Tag: professional military education

THE MORE THINGS CHANGE, THE MORE THEY STAY THE SAME

WAR ROOM is a labor of love The More Things Change … I had ...

IS PROFESSIONAL MILITARY EDUCATION REALLY “STAGNANT”?

How does one respond when the senior steward of the U.S. military profession states ...

FINDING “WOW” MOMENTS (AND OTHER WRITING TIPS FOR SENIOR LEADERS)

If you don’t end your essay with the ‘so what’ answered, you haven’t done ...

THE CARLISLE EXPERIENCE AT THE U.S. ARMY WAR COLLEGE

The Army War College isn’t a year to ‘take a knee’ So, you’re on ...

WHY WAR COLLEGES? — A SPECIAL RE-RELEASE

From the WAR ROOM Editorial Staff: What happens when a DBA from the Harvard ...

THE VIRTUE IN IGNORANCE: A FAREWELL

could someone as young and unfamiliar with the military as I was make it ...

STRATEGY AS PERFORMANCE: EDUCATING STUDENTS TO GO BEYOND ENDS, WAYS, & MEANS

One weakness of the way we view strategy … is that we neglect the ...

DITCH THE CHECKLISTS: LET’S EDUCATE LEADERS!

There’s twenty-four outcomes that you’re supposed to do, they would come in and go ...

THE ART OF WRITING HISTORY

Write in a way that is interesting to you. Write in a way that ...

BRIDGING THE GAP BETWEEN THE CIVILIAN WORLD AND THE MILITARY

[The Harold K. Johnson Chair] is an effort to bring civilians into the military ...

WE WANT TO HEAR FROM YOU! — INTRODUCING WHITEBOARD

We invite you, our WAR ROOM readers, to join in the conversation and add ...

TOO MUCH WAR, NOT ENOUGH COLLEGE

Army leadership should inject more ‘college’ in the War College by hiring more civilian ...

FROM POLICY & STRATEGY TO CAPABILITY & CAPACITY: THE DEFENSE MANAGEMENT PRIMER

In an organization in which … ‘manageR’ is an insult, it is not easy ...

MAKING THE CASE FOR THE CASE METHOD — A PODCAST

A story … breaks down more complicated theoretical concepts into something that is relatable. ...

LEARNING STRATEGY THROUGH FILM — A PODCAST

Films can bring to life war’s battles, leaders, examples of strategic decisions, and examples ...

LEARNING STRATEGY BY WALKING THE GROUND — A PODCAST

It’s not that we learn from the past, it’s that we use the past ...

WRONG AND USEFUL: MODELS AND METAPHORS FOR STRATEGY

No strategic model is a perfect representation of war, but some … offer valuable ...

WHY WAR COLLEGES? — A PODCAST

It is leaders and ideas that make the War Colleges, especially today, necessary and ...

SEX, GENDER, & THE TRANSFORMATION OF THE MILITARY’S CULTURAL CONVERSATION

There remain deep and lingering anxieties about diversity… Military and civilian leaders should confront ...