Tuesday, August 31, 2021

Flags at Half-Staff Honoring the Victims of the Attack in Kabul, Afghanistan

In honor of the victims of the attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, all Florida National Guard federal and state posts, facilities, buildings and grounds will immediately lower flags to half-staff. Flags will remain at half-staff until sunset August 30, 2021.

CDP VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT NUMBER 22-001

Position: Tactical Medicine  Instructor
Grade: E-5 to E-7
Location: Camp Murray, WA or FAFB, WA
Close Date: 17 Sep 21
Start Date: 01 Oct 21


Brief Description:  WRCTC is seeking qualified applicants to fill instructor positions supporting resident and mobile training team events as instructors to teach Tactical Medicine for Law Enforcement. The instructor(s) will be required to develop and refine curriculum, instruct courses, coordinate and travel with mobile training teams, and act as a liaison between Law Enforcement Agencies (LEA), State CD Programs, and National Guard Bureau CD personnel. The program is seeking self-motivated instructors who can operate with little to no supervision or guidance in an interagency environment.

*** While it is preferred applicants are MOS qualified as a 68W/18D, applicants with other MOS's and/or credentialing with the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT) or greater civilian qualifications may apply.***

The point of contact to send completed applications is SFC Nicole Woltman at 509-532-3132 or nicole.e.woltman.mil@mail.mil.

For specific questions related to this position vacancy contact MSG Tom Keating at 314-239-2123 or thomas.p.keating.mil@mail.mil.

 

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  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=150154
  • by Scientific American
  • Blackstone Audio, Inc. dba Blackstone Publishing © 2020 (449 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781094073453
  • This audio edition looks at the factors - personal, professional, and psychological - that affect how we think, feel, and act while on the job, which ultimately affects our productivity and success.
        

A Question of Time
  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=151440
  • by Scientific American
  • Blackstone Audio, Inc. dba Blackstone Publishing © 2020 (401 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781094074658
  • This audio edition explores the latest thinking on the nature of time and the ways it dominates our physical and mental worlds.
        

Advocate to Win: 10 Tools to Ask for What You Want and Get It
  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155889
  • by Heather Hansen
  • Ascent Audio © 2021 (362 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781663714510
  • This audio edition shares how you can use the tools of a trial attorney to ask for what you want—and get it. Read by the author.
        

Corporations Compassion Culture: Leading Your Business toward Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155577
  • by Keesa C. Schreane
  • Ascent Audio © 2021 (744 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781663714015
  • This audio edition provides guidance on creating a sustainable, inclusive, equitable, and compassionate business model that will thrive in businesses globally.
        

Curve Benders: How Strategic Relationships Can Power Your Non-Linear Growth in the Future of Work
  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155894
  • by David Nour
  • Ascent Audio © 2021 (521 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781663713353
  • This audio edition aims to provide you with a step-by-step guide for personal, professional, and organizational growth.
        

From the Bench to the Boardroom: My Journey from Underdog Athlete to Turnaround CEO
  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155892
  • by Michael C. MacDonald
  • Ascent Audio © 2021 (380 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781663714091
  • This audio edition chronicles Michael MacDonald's transformation from a scholarship player at Rutgers' high-level Division I basketball program to a highly successful executive at Xerox and then chairman and CEO of Medifast.
        

Fundamentals of Marketing, 2nd Edition
  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155890
  • by Paul Baines, Sophie Whitehouse, Sara Rosengren and Paolo Antonetti
  • Ascent Audio © 2021 (966 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781663714398
  • This audio edition has all you need to begin your journey into the fascinating world of marketing.
        

Happier, No Matter What: Cultivating Hope, Resilience, and Purpose in Hard Times
  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155591
  • by Tal Ben-Shahar
  • HighBridge © 2021 (285 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781696604833
  • This audio edition gives listeners a toolbox for finding hope and purpose - the SPIRE method.
        

In Defense of Liberal Democracy: What We Need to Do to Heal a Divided America
  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155908
  • by Manuel Hinds
  • HighBridge © 2021 (709 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781696605656
  • This audio edition is a bold reaffirmation of the liberal democratic principles that have carried America through each crisis in its history - and can do so again.
        

Information Technology Law: The Law and Society, Fourth Edition
  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=154040
  • by Andrew Murray
  • Ascent Audio © 2021 (2503 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781663710505
  • This audio edition takes an original and thought-provoking approach to examining this fast-moving area of law in context.
        

Lead with Hospitality: Be Human. Emotionally Connect. Serve Selflessly.
  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155891
  • by Taylor Scott
  • Ascent Audio © 2021 (365 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781663714374
  • This audio edition is a call to action to connect with people on a human level which ultimately inspires teams, organizations, and companies to go to the next level. Read by the author.
        

Leadership Moments from NASA: Achieving the Impossible
  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155597
  • by Dave Williams and Elizabeth Howell
  • Tantor © 2021 (629 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781705293515
  • This audio edition shows how NASA recovered from tragedy and adversity, and how it developed a culture of competency that continues to attract the best and brightest.
        

Letters from a Better Me: How Becoming an Empowered Woman Transforms the World
  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=150153
  • by Rachael Wolff
  • Blackstone Audio, Inc. dba Blackstone Publishing © 2020 (338 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781094066578
  • This audio edition is a transformational guide igniting the powerful woman inside us that we’ve suppressed for too long.
        

Marketing Mess to Brand Success: 30 Challenges to Transform Your Organization's Brand (and Your Own)!
  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155975
  • by Scott Jeffrey Miller
  • Tantor © 2021 (478 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781705280959
  • This audio edition reveals 30 career obstacles that you may encounter in your brand marketing, and how to transform them into company wide gains. Read by the author.
        

Mindfulness for Warriors: Empowering First Responders to Reduce Stress and Build Resilience
  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=151078
  • by Kim Colegrove
  • Blackstone Audio, Inc. dba Blackstone Publishing © 2020 (264 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781094103907
  • This audio edition provides evidence-based practices to help first responders and their families deal with stress
        

Soulful Simplicity: How Living with Less Can Lead to So Much More
  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=144523
  • by Courtney Carver
  • Blackstone Audio, Inc. dba Blackstone Publishing © 2017 (381 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781538435410
  • This audio edition shows us the power of simplicity to improve our health, build more meaningful relationships, and relieve stress in our professional and personal lives.
        

Tax the Rich!: How Lies, Loopholes, and Lobbyists Make the Rich Even Richer
  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155970
  • by Morris Pearl, Erica Payne and The Patriotic Millionaires
  • Tantor © 2021 (325 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781666122473
  • This audio edition illuminates the practical reforms that can put America on the road to stability and shared prosperity before it’s too late.
        

The Imagination Machine: How to Spark New Ideas and Create Your Company's Future
  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155888
  • by Jack Fuller and Martin Reeves
  • Ascent Audio © 2021 (369 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781663714534
  • This audio edition provides a fascinating look into the mechanics of imagination and lays out a six-step process for creating ideas and bringing them to life.
        

