Essay about Applying Critical Thinking and Problem Solving Skills

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Using What You Have Learned

As a student at the United States Army Sergeants Major Academy you will be challenged continuously. The experiences and knowledge that is gained through the periods of instruction will greatly assist you in your future assignments. The knowledge gained from block C100 are important to a future Operations Sergeants Major because the duties of an Operations Sergeants Major greatly affect a large amount of soldiers, without this knowledge soldiers will suffer unnecessarily.
C111A: The Operational Environment During the period of instruction C111A, The Operational Environment, the student learned; to refine his critical thinking skills to solve problems and make decisions, analyze likely impacts of
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In order for our military to succeed in our future endeavors all branches of service must work towards a common goal. In addition to the branches of service, the military and other governmental organizations will have to have a unity of effort. Unity of effort will ensure that organizations are bringing all available assets to bear on the problem at hand. Currently in Afghanistan ground forces routinely work daily hand in hand with other organizations like the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), and the United States Department of State (USDOS). The contemporary operating environment has multiple actors in it now and in order to ensure mission success they must all be trying to achieve the same end state. C121: Critical Thinking and Problem Solving In the class C121: Critical Thinking and Problem Solving the Sergeants Major student learned; how to apply the elements of thought and universal intellectual standards, questioning paradigms and assumptions, how to apply a framework for solving complex problems, and how to analyze blocks to creativity in themselves and within their organization. (give credit to the advanced Sheets) The ability of the future Sergeants Major to apply the elements of thought will greatly assist him in ensuring that the best possible

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