Snr Leadership at the Gen level buy into this it the mid mgt that are a challange. By this I mean at the unit level. Until those leaders buy in STIGMA will remain and the issue at hand will not get beter. I am reminded of "much was said and done more said than done" at the unit
Great conversation folks - 4 more minutes, we'll be wrapping this up at 12:45 ET.
Chris i must be running into all the wrong troops because they are facing real challanges
Ahh yes I am speaking to lots of reservists diff world gents diff world
Reservists are being poorly served period.....
I am not suggesting we hold on to them I am suggesting security and dignity
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Chris, Wayne, Mercedes - last thoughts and any links/resources you'd like to put here?
This is an issue we plan to stay on top of at CTV, so we would love to continue to hear from vets, soldiers and family members about your experiences and your needs.
Families are also casualties severe like their loved one
Wayne, Chris, Mercedes & everyone who joined online - thank you for participating and joining the conversation.