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The Defense Distinguished Service Medal: 10 Cool Facts

The Defense Distinguished Service Medals is one of the highest awards given to members of the armed forces. There have been some highly recognized names who have received this award in history. People such as: Omar Bradley Alexander Haig William Navas Jr I mention him because he is a Puerto Rican who I spoke about …

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The Battalion S6 Officer Duties, Responsibilities and Job Description

In today’s post, I want to talk to you about the Battalion S6 duties, responsibilities, and job description. My goal is to educate you about what the Battalion S6 does on a daily basis in the Army. Sample Battalion S6 Job Descriptions To start things out, here are two example Battalion S6 Job Descriptions:  # …

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Battalion S-3 Duties, Responsibilities and Job Description

After company leadership time, which is the very best in my opinion, it will be hard to escape staff time. There are many options for what staff positions you can occupy, and each requires a slightly different focus and skill set. The toughest, and most important, is without a doubt the S-3 (operations and training) …

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8 Power Point (PPT) Presentation Tips for Military Leaders

I think Microsoft should have taken some stock in the US Army.  I can’t think of a single Army school I have been through that did not have at least one Power Point (PPT) presentation.  Realizing that, we know as an Army leader we will be tasked with preparing a Power Point to “kill” our …

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Battalion S1 Duties and Responsibilities and Job Description

What are the primary Battalion S1 Duties and Responsibilities? The answer to that question is the purpose of today’s post. Let me begin by telling you that the Battalion S1 is the Human Resources Officer or Personnel Officer within a battalion (normally 300 to 800 Soldiers). They typically manage and oversee all administrative issues within …

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Battalion S4 Duties and Responsibilities

What are the Battalion S4 duties, responsibilities, and job description? In layman’s terms, the Battalion S4 is responsible for the supply, transportation, logistics, maintenance and budget issues within a battalion. In short, they are the Battalion Logistics Officer. To keep things simple, the Battalion S4 is part of the Battalion Commander’s staff. They work directly …

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