Corrective training is a fantastic, yet underutilized, tool for growing your subordinates. Simply put, it is a method to correct a performance deficiency. There are several FMs and Regs that can help you find information regarding corrective training including AR 600-20 and AR 27-10. What is corrective training? Extra training, extra military instruction, and spot corrections are all considered corrective training. Corrective training is considered a non-punitive measure. It is not to be Read more
Leaders are responsible for both the good and the bad within our area of responsibility or scope of influence. We are also responsible for helping to shape, mentor, and grow the future leaders of this great nation. As part of that responsibility we must be able to recognize the difference between an honest mistake and an unforgivable sin. I will begin by putting rough definitions around these terms. What is an Honest mistake In my opinion an honest mistake is a mistake that does not result Read more
HOG THE BLAME! SHARE THE GLORY! Its up to the leaders to accept responsibility when things are not so great and give the praise to our Soldiers when things are GREAT! After all they make us look good!
As a Battalion CSM on mine use to say (Leo Arsenalt) If you can’t be on time be early