RearAdmiral-Cynthia M. Thebaud

Commander’s Intent

Dave Kinnear 1-On Leadership, 3-LI

Clarity Military leaders know that battle plans do not survive the first shot. In other words, the enemy has a vote in your best-made plans. Reality has a way of modifying our relatively petty human plans! With that in mind, military leaders make sure that there is crystal-sharp clarity on the commanders’ intent for the mission. When it becomes obvious …