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Sept. 12, 2022

MajGen Dale Alford: "I Was a Student in AWS, Got Pulled Out, and Sent…

With only a few hours remaining before he packs up his home and heads off to retire, Major General Dale Alford takes an hour to p…

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Aug. 22, 2022

How to Perform at Every Rank, Why Courage Can Be Seen More in Peaceti…

An insightful and empowering discussion with the Senior Enlisted Leader of the United States Marine Corps, Sergeant Major Troy Bl…

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Aug. 8, 2022

"No One Wants to Drink Tea With Me" - Leading a Platoon in Combat, Ph…

This is a great episode with Major Tom Schueman, author of the new book Always Faithful coming out Aug 8th 2022. Major Schueman …

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July 15, 2022

Navigating the Decline in Marine Discipline, Increasing Marine Corps …

In this episode of Moments in Leadership, I’m joined by Lieutenant General David Furness, who currently serves as the Deputy Comm…

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June 27, 2022

Addressing Force Design 2030, Death in Aviator/Combat Training, and R…

In this episode of Moments in Leadership, I’m joined by Lieutenant General Karsten S. “Hazel” Heckl, who currently serves as the …

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May 17, 2022

Moments in Leadership - Major General Dale Alford, USMC

In this episode, we’re taking an in-depth look at MajGen Alford’s moments in leadership through his vignettes and stories which s…

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March 14, 2022

Moments in Leadership - SgtMaj Don Reynolds, USMC

Today my guest is Sergeant Major Donald Reynolds, former 0331 Machine Gunner, 0369 Infantry Unit Leader, and 8999 SgtMaj. He's kn…

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Feb. 28, 2022

Moments in Leadership - SEAC Ramón Colón-López, USAF PJ

As the Senior Enlisted Advisor to the Chairman (SEAC) of the Joint Chiefs of Staff (CJCS), General Mark Milley, SEAC Ramón Colón-…

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Feb. 18, 2022

Moments in Leadership - David G. Bellon, LtGen, USMC

Lieutenant General Bellon was commissioned as a Second Lieutenant in 1989. Bellon began service as an Infantry Officer with 2nd B…

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Oct. 24, 2021

Moments in Leadership - Andrew Milburn, Colonel, USMC (ret)

Andy is a Marine infantry and special operations officer and has commanded in combat at every grade. As the commanding officer of…

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Oct. 11, 2021

Moments in Leadership - Ron Boxall, VADM, US Navy

Vice Admiral Boxall was commissioned in 1984 and went on to become a surface warfare officer whose time in the navy included the …

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Aug. 9, 2021

Moments in Leadership - Mark Brilakis, LtGen, USMC(ret)

Over his career LtGen Brilakis served in a wide range of assignments including artillery tours in 10th Marines, and several other…

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May 30, 2021

Moments in Leadership - Craig Nixon, BGEN, USA

Retired US Army Brigadier General Craig Nixon discusses the leadership lessons he learned over a 29-year career through combat de…

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April 2, 2021

Moments in Leadership - Bob 'Boomer' Milstead, LtGen, USMC Part Two

In Part Two of a two-part interview, Retired Marine Corps Lieutenant General Bob 'Boomer' Milstead discusses concepts such as in …

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March 27, 2021

Moments in Leadership - Bob 'Boomer' Milstead, LtGen, USMC Part One

In Part One of a two-part interview, Retired Marine Corps Lieutenant General Bob 'Boomer' Milstead discusses the leadership lesso…

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March 6, 2021

Moments in Leadership - Mel Spiese, MajGen, USMC PART TWO

In PART TWO, Major General Mel Spiese discusses the leadership lessons he learned as a Platoon Commander at OCS, his time as Comm…

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March 2, 2021

Moments in Leadership - Mel Spiese, MajGen, USMC, Part One

In Part One of a two-part interview, Retired Marine Corps Major General Mel Spiese discusses the leadership lessons he learned ov…

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Feb. 2, 2021

Moments in Leadership - Matt Cooper, Col, USMC

Retired Marine Corps Colonel, Matt Cooper, discusses the leadership lessons he learned over an almost 30-year career as an Artill…

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Jan. 3, 2021

Moments in Leadership - An Intro with David B. Armstrong

Introducing Moments in Leadership, an initial overview of the podcast and background on host David B. Armstrong

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