MCCOE News Archive

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 11:56

Some of the Army’s most senior leaders converged on Fort Leavenworth along with Captains from throughout the Army for the 2015 Captain Solarium Feb, 26. The Solarium is a monumental effort to inform and shape the future direction of the U.S. Army. The CPTs analyzed topics of importance to the Army and provided solutions directly to the CSA that address challenges embodied in the AOC. In attendance were (L-R) Lt. Gen. Robert B. Brown, commander of the U.S. Army Combined Arms Center; Sgt. Major of the Army Daniel A. Dailey; Gen. Raymond T. Odierno, Army chief of staff; Gen. David G. Perkins, commander of U.S Army Training and Doctrine Command; and Cmd. Sgt. Major David S. Davenport.

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Mon, 02/09/2015 - 10:30

The Center for Army Leadership (CAL) facilitated a leadership seminar, February 6, hosting Mark Gilreath, founder, President and CEO of EndoChoice a medical technology company. EndoChoice has been recognized by Inc. Magazine as one of the fastest growing companies in the U.S. for 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013. Gilreath began his career serving in the U.S. Navy in Naval Intelligence during Operation DESERT STORM. A proven builder of successful teams, he discussed techniques and best practices for building and leading cohesive teams. He serves with Lt. Gen. Robert B. Brown, CG, CAC on the Duke/Cole Leadership Board of Directors.

Look for an announcement about the next CAL-hosted Leader Exchange (ALx), currently scheduled for May 6 in Eisenhower Auditorium at the Lewis & Clark Building here.

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Wed, 01/28/2015 - 10:30

The Center for Army Leadership held the Army Leader Exchange (ALx) Panel, "Leadership Through A Changing Environment" with special emphasis on branding, on Jan. 27, 2015 in Marshall Auditorium of the Lewis and Clark Center. Guest speakers were Dr. Neeli Bendapudi, Dean of University of Kansas Business School; Maj. Gen. Jimmie O. Keenan, Deputy Commanding General (Operations) U.S. Army Medical Command and Chief, Army Nursing Corps; Mr. Matt Whiat, Truly Human Leadership; and Mr. Mark Donovan, President of the Kansas City Chiefs. More photos

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Fri, 12/05/2014 - 14:39

Commander 360 Program In October, the Army launched the CDR360 program, a new assessment for battalion and brigade commanders in which they receive feedback from leaders, peers and subordinates throughout their organization. Click here to learn more about the CDR360 Program.

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Wed, 11/19/2014 - 17:15

This video highlights the CSA initiative Captain Solarium 2014 held at Fort Leavenworth, 9-11 July 2014. Solarium 2014 brought together 100 senior captains from across the Army to Fort Leavenworth, KS to identify and analyze strategic issues that affect the Army of the future, and then to directly provide recommended solutions to the CSA. Similar Solarium events are scheduled in the coming months for the Army officer, NCO and civilian cohorts.

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Fri, 09/05/2014 - 09:52

(3 Sep 2014)---Sept-Oct 2014 Military Review, 'Noncommissioned Officers and Mission Command' by SGM Dennis Eger, HQa, Mission Command Center of Excellence (MC CoE) --- SGM Eger's insights 2 it is important that NCOs at all levels understand and support this doctrinal concept.

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Thu, 08/28/2014 - 16:03

Maj. Jerimiah J. Corbin, chief of operations for the Center for Lessons Learned (CALL), assists Brig. Gen. Enver Cikaqi, commander of the Kosovo Security Forces Training and Doctrine Command, present training certificates to students at the conclusion of lessons-learned training. Corbin and Phil Andrews from CALL were in Kosovo Oct 6-17 to provide advice and assistance to the Kosovo Security Force in establishing a lessons-learned program.

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Mon, 06/30/2014 - 14:37

The Army Mission Command Strategy (AMCS) provides a common understanding, a shared vision, and a framework to achieve unity of effort for implementing mission command. The strategy's ultimate goal is an Army-wide understanding and effective practice of the mission command philosophy and warfighting function.
Click here to read the Army Mission Command Strategy.
Click here to see a video of CAC former CG GEN Perkins' discussion of Mission Command at the AUSA Mission Command Symposium in Kansas City, 18 June.

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