The Power of Patience: How This Old-Fashioned Virtue Can Improve Your Life
  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155596
  • by M.J. Ryan
  • Tantor © 2021 (252 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781666104516
  • This audio edition shares how patience is the very antidote to the stress that our fast-paced lifestyle results in.
        

The Trusted Advisor: 20th Anniversary Edition
  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155969
  • by David H. Maister, Robert M. Galford and Charles H. Green
  • Tantor © 2021 (638 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781666125054
  • This audio edition is essential for anyone who must advise, negotiate, or manage complex relationships with others.
        

The Worry-Free Mind: Train Your Brain, Calm the Stress Spin Cycle, and Discover a Happier, More Productive You
  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=144529
  • by Carol Kershaw and Bill Wade
  • Blackstone Audio, Inc. dba Blackstone Publishing © 2017 (412 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781504778411
  • This audio edition shows you how to decipher the architecture of your model of reality, shift it to a newer version, and overcome your tendency to worry every day.
        

Undisruptable: A Mindset of Permanent Reinvention for Individuals, Organisations and Life
  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155895
  • by Aidan McCullen
  • Ascent Audio © 2021 (326 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781663713339
  • This audio edition will give you a new lens through which to consider change as an opportunity rather than an obstacle.
        

Why Trust Matters: An Economist's Guide to the Ties That Bind Us
  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155972
  • by Benjamin Horst
  • Tantor © 2021 (589 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781666119190
  • This audio edition shows how a concept that we rarely associate with the discipline of economics is central to the social systems that govern our lives.
        

Work Smart Now: How to Jump Start Productivity, Empower Employees, and Achieve More
  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155887
  • by Richard Polak
  • Ascent Audio © 2021 (386 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781663714879
  • This audio edition is a much-needed guide to help people maximize productivity and increase revenue.
        

Choose Your Customer: How to Compete Against the Digital Giants and Thrive
  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=156149
  • by Jonathan L. S. Byrnes and John S. Wass
  • McGraw-Hill © 2021 (288 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781264257096
  • Two top specialists in profitable growth and innovative customer-supplier relationships show companies of all sizes how to compete with the tech giants—by choosing and providing peerless value to the right customers for long-term success.
        

The Complete Guide to ETF Portfolio Management: The Essential Toolkit for Practitioners
  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=156150
  • by Scott M. Weiner
  • McGraw-Hill © 2021 (304 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781264257461
  • Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) are growing and they’re growing fast. This comprehensive and insightful guide provides everything you need to know to manage an ETF with the knowledge and skill of a seasoned pro.

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Digital Makeover: How L'Oréal Put People First to Build a Beauty Tech Powerhouse

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155587
  • by Béatrice Collin and Marie Taillard
  • Ascent Audio © 2021 (446 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781663712417
  • This audio edition examines L'Oreal's successful people-driven digital transformation.

        

Do Over: Rescue Monday, Reinvent Your Work, and Never Get Stuck

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=144518
  • by Jon Acuff
  • Blackstone Audio, Inc. dba Blackstone Publishing © 2015 (406 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781481519922
  • This audio edition is a guide to making big career changes - by choice or necessity - and escaping the horrible feeling of being trapped in the wrong job. Read by the author.

        

How to Own Your Own Mind

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=144520
  • by Napoleon Hill
  • Blackstone Audio, Inc. dba Blackstone Publishing © 2017 (465 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781538433775
  • This audio edition demonstrates how to organize, prioritize, and act on information so it translates into opportunity.

        

Lead!: How to Build a High-Performing Team

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155590
  • by Dale Carnegie & Associates
  • Ascent Audio © 2021 (365 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781469077642
  • This audio edition is for new or experienced leaders alike who want to be more effective at motivating and inspiring their teams.

        

My Robot Gets Me: How Social Design Can Make New Products More Human

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155389
  • by Carla Diana
  • Recorded Books © 2021 (365 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781705007617
  • This audio edition provides keen insights and practical advice to anyone interested or involved in the burgeoning smart marketplace, from product designers and developers to managers and venture capitalists.

        

The Changing Face of the Workplace

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155391
  • by Jill Bernstein
  • Recorded Books © 2021 (246 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781705032497
  • This audio edition examines how work and the workplace will be forever changed by the pandemic.

        

Care After Covid: What the Pandemic Revealed is Broken in Healthcare and How to Reinvent it

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=156147
  • by Shantanu Nundy
  • McGraw-Hill © 2021 (272 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781264259120
  • Filled with firsthand insights and stories from the frontlines of healthcare―as well as innovative solutions that were proven effective before and during the pandemic, this book provides a practical action plan for reinventing healthcare in a post-pandemic world.

        

Own Your Authority: Follow Your Instincts, Radiate Confidence, and Communicate as a Leader People Trust

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=156146
  • by Marisa Santoro
  • McGraw-Hill © 2021 (256 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781264258161
  • Sharing hard-won secrets to being a resilient leader, this book lays out a step-by-step blueprint for building the confidence you need at any stage of your career, whether you are an executive, a mid-career senior professional, an emerging leader, or consultant.

       

The Product Manager's Desk Reference, Third Edition

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=156148
  • by Steven Haines
  • McGraw-Hill © 2021 (528 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781260468540
  • Laying out a repeatable process for product management organizational transformation, this book provides a clear roadmap you can follow to become the entrepreneurial strategic thinker who can drive your organization (and your career) into the future.

Army Email DISTRO List Removal Instructions

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Note: If you can't remove yourselves from the distro lists, click the "Details" button and it will provide you with the distro list owners. Reach out to them directly to be removed.

S1NET Message Summary - 31 Aug 21

1. IPPS-A ITEMS.

     a. IPPS-A ROLES AND PERMISSIONS: PART 1 – 30 AUG 2021. Attached is the CONOP for the upcoming IPPS-A, roles and permission information and training session. During this session, the IPPS-A Audit Team will explain IPPS-A release 3 roles and permissions and access request. HR Professionals who manage HR system access for their organizations are encouraged to attend. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/docs/DOC-1042246

     b. IPPS-A WEBINAR SERIES: AWARDS OVERVIEW – 01 SEP 2021. Attached is the CONOP for the IPPS-A Awards Overview webinar. During this session, the IPPS-A Team will introduce IPPS-A Release 3 award capabilities to include the award eligibility rosters, Award Recommendation PAR, and direct entry record updates. Planned demonstrations include PAR review and approval of an eligibility roster. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/docs/DOC-1044053

