To provide a comprehensive and adaptable leadership resource for the Army of the 21st century. As the capstone leadership manual for the Army, FM establishes the Armys leadership doctrine, the fundamental principles by which Army leaders act to accomplish the mission and take care of their people. ADRP 622 contains four parts comprised of 11 chapters that describe the Armys view on leadership: Part One defines leadership, describes the foundations of Army leadership, and introduces the Army Leadership Requirements Model in Chapter 1.
It addresses the various roles of Army leaders and the levels of leadership in Chapter 2. Field Manual (FM) 622, Army leadership is the process of influencing people by providing purpose, direction, and motivation while operating to accomplish the mission and improve the organization. 1 What Army field manuals leadership definition missing from the definition and the manual is a holistic emphasis on the emotional ARMY LEADERSHIP BE, KNOW, DO DISTRIBUTION RESTRICTION: Approved for public release; distribution is unlimited.
FM Field Manual Headquarters No. Department of the Army Washington, DC, 31 August 1999 Army Leadership FM directly supports the Armys keystone manuals, FM 1001 and FM 1005, ADP 622, Army Leadership, describes our foundational leadership principles. I challenge (See Field Manual [FM 2710. ) ADP 622 uses joint terms where applicable. Selected joint and Army terms and definitions Terms for which ADP 622 is the proponent publication have an asterisk in the glossary.
Definitions for which FM 622 is the Armys keystone field manual on leadership. It establishes leadership doctrine and fundamental principles for all officers, noncommissioned officers, and Army civilians across all components. This manual uses the BEKNOWDO concept to express what is required of Army leaders.
leadertofollower relationships, teamwork, esprit de corps, and organizational climate. Each of these issues requires the holistic inclusion of components in leadertraining, doctrine, and leadership literature. Field Manual 622 does not limit its discussion of the emotional aspects of leadership to the Leadership Requirements The Center for Army Leadership (CAL), US Army Command and General Staff College (CGSC), Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, recruited novelist and former infantryman Ed Ruggero to help turn this manual into a story about leadership.