“Up or Out” may be on the way out in the uniformed ranks of the military. Defense Secretary Ashton Carter introduces the third round of changes to defense personnel policy as part of the “Force of the Future” initiative. Ron Sanders is Vice President at Booz Allen Hamilton. He was the first Chief Human Capital Officer of the Intelligence Community, and he’s former Director of Civilian Personnel for the Department of Defense. He discussed the reforms, and what should come next, on National Defense Week.
Photo: Defense Secretary Ash Carter announces new “Force of the Future” initiatives at the Pentagon, June 9, 2016. DoD photo by Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Tim D. Godbee