If two privates are walking side-by-side, one takes the lead. Military leadership starts the day you take your oath. Below are ten habits developed within months, or even days, of putting on a uniform. These qualities are constantly refined through stress, responsibility, and austere environments; extreme experiences that test and develop military leaders, making these powerful, long-lasting habits. On a Team Rubicon operation you’ll see these qualities reflected in strike team leaders all the way to the Incident Commander.
Click through to read the list. It’s not the full field manual on leadership, but you surely won’t go wrong following this list.