Are Drone Strikes Killing Terrorists or Creating Them? By Hassan Abbas

DeM Banter:  Well I think that pretty much sums it all up...we don't know, and there are a ton of issues... we are indeed living in interesting times and I can't help but ponder the next 5 to 10 years. theatlantic.com / March 31st, 2013 / view original / HASSAN ABBAS There's been a lot of chatter recently about "Out …

Innovation: Time to Ditch “Model T Leadership” by Henry Doss

DeM Banter: So...how we doing with this? Model T leaders seem to dominate... I know in our organization we place huge value on the generalist...is that good? Bad? Do we need to adjust/change? View Original/ Forbes / Henry Doss It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and …

Odierno To Top Leaders: Expect Tougher Evals New plan casts an eye to booting toxic commanders By Michelle Tan

DeM Banter: so the Army gets it! This, if implemented,... will change the very culture of the organization. I have to say "if," as I am sure there are many out there that are screaming mad over the change. Also of note...the Army places value on this change, even a midst the budget cuts. In …