2. NEW/REVISED PUBLICATIONS. The following new/revised ARs, DA Pams, ADPs, ADRPs, ATPs, ATTPs, FMs and TCs have been published on the APD website during the past month. If the links provided do not work for you, go to the APD website at the following link and use the search function to look for the new edition. https://armypubs.army.mil/

     a. AR 637-1, 07/26/2021, Army Compensation and Entitlements Policy. https://armypubs.army.mil/ProductMaps/PubForm/Details.aspx?PUB_ID=1020986

     b. AR 690-610, 08/18/2021, Hours of Duty, Alternative Work Schedules, and Holidays. https://armypubs.army.mil/ProductMaps/PubForm/Details.aspx?PUB_ID=1020797

     c. AR 740-3, 08/18/2021 (Revision), Stock Readiness {DLAR (JSR) 4145.04/AR 740–3/AFMAN 23-125/NAVSUPINST 4400.100B/MCO 4450.15B} 10/21/2020 08/18/2021. https://armypubs.army.mil/ProductMaps/PubForm/Details.aspx?PUB_ID=1023471

     d. ATP 2-01, 08/17/2021, Collection Management. https://armypubs.army.mil/ProductMaps/PubForm/Details.aspx?PUB_ID=1023381

     e. ATP 3-18.3, 08/9/2021, Special Forces Direct Action Operations (C). https://armypubs.army.mil/ProductMaps/PubForm/Details.aspx?PUB_ID=1023382

     f. ATP 3-39.10, 08/24/2021, Police Operations. https://armypubs.army.mil/ProductMaps/PubForm/Details.aspx?PUB_ID=1023450

     g. ATP 3-93, 08/27/2021, Theater Army Operations. https://armypubs.army.mil/ProductMaps/PubForm/Details.aspx?PUB_ID=1023486

     h. ATP 4-02.46, ACTIVE, 08/24/2021, Army Health System Support to Detainee Operations. https://armypubs.army.mil/ProductMaps/PubForm/Details.aspx?PUB_ID=1022701

     i. ATP 7-100.3, 08/9/2021, Chinese Tactics. https://armypubs.army.mil/ProductMaps/PubForm/Details.aspx?PUB_ID=1023379

     j. DA FORM 705, 08/1/2021, Army Physical Fitness Test Scorecard. https://armypubs.army.mil/ProductMaps/PubForm/Details.aspx?PUB_ID=1023476

     k. DA FORM 705-TEST, 08/1/2021, Army Combat Fitness Test Scorecard. https://armypubs.army.mil/ProductMaps/PubForm/Details.aspx?PUB_ID=1023477

     l. DA FORM 1506, 7/01/2021, Statement of Service - For Computation of Length of Service for Pay Purposes. https://armypubs.army.mil/ProductMaps/PubForm/Details.aspx?PUB_ID=1022624

     m. DA FORM 3517, 08/1/2021, Hand Grenade Qualification Scorecard. https://armypubs.army.mil/ProductMaps/PubForm/Details.aspx?PUB_ID=1022663

     n. DA FORM 5960, 07/01/2021, Authorization to Start, Stop, or Change Basic Allowance for Quarters (BAQ) and/or Variable Housing Allowance (VHA). https://armypubs.army.mil/ProductMaps/PubForm/Details.aspx?PUB_ID=1022627

     o. DA FORM 7888, 08/1/2021, Occupational Physical Assessment Test Scorecard. https://armypubs.army.mil/ProductMaps/PubForm/Details.aspx?PUB_ID=1023478

     p. FM 1-0, 08/25/2021, Human Resources Support. https://armypubs.army.mil/ProductMaps/PubForm/Details.aspx?PUB_ID=1023495

     q. FM 3-12, 08/24/2021, Cyberspace Operations and Electromagnetic Warfare. https://armypubs.army.mil/ProductMaps/PubForm/Details.aspx?PUB_ID=1022713

3. BRANCH/COMMAND ITEMS.

     a. 95th CIVIL AFFAIRS BRIGADE (SPECIAL OPERATIONS) (AIRBORNE), ACTIVE DUTY,  OFFICERS / WARRANT OFFICER VACANCIES IN THE 22-02 MOVE CYCLE, FORT BRAGG, NC. The 95th CA BDE is located at Fort Bragg, NC as part of USASOC and 1st Special Forces Command (Airborne).  The BDE is looking for highly motivated individuals interested in supporting small teams persistently deployed worldwide. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/docs/DOC-1044369

4. Recently published DOD and Army Directives (AD) and All Army Activity (ALARACT) messages. None. New ALARACTs and ADs are also posted on APD at the following link.  https://armypubs.army.mil/default.aspx

5. Recently published Military Personnel (MILPER) messages and Military Pay E-Messages.  All MILPER messages are available on the HRC MILPER web page at https://www.hrc.army.mil/Milper. All Military Pay E-Messages are available on milBook at https://www.milsuite.mil/book/community/spaces/milpaye-messages.

     a. MILPER MESSAGE 21-319, CALL FOR APPLICANTS FOR THE COMPUTER NETWORK OPERATIONS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM (CNODP) CLASS OF 2025, ISSUED: [8/26/2021 1:51:33 PM]. This is a call for the Computer Network Operations Development Program (CNODP) class of 2025 The CNODP is comprised of the System and Network Interdisciplinary Program (SNIP) and the Joint Cyber Development Program (JCDP). All Areas of Concentration (AOC) and Military Occupational Skills (MOS) are eligible to apply. Ranks eligible to apply are: Officers in the grades of O-3 and below; well-qualified Enlisted Soldiers in grades E-7 and below; and all Warrant Officer grades. Applicants must be on active duty in the Regular Army. https://www.hrc.army.mil/Milper/21-319

     b. MILPER MESSAGE 21-320, AMENDMENT TO MILPER MESSAGE NUMBER 21-225 FY22 REGULAR ARMY (RA)/UNITED STATES ARMY RESERVE (USAR) ACTIVE GUARD RESERVE (AGR) SERGEANT FIRST CLASS (SFC) EVALUATION BOARD ANNOUNCEMENT MESSAGE, ISSUED: [8/26/2021 1:54:37 PM]. Para 5a: Changed to read: a. Eligibility criteria will be set and firmly established as of 2 October 2021, 0001 EST for this board. Changes made after this DTG will not impact eligibility. It is essential all commanders, S-1s, and affected NCOs take appropriate action to ensure data accuracy prior to this established DTG. Eligibility data (rank, date of rank, basic active service date, date of birth, MOS reclassification, etc.) changes after 2 October 2021 will not impact board eligibility. https://www.hrc.army.mil/Milper/21-320

     c. MILPER MESSAGE 21-321, RELEASE OF THE FISCAL YEAR (FY) 2021 UNITED STATES ARMY RESERVE (USAR) SENIOR SERVICE COLLEGE (SSC) SELECTION BOARD RESULTS, ISSUED: [8/30/2021 11:54:54 AM]. This message announces the release of the FY21 USAR Senior Service College (SSC) Selection Board results on the HRC website. HRC will post the list of principals, revalidated officers, and high alternates in alphabetical order at https://www.hrc.army.mil/content/SSC%20Board%20Results%20Page on 08 Sep 21. https://www.hrc.army.mil/Milper/21-321

6. FORSCOM WIAS POSITIONS (UPDATED A/O 6 Aug 21). Hot openings listed at the following link.  https://www.milsuite.mil/book/community/spaces/apf/s1net/forscom-wias   

