NCO Journal July 2022 Articles
The official magazine of noncommissioned officer professional development
Adapting to the Pandemic
By Sgt. Maj. Julio C. Armas
This article explains the SGM-A's need for distance education and discusses Community of Inquiry (CoI), a collaborative environment founded on three communication elements, social presence, cognitive presence and teaching presence.
Article published on: July 25, 2022
Build a Ladder of Discipline One Rung at a Time
By Sgt. Maj. Dennis Cronin
Despite its long history as a core value, many leaders struggle to bridge the empathy/discipline divide. While there is no one-size-fits-all approach to developing discipline within a unit, this article offers a five-step blueprint, or ladder, comprised of presence, competence, respect, mutual trust, and discipline to ensure success at every unit level.
Article published on: July 11, 2022
How to Make Time for College
By Sgt. Maj. David G. Cyr
With effective time management and clearly defined priorities, NCOs can pursue a higher education while fulfilling their Army responsibilities. Every Soldier is different, so figure out what works best for you and share that knowledge with others.
Article published on: July 1, 2022