WHO WE ARE

SSI

Archives

National Defense Authorization Act

Breaking the Bathsheba Syndrome: Building a Performance Evaluation System that Promotes Mission Command

Author: COL Curtis D Taylor In 2014, the National Defense Authorization Act directed the Department of Defense to reconsider the way the Army evaluates and selects leaders. This call for reform came after repeated surveys from the Center for Army Leadership suggested widespread dissatisfaction with the current approach. The Army today is seeking to inculcate …

Breaking the Bathsheba Syndrome: Building a Performance Evaluation System that Promotes Mission Command Read More »

Domestic Missions for the Armed Forces

Author: Senator Sam Nunn During the summer of 1992, Senator Sam Nunn, Chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, initiated legislation to enhance civilian and military cooperative efforts in meeting critical domestic needs. In a speech before the Senate Armed Services Committee, he called for a major reexamination of the roles and missions of the …

Domestic Missions for the Armed Forces Read More »