7. ARNG/USAR POSITIONS/JOBS AVAILABLE.  S1NET members have posted the following RC position/job vacancy information.  For a listing of all USAR primary vacancies (updated weekly) visit https://www.milsuite.mil/book/docs/DOC-375787. Units/commands who wish to post vacancies on S1NET may do so by following the instructions posted on the front page of the Job Announcements topic at the following link. Those posts which are in the correct location and which are posted in accordance with the instructions provided will be included in a future S1NET Message Summary.      https://www.milsuite.mil/book/community/spaces/apf/s1net/jobannouncementsmobvacancies

     a. 2D BDE (TC)/94TH TRAINING DIVISION, TPU, MULTIPLE VACANCIES; OFFICER/ENLISTED POSITIONS; VARIOUS LOCATIONS NATIONWIDE; FLEXIBLE AT & OPPORTUNITIES FOR ADOS. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/docs/DOC-1039680

     b. RC DEPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY - CJTF-HOA J1 DIRECTOR, O5/42H, DJIBOUTI. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/docs/DOC-1043259

     c. HHC 419TH CSSB, TUSTIN, CA MULTIPLE TPU VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/docs/DOC-1042892

     d. CPT/O3 OR ABOVE TPU/IMA POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT FOR NURSE PRACTITIONER /PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT, USSOUTHCOM, DORAL, FL. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/docs/DOC-1042934

     e. 1186TH DDSB COMMAND / OFFICER / NCO TPU POSITIONS AVAILIABLE - JACKSONVILLE, FL / SANFORD, FL / ORLANDO, FL. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/docs/DOC-1042973

     f. ARNG 90/180 DAY BOOTS ON GROUND PROGRAM - CRITICAL VACANCIES FOR HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS, SW BORDER AND KUWAIT. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/docs/DOC-1043014

     g. COMPANY COMMANDER AND 1SG TPU VACANCIES, HHC, 7452 MEDICAL OPERATIONAL READINESS UNIT & 7352 VETERINARIAN DETACHMENT, 983D ENG BN, MONCLOVA, OH. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/docs/DOC-1043069

     h. HHC, 151ST THEATER INFORMATION OPERATIONS GROUP (TIOG), TPU, 1SG VACANCY, FT TOTTEN, NY. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/docs/DOC-1043359

     i. 8-229TH ASSAULT HELICOPTER BATTALION, 3 TPU 1SG VACANCIES (HHC, D CO., AND E CO.), FORT KNOX, KY. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/docs/DOC-1043875

     j. 301ST INFORMATION OPERATIONS BATTALION, TPU, B CO. CDR AND HHC 1SG VACANCIES, FT TOTTEN, NY AND FT MEADE, MD. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/docs/DOC-1044179

     k. TPU COMPANY COMMANDERS NEEDED FOR TC AND QM UNITS IN PUERTO RICO AND THE US VIRGIN ISLANDS, 346TH TRANS BN. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/message/955540

Watch. Read. Listen. New Titles from Skillsoft | Free Audio Books for Military | Free Books for Military | August 27, 2021

Digital Makeover: How L'Oréal Put People First to Build a Beauty Tech Powerhouse  < Caution-https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155587 > by Béatrice Collin and Marie Taillard

Ascent Audio © 2021 (446 pages)

ISBN: 9781663712417

This audio edition examines L'Oreal's successful people-driven digital transformation.

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Do Over: Rescue Monday, Reinvent Your Work, and Never Get Stuck  < Caution-https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=144518 > by Jon Acuff

Blackstone Audio, Inc. dba Blackstone Publishing © 2015 (406 pages)

ISBN: 9781481519922

This audio edition is a guide to making big career changes - by choice or necessity - and escaping the horrible feeling of being trapped in the wrong job. Read by the author.

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How to Own Your Own Mind  < Caution-https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=144520 > by Napoleon Hill

Blackstone Audio, Inc. dba Blackstone Publishing © 2017 (465 pages)

ISBN: 9781538433775

This audio edition demonstrates how to organize, prioritize, and act on information so it translates into opportunity.

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Lead!: How to Build a High-Performing Team  < Caution-https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155590 > by Dale Carnegie & Associates

Ascent Audio © 2021 (365 pages)

ISBN: 9781469077642

This audio edition is for new or experienced leaders alike who want to be more effective at motivating and inspiring their teams.

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My Robot Gets Me: How Social Design Can Make New Products More Human  < Caution-https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155389 > by Carla Diana

Recorded Books © 2021 (365 pages)

ISBN: 9781705007617

This audio edition provides keen insights and practical advice to anyone interested or involved in the burgeoning smart marketplace, from product designers and developers to managers and venture capitalists.

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The Changing Face of the Workplace  < Caution-https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155391 > by Jill Bernstein

Recorded Books © 2021 (246 pages)

ISBN: 9781705032497

This audio edition examines how work and the workplace will be forever changed by the pandemic.

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Care After Covid: What the Pandemic Revealed is Broken in Healthcare and How to Reinvent it  < Caution-https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=156147 > by Shantanu Nundy

McGraw-Hill © 2021 (272 pages)

ISBN: 9781264259120

Filled with firsthand insights and stories from the frontlines of healthcare―as well as innovative solutions that were proven effective before and during the pandemic, this book provides a practical action plan for reinventing healthcare in a post-pandemic world.

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Own Your Authority: Follow Your Instincts, Radiate Confidence, and Communicate as a Leader People Trust   < Caution-https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=156146 > by Marisa Santoro

McGraw-Hill © 2021 (256 pages)

ISBN: 9781264258161

Sharing hard-won secrets to being a resilient leader, this book lays out a step-by-step blueprint for building the confidence you need at any stage of your career, whether you are an executive, a mid-career senior professional, an emerging leader, or consultant.

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The Product Manager's Desk Reference, Third Edition  < Caution-https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=156148 > by Steven Haines

McGraw-Hill © 2021 (528 pages)

ISBN: 9781260468540

Laying out a repeatable process for product management organizational transformation, this book provides a clear roadmap you can follow to become the entrepreneurial strategic thinker who can drive your organization (and your career) into the future.

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Artificial Intelligence Basics: A Non-Technical Introduction  < Caution-https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155588 > by Tom Taulli

Ascent Audio © 2021 (505 pages)

ISBN: 9781663710956

This audio edition equips you with a fundamental, timely grasp of AI and its impact.

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GANs in Action: Deep learning with Generative Adversarial Networks  < Caution-https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=156214 > by Jakub Langr and Vladimir Bok

Manning Publications © 2021 (383 pages)

This audio edition teaches you to build and train your own Generative Adversarial Networks.

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Grokking Artificial Intelligence Algorithms  < Caution-https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=156221 > by Rishal Hurbans

Manning Publications © 2021 (445 pages)

This audio edition teaches you the concepts, terminology, and theory you need to effectively incorporate AI algorithms into your applications.

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Learn Docker in a Month of Lunches  < Caution-https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=156220 > by Elton Stoneman

Manning Publications © 2021 (692 pages)

This audio edition introduces Docker concepts through a series of brief hands-on lessons.

