Morale - Page 2

November 9th, 2011  
Originally Posted by Alan P
The trouble is they do become officers, but if they do not command respect off the men they are supposed to lead, they then become a liability to everyone. It does not take long for the rank and file to find someone a liability.
They might bull there way through exams etc but when it comes down too soldiering they soon get found out. Hopefully sooner than later.
Monty stated in his memoirs, "Too many General and Commanding Officers were promoted beyond their capability." It seems it also happened in my day.
November 12th, 2011  
Get ready for real life.

You will find the same goings on out in the work force.

Fortunately not a lot of life and death situations, but lots of frustration and head scratching.

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