19 May '18, 1pm

How does the #USArmy develop great leaders? #FutureFocused

How does the #USArmy develop great leaders? #FutureFocused

HOHENFELS, Germany -- Mentoring new, inexperienced soldiers and giving them increasing levels of responsibility and authority is commonplace in the Army. But how does the Army develop great leaders? Army Col. Raul E. Gonzalez, the integration and assessments division chief stationed at Fort Bliss, Texas, grew up in the ranks of infantry and Ranger units. As a young captain, Gonzalez said, he was offered an opportunity take a teaching position at the Virginia Tech ROTC program in 1997. He credits this experience with helping to develop his own style of leadership, which he refers to as "Hard Leadership." Gonzalez is participating in the Joint Warfighting Assessment 18 being held here. "In the Army, especially in combat arms, physical training and understanding weapons systems and equipment are things you enjoy doing, and you become very good at it, and it's a very competiti...

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defense.gov 14 May '18, 5pm

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