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Math for Programmers: 3D Graphics, Machine Learning and Simulations with Python  < Caution-https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=156216 > by Paul Orland

Manning Publications © 2021 (1037 pages)

This audio edition unlocks the door to interesting-and lucrative!-careers in some of today's hottest programming fields.

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Micro Frontends in Action

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=156213
  • by Michael Geers
  • Manning Publications © 2021 (554 pages)
  • This audio edition teaches you to apply the microservices approach to the frontend.



        

Microservices Security in Action

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=156222
  • by Prabath Siriwardena and Nuwan Dias
  • Manning Publications © 2021 (1260 pages)
  • This audio edition is filled with solutions, teaching best practices for throttling and monitoring, access control, and microservice-to-microservice communications.


        

Modern Fortran Explained: Incorporating Fortran 2018

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=149009
  • by Michael Metcalf, John Reid and Malcolm Cohen
  • Oxford University Press © 2018 (544 pages)
  • ISBN: 9780198811893
  • Written by leading experts in the field, two of whom have actively contributed to Fortran 2018, this book is a complete and authoritative description of Fortran in its latest form.


        

Object Design Style Guide

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=156217
  • by Matthias Noback
  • Manning Publications © 2021 (302 pages)
  • This audio edition presents dozens of professional techniques for writing OO code.


        

Operations Anti-Patterns, DevOps Solutions

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=156215
  • by Jeffery D. Smith
  • Manning Publications © 2021 (811 pages)
  • This audio edition offers clear steps for transforming development and communication.

       

PowerShell for Beginners: Learn PowerShell 7 Through Hands-On Mini Games

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=156629
  • by Ian Waters
  • Apress © 2021 (232 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781484270639
  • Learn the basic tools and commands to write scripts in PowerShell 7. This hands-on guide is designed to get you up and running on PowerShell quickly.


       
Practices of the Python Pro

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=156219
  • by Dane Hillard
  • Manning Publications © 2021 (380 pages)
  • This audio edition teaches you to design and write professional-quality software that’s understandable, maintainable, and extensible.

        

Unit Testing Principles, Practices, and Patterns

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=156218
  • by Vladimir Khorikov
  • Manning Publications © 2021 (438 pages)
  • This audio edition shows you how to refine your existing unit tests by implementing modern best practices.

Monday, August 30, 2021

Types of Army Publications

ADP: Army Doctrine Publication
ADRP: Army Doctrine Reference Publication
ATP: Army Techniques Publications
ATTP: Army Tactics, Techniques and Procedures
CTA: Common Table of Allowances
FM: Field Manual
GTA: Graphic Training Aid
JTA: Joint Table of Allowance
PB: Professional Bulletins
STP: Soldier Training Publication
TC: Training Circular

Military Intelligence (MI) Certifications

Certified Defense All-Source Analysis - Level 1 (CDASA-1)

Certified Collection Management Professional - Fundamental (CCMP-F)

Joint Intelligence Planner-Proficiency Level I (JIP-I)

Army National Guard Acronyms

BTM - BDE Training Meeting

TRM - Training Resource Meeting


Wednesday, August 25, 2021

Watch. Read. Listen. New Titles from Skillsoft | Free Audio Books for Military | Free Books for Military | August 23, 2021

Check out the latest releases to take your skills to the next level.

Access is easy! Go to your browser or download the Skillsoft Learning App from the App Store to learn on the go!

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Create Amazing: Turning Your Employees into Owners for Explosive Growth

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155575
  • by Greg Graves
  • Ascent Audio © 2021 (379 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781663714312
  • This audio edition demonstrates how ownership can provide the ultimate competitive advantage to a growing company - and the nation.

        

Cyber Crisis: Protecting Your Business from Real Threats in the Virtual World

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155968
  • by Eric Cole
  • Tantor © 2021 (388 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781666125313
  • This audio edition gives listeners a clear-eyed picture of the information war raging in cyberspace.

        

Intentional Mindset: Developing Mental Toughness and a Killer Instinct

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155580
  • by Dave Anderson
  • Ascent Audio © 2021 (416 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781663713919
  • This audio edition is a true game changer—a book that gives you the tools to shape your future by shaping your mind. Read by the author.

        

Order from Chaos: The Everyday Grind of Staying Organized with Adult ADHD

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155967
  • by Jaclyn Paul
  • Tantor © 2021 (397 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781666126457
  • This audio edition will teach you how your brain works and how to stop getting in your own way.

        

The Business of Belonging: How to Make Community your Competitive Advantage

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155585
  • by David Spinks
  • Ascent Audio © 2021 (379 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781663712493
  • For leaders driving the bottom line and community professionals alike, this audio edition is the definitive resource for making community a priority.

        

The Good Boss: 9 Ways Every Manager Can Support Women at Work

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155578
  • by Kate Eberle Walker
  • Ascent Audio © 2021 (381 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781663713957
  • This audio edition outlines nine straightforward rules that any manager can follow to help the women on their team - whether they oversee one, 100, or 1,000 employees.

        

The Origin of Capitalism: A Longer View

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155971
  • by Ellen Meiksins Wood
  • Tantor © 2021 (423 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781666122312
  • This audio edition offers a clear and accessible introduction to the theories and debates concerning the birth of capitalism, imperialism, and the modern nation state.

        

Trajectory: Startup: Ideation to Product/Market Fit - A Handbook for Founders and Anyone Supporting Them

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155579
  • by Dave Parker
  • Ascent Audio © 2021 (486 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781663713933
  • This audio edition makes starting a company accessible to a broad range of founders, investors, and employees who have the spark of innovation and drive to follow their dreams. Read by the Author.

        

Effective Project Management: The PRINCE2 Method

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155757
  • by AXELOS
  • TSO, Ltd © 2017 (428 pages)
  • ISBN: 9780113317455
  • Helping you to pass your exams and gain your project management professional certification, this book outlines and explains the PRINCE2 themes, principles and processes, and will enable you to increase knowledge, project management skills and career potential.

        

IT Change Management: A Practitioner's Guide

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155754 > by Greg Sanker
  • TSO, Ltd © 2017 (136 pages)
  • ISBN: 9780117083653
  • Essential reading for anyone wishing to understand how IT change management can be implemented and put into practice within the workplace, this book bridges the gap between best practice training and the realities faced in real world implementation.

        

Needs Assessment Basics, 2nd Edition

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=156785
  • by Beth McGoldrick and Deborah Tobey
  • Association for Talent Development © 2016 (184 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781562867744
  • Designed for new or established training professionals, this practical resource will help you develop a foundation that will ensure the training programs you design and deliver will help the organization succeed.

        

Problem Management: A Practical Guide

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155756
  • by Jim Bolton and Buff Scott III
  • TSO, Ltd © 2016 (193 pages)
  • ISBN: 9780117082984
  • Written by authors who are recognized experts in problem management, this publication includes step-by-step easy to understand examples, real-life scenarios and personal experiences to keep the reader engaged from beginning to end.

