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Grow yourself and your team with insight from today's most successful leaders. The Military Leader Podcast delivers candid, practical lessons from proven leaders in the military and other professions. If you don't...


Colonel Bob O'Brien - Behind the Scenes at the Army's Command Assessment Program

Season #3

In this episode, we go behind the scenes to see how the Army selects its senior commanders and shapes talent for the future. Colonel Bob O'Brien is the Director of the US Army's Command Assessment Program (CAP), which...
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MG Curt Taylor - Training for the Changing Character of War

Season #3

"If you bring a cell phone to NTC, you'll be found and targeted."   In this episode, we get an inside look at how the Army's National Training Center creates tough, realistic training rotations to ensure that Soldiers...
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Major General JP McGee - The Present & Future of Army Talent Management

Season #2 Episode #6

The Army is radically changing its personnel and talent management systems and Major General JP McGee, head of the Army Talent Management Task Force, is in charge of making it happen. From AIM 2.0 and the Battalion...
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Michael Bungay Stanier - Leading with Curiosity

Season #2 Episode #5

Michael Bungay Stanier is an author, speaker, and innovative thinker in the world of coaching and leadership. His most popular book, The Coaching Habit, is a Wall Street Journal Bestseller and presents a powerful...
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Noble Gibbens – How to Lead with Emotional Intelligence

Season #2 Episode #4

This episode features passionate world changer and good friend of nearly twenty years, Noble Gibbens. Noble is a West Point graduate, successful entrepreneur, speaker, personal mentor, and business coach who learns,...
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Colonel Greg Gadson - A Warrior Living Beyond the Wounds

Season #2 Episode #3

In May 2007, Colonel Greg Gadson found himself face-up on a Baghdad street, having been blown out of his vehicle by a powerful roadside bomb. He was bleeding profusely from both legs, which he eventually lost. As a...
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Captain Florent Groberg - Immigrant, Soldier, Medal of Honor Recipient

Season #2 Episode #2

In August of 2012, Army Captain (Ret) Florent Groberg found himself face to face with an enemy suicide bomber. He didn't have time to think, he simply moved towards the threat. Then in 2015, he found himself standing...
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Major General Jeffrey Broadwater - Giver, Trainer, Leader

Season #2 Episode #1

Before he departed Fort Irwin to become the current Commanding General of the 1st Cavalry Division, Major General Jeffrey Broadwater and I sat down in his office to chat about leadership, combat, the National Training...
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Dave Grossman - Killing, PTSD, and the Physiological Effects of Combat

Season #1 Episode #10

Retired Army Lieutenant Colonel and renown author Dave Grossman essentially created the field of killology. His books On Killing and On Combat have made an entire generation of military, law enforcement, and first...
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LTC Matt Hardman - What It Takes to Be Ready

Season #1 Episode #9

You'd be hard-pressed to find a leader who is more dedicated to the profession of arms than LTC Matt Hardman. His recent experience as Battalion Task Force and then Brigade Trainer at the National Training Center has...
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CSM Scott Schroeder - Rediscovering the Role of the NCO

Season #1 Episode #8

People who have worked with CSM Schroeder know he is a Soldier’s Soldier. His 34 years in the Army spanned from his Germany days as an Electronics Mechanic to Command Sergeant Major of US Army Forces Command, a 4-star...
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Colonel Eric Lopez - Creating a Vision Everyone Will Follow

Season #1 Episode #7

Every once in a while in your career, you'll work for a leader whose nature simply inspires motivation and action. Colonel Eric Lopez is one of those leaders. He is passionate, candid, and committed to building the...
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