Monthly Archives: August 2013

Avoiding Group-Think

There is no forest without trees.   There is no group, organization or society without individuals.  Remove the trees and there is no forest.  Remove the individual and there is no society.  We speak about “Service Before Self” as a … Continue reading

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Mission Analysis & How Operations Become Farcical

,  There’s a scene in Spielberg’s World War II spoof movie starring John Belushi playing a crazed Army Air Corps pilot roaming solo across the West Coast in his P-40 Warhawk.  Multiple sub-plots of the story coalesce in Los Angeles … Continue reading

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Corrupt Bureaucrats to Investigate Corruption

25Aug13: I rented several documentaries from the library over the weekend. One of which was a PBS Frontline episode on the BAE systems corruption scandal. The documentary detailed how lucrative contracts between the government of Saudi Arabia and … Continue reading

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