Author: Joining the Army HQ

Memorandums

I can hear the groans of agony from here. Memorandums. I was thinking about putting this in the officer section, but unfortunately everyone has to eventually write one of these, and they have to be correct. Hopefully this can help…

Off post or on post?

For SGT’s and above, this is a good question. If you are SPC and below without dependents (married and/or children) you can expect to be required to live on post in your unit’s barracks. If you are junior enlisted and…

Micro vs. Macro Management

Management styles differ dependent on the leader. But when it comes to projects and tasks there are two styles that reign supreme: macromanagement and micromanagement. Generally speaking macromanagement is the way to go.¬†With macromanagement you allow your subordinates to take…

Tips for Writing

For this post I want to talk about something that is important to me. Writing. You use it every day. You take your notes, you write your emails, you compose memorandums, and construct Standard Operating Procedures (SOP). In all of…