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EP-21 Retired USMC LTC James Weirick, JAG Officer

James Weirick is a retired Marine LTC and Judge Advocate. He is also a contributor at Task & Purpose. He joined Robert Gowin, Scott Kinder, Mike Pritts, and Susan Daood to talk about his own service and military transition. He provided advice to transitioning military....

EP-20 Military Spouse Night

The podcast team of Robert Gowin, Scott Kinder, Rudy Lindsey, Mike Pritts and Susan Daood talked to the wives of Rudy and Mike as well as Kat Kaelin (spouse of active duty soldier) about their experiences and perceptions of deployments, reintegration, permanent change of station...

EP-19 Special Forces | Larry Broughton – Women in Leadership

Larry is an award-winning entrepreneur & CEO, best-selling author, keynote speaker, mentor and veteran. He joined Robert Gowin, Rudy Lindsey, Scott Kinder, Mike Pritts, and Susan Daood on the podcast on the topic of "Women in Leadership". He has been a keynote speaker at many...

EP-18 Kat Kaelin, former CST-2 Soldier

Robert Gowin, Mike Pritts, and Susan Daood talk with Kat Kaelin about transition, veteran homelessness, and the challenges following separation. Kat is a former SSG (E6) in the Army who served in Iraq and Afghanistan. She was a member of the Army's CST-2 (cultural support...

Pre-Mission Training: Transition

by Mike Pritts In May of 2015, I wrote an article on LinkedIn criticizing the Army’s transition assistance program; (TAP). Since the article’s release, several people have asked me to outline my approach to transition. I approached transition in the same manner as I have approached countless combat...

EP-17 In the Strategy Room – Coach vs. Mentor

The team tackles the differences between a coach and a mentor in this episode of "In the Strategy Room". They provide examples of each, share their own personal experiences, help you know when to consider seeking a mentor or a coach, and how to find...

EP-16 Planning and Contingencies | Ron Schwery Guest

During this podcast Robert Gowin, Scott Kinder, Mike Pritts, Susan Daood, and Ron Schwery discussed the importance of having a solid plan that includes contingencies before making a career change. Ron described his time as a Special Forces Medic and how he became an entrepreneur...

EP-15 In the Strategy Room – Pride & Prejudice

Robert Gowin, Scott Kinder, Mike Pritts, and Susan Daood discuss "Pride & Prejudice" as a topic "In the Strategy Room" show. There is a feeling of satisfaction and pride from military accomplishments, but at times the prejudices or preconceived opinions from the private sector are...