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Brandon Godsey: From the NFL to the National Guard

Captain Brandon Godsey of the Ohio National Guard has always had something to prove. As a football walk-on at Miami University, he worked harder than ...

Defending Home

Brian Shubsda Couldn't finish your homework because the game went into overtime last night? Be glad Brian Shubsda isn't your teacher. Shubsda, ...

Leading Longhorn

Before Nate Boyer became the starting long-snapper for the Texas Longhorns, he spent six years in the U.S. Army Special Forces, serving in Iraq.  T...

2012 National Guard 7-on-7 Highlights

The 2012 NFL National 7-on-7 Tournament presented by the National Guard brought together elite high school players from around the country to comp...

What Is JROTC?

You may have seen your school's Junior Reserve Officers' Training Corps (JROTC) cadets post the colors, drill outdoors or wear their uniforms, but h...

Army All-American Bowl Brings Military Leadership Training to the Football Field

Each year, the U.S. Army All-American Bowl gives America's top high school players a chance to showcase their talents on a national stage. In the pa...

Become a Better Leader With the Military's Five Basic Responses

How can Navy SEALs pull off seemingly superhuman feats in the most hostile environments around the globe? How does the U.S. military consistently ...

How JJ and His Buckle Can Help You Become a Stronger Leader

To most people, the phrase, "J.J. did tie buckle" is gibberish. To Marine officers, it means everything. "JJ DID TIE BUCKLE" is a mneumonic dev...

Want to Become a Better Leader? Start Being a Better Follower

Leadership advice is plentiful for those who seek it. At your local bookstore, you'll find shelves full of advice and counsel from athletes, coaches...

Five Coast Guard-Recommended Leadership Books You Need to Read

Want to become a better leader on the field or in the classroom but don't know where to start? Throughout the past decade, the U.S. Coast Guard has bu...

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