We Need to Eliminate Command and Control

Doug Thorpe
4 min readNov 9, 2022

I never thought I’d say those words. Being a former commissioned officer in the U.S. Army, command and control were integral to my success. The ability to stand on the rank and position I held helped direct troop movement and engagement.

Fortunately for most of those in my command, I always commanded from more of a servant leader’s heart and mind but applied the benefits of command and control…

Doug Thorpe

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