Behind friendly lines

Behind friendly lines

As part of its modernization strategy the Army will realign exchange and liaison officers to meet its engagement priorities. Here are five principles for leadership as an Army liaison officer. by Major Bradley E. Benns     Leadership, in all forms, is the...
Army recruiting resuming normalcy

Army recruiting resuming normalcy

by Ian Coutts   After two tough years due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) recruiting appears to be bouncing back. “We’re pretty much back at capacity now,” said Captain (N) Pascal Belhumeur, commander of the Canadian Forces Recruiting Group,...
Morale, health, resiliency and family support

Morale, health, resiliency and family support

La version française de cet article est disponible après le texte anglais. by Ken Pole   The “been there, done that” concept can be a key to promotion in any military force, but there’s obviously much more to the climb up the rank ladder, particularly when the...
First ACSV roll-out

First ACSV roll-out

The first variant of the Canadian Army’s new Armoured Combat Support Vehicle (ACSV) rolled off the production line at General Dynamics Land Systems-Canada in London, Ont., in late December. “Light Armoured Vehicles (LAV) have protected Canada’s soldiers on missions...