        

Understanding Agile: A Guide for Managers

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155753
  • by Steve Messenger
  • TSO, Ltd © 2016 (130 pages)
  • ISBN: 9780117082946
  • An introductory guide aimed at managers who want to use Agile to add value and deliver benefits to their organization, this book explains not only the concepts and essential principles of Agile but also how to create a sustainable environment in which Agile initiatives can thrive.

Tuesday, August 24, 2021

S1NET Message Summary - 24 Aug 21

1. ARMY ECHOES, AUG-OCT 21 ISSUE.  From Army Retirement Services: The Army G-1, LTG Gary M. Brito, sends a message about current and future personnel operations to the Army's retired community of one million Retired Soldiers and 251,000 surviving spouses on the cover of the newest Army Echoes, the Army's newsletter for Retired Soldiers. To read what the Army G-1 is saying about your operations visit at the following link. https://soldierforlife.army.mil/Retirement/army-echoes   

2. RECOMMENDATIONS FOR ARMY TALENT ATTRIBUTE FRAMEWORK (ATAF) USE IN THE MARKET. From the ATMTF Employ Team: Knowledge, Skills, and Behaviors (KSBs) are designed to empower officers to make informed preferences and enable units to identify and select the right individuals to join their organizations. The Army Talent Attribute Framework (ATAF) Storyboards are just one resource to help you do just that. Developed by proponents, these storyboards can help you select the most appropriate KSBs for each job vacancy while also educating you about the experiences that each officer may expect to attain at various ranks within their area of concentration. Read more at the following link. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/docs/DOC-1039046

3. NON-DEPLOYABLE REPORT AS OF EOM JUL 21. From Army G-1 Readiness:   As of EoM Jul 21, ~55.3K or ~5.5% of the Total Army was considered Non-Deployable; Army Non-Deployable rate decreased by ~0.3% from Jun 21. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/message/953801

4. INTEGRATED AUTOMATED TRAVEL SYSTEM (IATS) 8.0 RELEASE MIGRATION TO MS SQL, CAC ENABLING, AND DATA CALL/ (TRAVEL TECHNICAL MESSAGE (TTM) 21-04). From USAFMCOM: (Reminder) On April 6, 2021, the Defense Finance and Accounting Service (DFAS) distributed the attached (at following link) TTM 21-04 to the financial management community. The TTM announced the IATS 8.0 release migration from the current Sybase data management software to Microsoft SQL server and change of common access card (CAC)/personal identity verification (PIV) authentication for login purposes.  Army IATS users must comply with the attached TTM 21-04, and should have already provided DFAS the data call outlined in paragraph 10 of the TTM.  It is vital that in order for IATS 8.0 release to perform properly, all IATS user sites must upgrade to IATS version 7.3.1 NLT August 31, 2021. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/docs/DOC-1036283

5. ARMY RESERVE PAY MESSAGE 21-14, NEW DA FORM 5960 DATED JUL 2021. Effective 26 August 2021 IAW AR 637-1, the DA Form 5960 (JUL 2021) will be required to be completed outside of RLAS (Fillable Adobe Form).  The new DA Form 5960 (JUL 2021) is the only 5960 authorized to upload to iPERMS or to be provided to the Soldier. Note the new form requires the Soldier’s DOD ID in place of the SSN as well as the spouse’s, if applicable.  All previous versions of the DA Form 5960 are obsolete. ARAs/RPACs should complete the form in RLAS as usual, but not print the form and instead complete the new form manually in order to upload into iPERMs. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/docs/DOC-1039412

6. BRANCH/COMMAND ITEMS.

     a. 9TH MSC IN PERSON PRE-RETIREMENT SEMINAR AT MAUI, HI - 11 SEP 21. The 9th Mission Support Command Retirement Services Team will be hosting an In Person Pre-Retirement Seminar for Maui on August 28, 2021. To register, visit the following link. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/docs/DOC-1031387

     b. 22-02 JOB OPPORTUNITIES WITHIN THE 20TH CBRNE COMMAND. the 20th CBRNE Command would like to invite all Field Grade Officers moving in the 22-02 ATAP Cycle to our Unit Brief via MS Teams at 1300 CT on 27 September 2021. The brief will be broadcasted from the Army Command and General Staff College at Fort Leavenworth, KS. The 20th CBRNE Command offers key developmental jobs and broadening opportunities for officers of most branches seeking a challenging and rewarding experience supporting EOD and CBRN missions across 16 States and 19 installations. The 20th CBRNE Command also supports contingency and rotational operations across the globe, offering capabilities only our units can provide. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/thread/257099

7. Recently published Military Personnel (MILPER) messages and Military Pay E-Messages.  All MILPER messages are available on the HRC MILPER web page at https://www.hrc.army.mil/Milper. All Military Pay E-Messages are available on milBook at https://www.milsuite.mil/book/community/spaces/milpaye-messages.

     a. MILPER MESSAGE 21-307, FY2021 PRE-CUTOVER ARMY WIDE PERSONNEL ASSET INVENTORY (PAI), ISSUED: [8/20/2021 3:29:40 PM]. All Active Component (AC), Deployed and Garrison Units including Community Based Health Care Organizations (CBHCO) and Medical Retention Processing Units (MRPU), will conduct their annual Personnel Asset Inventory (PAI) between 15 AUG 21 and 15 SEP 21. The Pre-Cutover PAI is intended to provide the cleanest possible accountability data for conversion into Integrated Personnel and Pay System-Army (IPPS-A) Release 3 and timed to support the end of fiscal year strength reporting starting 1 OCT 21. Change of Command PAIs occurring within 30 days prior to the Pre-Cutover PAI, between 15 JUL 21 and 15 AUG 21, will satisfy this requirement. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/docs/DOC-1039371

     b. MILPER MESSAGE 21-308, COLONELS COMMAND ASSESSMENT PROGRAM (CCAP) PARTICIPANT SELECTEE RELEASE ANNOUNCEMENT, ISSUED: [8/23/2021 8:34:17 AM]. The officers selected to participate in the CCAP will be prepositioned on 20 August 2021. The preposition list will be sent directly to all General Officers with a determined need to know. The CCAP Participation selectee list will be publicly released at 0730 (EDT) on 24 August 2021 via the Command Management Division Human Resources Command webpage. https://www.hrc.army.mil/Milper/21-308

     c. MILPER MESSAGE 21-309, AMENDMENT TO MILPER MESSAGE 21-280 ORDER OF MERIT LIST (OML) UPDATES/REVISIONS RESULTING FROM APPROVED MILITARY OCCUPATIONAL SPECIALTY CHANGES EFFECTIVE 1 OCT 21, ISSUED: [8/23/2021 8:38:34 AM]. Para 5: Changed to read: The exiting OMLs for SSG, SFC and MSG were revised to reflect Soldier’s new MOS and CPMOS to incorporate the changes. This revised OML will be posted and made available to all affected Soldiers, in the Army Career Tracker, on 27 August 2021. The effective date of the revised OML standing is consistent with the previously published MILPER in reference A-C is 1 October 2021.  https://www.hrc.army.mil/Milper/21-309

