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Definition/Scope: (ADRP-6-22) Leadership is the process of influencing people by providing purpose, direction, and motivation to accomplish the mission and improve the organization (ADP 6-22). As an element of combat power, leadership unifies the other elements of combat power (information, mission command, movement and maneuver, intelligence, fires, sustainment and protection). Confident, competent, and informed leadership intensifies the effectiveness of the other elements of combat power. OLD VERSION Art of influencing and directing people to an assigned goal in such a manner as to command their obedience, confidence, respect, and loyalty.

Broader Terms:

Advanced Individual Training
Basic Combat Training
One Station Unit Training

Narrower Terms:

Captain's Career Course Aviation
Captains Career Course Infantry
Captains Career Course Military Intelligence
Collaborative planning
command, control, communications and computers
Commander’s visualization
critical thinking
Defeat Mechanism
leadership training
Military Intelligence Captain Career Course
planning guidance
positive control
procedural control
situational awareness
small unit leadership
strategic environment
strategic estimate
Troop Leading Procedures

Related Terms:

Army Leader and Training Development Panel
combat power
Doctrine, Organization, Training, Materiel, Leadership Policy and Education, Personnel, Facilities, and Policy
Military DecisionMaking Process
military leaders

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