and foremost, I want to talk about some things that you should putContinue reading… Sample Battalion Commander OER Support Form
Here is my list of suggested reading for Battalion Commanders in the Army National Guard and Army Reserves. Most of these books I have read myself and some of the other titles were recommended to me by some of myContinue reading… Suggested Reading List for Battalion Commanders
Today, I’d like to share four things you should do before you take Battalion Command. These are some recommended tips from some former Battalion Commander friends of mine. I hope you find the tips helpful. # 1 Draft up aContinue reading… Before You Take Battalion Command: Four Things to Do
Today, I want to share five reasons to be an Army Battalion Commander in the USAR or ARNG. I’m sure these tips apply to active duty officers too. Although I was never personally a Battalion Commander myself (I resigned asContinue reading… Five Reasons to Be an Army Battalion Commander
What is the best type of battalion to command? This is really a double-edged-sword type of question. But, I will do my best to answer it as I see it. For the most part, this article pertains to USAR andContinue reading… What is the Best Type of Battalion to Command?
The purpose of this article is to teach you about Army Battalions, Battalion Commanders and the Battalion (BN) Commander duties and responsibilities. First of all, let’s take a minute to discuss an Army battalion. An Army battalion normally consists ofContinue reading… Army Battalion Commander Duties