     d. MILPER MESSAGE 21-310, AC OFFICER PROMOTION NUMBERS FOR SEPTEMBER 2021, ISSUED: [8/23/2021 8:44:57 AM]. This message announces AC officer promotion numbers for September 2021. https://www.hrc.army.mil/Milper/21-310

     e. MILPER MESSAGE 21-311, FY22 REGULAR ARMY (RA)/UNITED STATES ARMY RESERVE (USAR) ACTIVE GUARD RESERVE (AGR), SERGEANT FIRST CLASS (SFC) EVALUATION BOARD ELIGIBILITY ROSTER, ISSUED: [8/23/2021 8:47:45 AM]. This message applies to the RA and USAR AGR. The FY22 RA/USAR AGR, SFC Evaluation Board Eligibility roster will be posted to the HRC website: Tools and Applications Directory at https://www.hrc.army.mil/content/Tools%20and%20Applications%20Directory on 27 Aug 21. This list is the identified population of SFC who will be evaluated at the FY22 SFC Evaluation Board scheduled to convene on 19 Oct 21. If you think you are eligible for this board and do not see your name listed on the eligibility roster or cannot access the MBF, you are responsible for contacting HRC, Senior Enlisted Promotions prior to 29 Sep 21 in order to verify board eligibility. Failure to do this will not constitute reconsideration at a later date. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/docs/DOC-1010249

8. S1NET MEMBER REQUESTS. The following S1NET member requests/questions are pending.  If you can assist, please do so. 

     a. LOOKING FOR A LIST OF SOLDIER ITEMS (APPROVALS, SIGNATURE AUTHORITIES, ETC.) THAT CAN BE APPROVED BY A CIVILIAN CHIEF OF STAFF. “Looking for a list of Soldier items (approvals, signature authorities, etc.) that will be affected by converting a military CoS position to a GS15, in a mostly civilian TDA unit with no commanders (CO/BN/BDE) below the CG.” https://www.milsuite.mil/book/message/954124 

9. FORSCOM WIAS POSITIONS (UPDATED A/O 20 Aug 21). Hot openings listed at the following link.  https://www.milsuite.mil/book/community/spaces/apf/s1net/forscom-wias   

10. ARNG/USAR POSITIONS/JOBS AVAILABLE.  S1NET members have posted the following RC position/job vacancy information.  For a listing of all USAR primary vacancies (updated weekly) visit https://www.milsuite.mil/book/docs/DOC-375787. Units/commands who wish to post vacancies on S1NET may do so by following the instructions posted on the front page of the Job Announcements topic at the following link. Those posts which are in the correct location and which are posted in accordance with the instructions provided will be included in a future S1NET Message Summary.      https://www.milsuite.mil/book/community/spaces/apf/s1net/jobannouncementsmobvacancies

     a. TPU VACANCIES IN CALIFORNIA – 469TH CSSB, MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/docs/DOC-1038810

     b. MAJ/73B ADOS, HQ USSOCOM, MACDILL AFB, FL. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/message/953594

     c. 81ST RD AIDE DE CAMP ANNOUNCEMENT, O2-O3, FORT JACKSON, SC. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/docs/DOC-1038987

     d. 323RD MILITARY INTEL BATTALION 1SG/35Z5M, FORT MEADE, MD. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/docs/DOC-1039128

     e. 90TH SUSTAINMENT BRIGADE (WQW8AA) TPU VACANCIES, NORTH LITTLE ROCK, AR. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/docs/DOC-1039368

     f. 650TH REGIONAL SUPPORT GROUP, TPU, 1LT/CPT/01A, COMPANY COMMANDER VACANCY, LAS VEGAS, NV. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/docs/DOC-1039335

     g. 323RD MI BN, B CO 1SG/35Z POSITION, FORT MEADE, MD. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/docs/DOC-1039128

     h. ADOS - AC O3/O4 VACANCY AT USA NATO BDE IN SEMBACH, GERMANY, START FALL 2021. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/docs/DOC-1040060

     i. ARNG T10 ADOS TOD POSITION - JTF/JFHQS STAFF TRAINING COURSE TAM CHIEF, NORAD&USNORTHCOM/J72, PETERSON AFB, CO. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/docs/DOC-1040135

     j. Position Vacancy for Company Commander (O3/MS), 477 Ground Ambulance, 172d Multifunctional Med Bn, Duluth, MN. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/docs/DOC-1040182

Saturday, August 21, 2021

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BusinessPro

Leading at a Distance: Practical Lessons for Virtual Success

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=156109
  • by James M. Citrin and Darleen DeRosa
  • Ascent Audio © 2021 (351 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781663713193
  • This audio edition provides executives with the necessary skills to successfully lead in the new virtual workplace.

        

Leading with Character: 10 Minutes a Day to a Brilliant Legacy

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155707
  • by Jim Loehr
  • Recorded Books © 2020 (330 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781705013137
  • This audio edition reveals 50 character competencies that you can practice daily to transform your life and work.

        

The Connector's Advantage: 7 Mindsets to Grow Your Influence and Impact

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=145862
  • by Michelle Tillis Lederman
  • Ascent Audio © 2019 (371 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781469074146
  • This audio edition explains why xpanding your connections and being an inclusive Connector is critical to attaining faster, easier, and better results. Read by the Author.

        

The Power of Choice: Embracing Efficacy to Drive Your Career

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155576
  • by Michael C. Hyter
  • Ascent Audio © 2021 (224 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781663714190
  • This audio edition provides answers to the questions you might face as you immerse yourself in an often confusing and challenging workplace culture.

        

Time Smart: How to Reclaim Your Time and Live a Happier Life

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155705
  • by Ashley Whillans
  • Recorded Books © 2020 (334 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781705007631
  • This audio edition presents strategies that will help you make the shift to time-smart living and, in the process, build a happier, more fulfilling life.

        

A Practical Guide to Project Planning: A Step-by-step Approach

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155752
  • by Rod Sowden
  • TSO, Ltd © 2016 (112 pages)
  • ISBN: 9780117082854
  • No matter which project management framework you are using, effective planning is crucial for success. This publication leads you through each stage of the planning process: defining, designing, developing and delivery, highlighting the practical steps for each.

        

An Executive Guide to Potrfolio Management

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155746
  • by AXELOS
  • TSO, Ltd © 2012 (56 pages)
  • ISBN: 9780113313594
  • Specifically aimed at senior executives, this guide help you understand how Portfolio Management can assist in addressing the challenges you and an organization face and how to respond to the demands for more customer focused service.

        

Content Inc.: Start a Content-First Business, Build a Massive Audience and Become Radically Successful (With Little to No Money), Second Edition

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=156584
  • by Joe Pulizzi.
  • McGraw-Hill © 2021 (368 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781264257546
  • From one of today's leading experts in content marketing, this practical resource is the go-to guide to building a solid small business by establishing a loyal audience before you sell products or services.



Fear Less: Face Not-Good-Enough to Replace Your Doubts, Achieve Your Goals, and Unlock Your Success

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=156588
  • by Pippa Grange
  • McGraw-Hill © 2021 (272 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781264268825
  • Giving you the tools to practice your responses to fear, this book provides the knowledge and insight you need to change your perspective and move beyond fear to a place of joy, fulfillment, and meaning.

        

GUTS: Greatness under Tremendous Stress: A Navy SEAL’s System for Turning Fear into Accomplishment

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=156145
  • by Brian E. Hiner
  • McGraw-Hill © 2021 (288 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781260462920
  • Whether it’s starting a business or changing careers, leading a team or getting fit, this book supplies all the basic training you need to change your relationship with fear, thrive in adversity, develop resilience, and accomplish your greatest goals.

        

Remotely Possible: Strategic Lessons and Tactical Best Practices for Remote Work

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=156208
  • by Shawn Belling
  • Apress © 2021 (132 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781484270073
  • With real-world, successful case studies and examples from modern organizations, this book addresses the challenges and opportunities that remote teams face, starting with the current landscape and looking forward to the future of remote working.

        

Strategic Kaizen: Using Flow, Synchronization, and Leveling [FSL] Assessment to Measure and Strengthen Operational Performance

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=156586
  • by Masaaki Imai
  • McGraw-Hill © 2021 (288 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781260143836
  • Whether you run a business, serve in public service, or practice Lean, this groundbreaking guide provides everything you need to transform your organization―and help lead it to the top of your industry, trade, or business.

        

The 7 Habits on the Go: Timeless Wisdom for a Rapidly Changing World

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155376
  • by Sean Covey
  • Mango Media © 2020 (168 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781642504354
  • It’s never too late to develop a growth mindset. Want to discover life-changing habits that will propel you toward a more productive and effective life? This adaptation offers an efficient―yet in-depth―guide to becoming your best self and reaching your goals.

        

The Fearless Woman's Guide to Starting a Business: What Every Woman Needs to Know to Be a Courageous, Authentic and Unstoppable Entrepreneur

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155382
  • by Ameé Quiriconi
  • Mango Media © 2021 (215 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781642505177
  • Through a combination of data, neuroscience, true stories, humor, and frankness, this book helps you determine the real reasons and motivations behind starting a business—and then dares you to dream big about what being the head of a woman-owned business can do for you.

        

The Myth of Multitasking: How 'Doing It All' Gets Nothing Done, Second Edition

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155379
  • by Dave Crenshaw
  • Mango Media © 2021 (224 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781642505054
  • Through anecdotal and real-world examples, this easy-to-read guide provides a solution for the chaos of distraction that multitasking creates—and a way to combat the temptation to constantly switch between tasks.

        

The Science of Dream Teams: How Talent Optimization can Drive Engagement, Productivity, and Happiness

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=156589
  • by Mike Zani
  • McGraw-Hill © 2021 (240 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781260473742
  • Whatever the business or industry, this game-changing approach has the power to unlock an unbeatable competitive advantage.

        

Work Better Together: How to Cultivate Strong Relationships to Maximize Well-Being and Boost Bottom Lines

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=156587
  • by Jen Fisher and Anh Phillips
  • McGraw-Hill © 2021 (272 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781264268122
  • Walking you through the process of implementing change and fueling a much-needed corporate movement towards humanity in the workplace, this book helps you meet today’s employees’ most urgent needs, while benefitting your organization in real and measurable ways.

        

You're Kind of a Big Deal: Level Up by Unlocking Your Audacity

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=156585
  • by Erin King
  • McGraw-Hill © 2021 (320 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781264266838
  • Unlock your inner audacity and become the leader you were born to be. This book provides the strategies, tools, and inspiration you need to power up your potential, break free from limiting beliefs, and make your biggest dreams a reality.

        

Your Work from Home Life: Redefine, Reorganize and Reinvent Your Remote Work

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155380
  • by M.J. Fievre and Becca Anderson
  • Mango Media © 2020 (208 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781642504903
  • Whatever your remote work circumstance, learn how to be productive at home with nuggets of hard-earned wisdom. From choosing the best colors for workspace productivity to starting a business, this book offers everything needed for a smooth work-to-home transition.


ITPro

CIPM Certified Information Privacy Manager All-in-One Exam Guide

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=156592
  • by Peter H. Gregory
  • McGraw-Hill/Osborne © 2021 (384 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781260474091
  • Designed to help you pass the CIPM exam, this comprehensive guide also serves as an essential on-the-job reference for new and established privacy and security professionals.

        

Cyber Resilience Best Practices

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155748
  • by AXELOS
  • TSO, Ltd © 2015 (297 pages)
  • ISBN: 9780113314638
  • Designed to help organizations better prepare themselves to deal with an increasing range and complexity of cyber threats, this book provides a management approach to assist with compliance needs, so it complements new and existing policies and frameworks.

        

Introduction to Python Network Automation: The First Journey

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=156201
  • by Brendan Choi
  • Apress © 2021 (866 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781484268056
  • Learn and implement network automation within the Enterprise network using Python 3. This introductory book will be your guide to building an integrated virtual networking lab to begin your Network Automation journey and master the basics of Python Network Automation.

        

Mastering Voice Interfaces: Creating Great Voice Apps for Real Users

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=156204
  • by Ann Thymé-Gobbel and Charles Jankowski
  • Apress © 2021
  • ISBN: 9781484270042
  • Peppered with concrete examples and tricks-of-the-trade, this book will teach you how to build great voice apps of any complexity for any domain by learning both the how's and why's of voice development.

        

Practical Arduino Engineering: End to End Development with the Arduino, Fusion 360, 3D Printing, and Eagle, Second Edition

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=156205
  • by Harold Timmis
  • Apress © 2021 (580 pages)
  • ISBN: 9781484268513
  • Implement Arduino-based designs in your project, and build, debug, and extend it using a solid engineering approach. This second edition is expanded to provide a better understanding of the engineering process and what it means to be an end-to-end developer.

        

RESILIA Pocketbook: Cyber Resilience Best Practices

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155749
  • by AXELOS
  • TSO, Ltd © 2015 (324 pages)
  • ISBN: 9780113314720
  • Designed to help organizations better prepare themselves to deal with an increasing range and complexity of cyber threats, this book provides a management approach to assist with compliance needs, so it complements new and existing policies and frameworks.

        

Whaling for Beginners: Book One: Breach

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155750
  • by Jerome Vincent
  • TSO, Ltd © 2015 (80 pages)
  • ISBN: 9780113314966
  • A short fictional account of one man's realization of his vulnerability and that of the company he worked so hard to build, this book reveals just how dangerous being a top executive can be.

        

Whaling for Beginners: Book Two: Reputations

  • https://usarmy.skillport.com/skillportfe/main.action?assetid=155751
  • by AXELOS
  • TSO, Ltd © 2016 (76 pages)
  • ISBN: 9780113314997
  • A fictional story about the cybersecurity vulnerabilities of board level executives, known as 'big fish', this book follows the story of Jim Baines, CEO of a major US packaging company who is targeted by hackers and his company's survival hangs in the balance.

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