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If you are actively involved with these people and the results then I am interested in your observations. Most of the time that is not the case.
Of course. This forum is chock full of experts. Some with incoming appointees and others with multiple graduates in the family. That's the rub of it, right? How to determine the validity of the advice given.
Sadly, I fear the "warrior" label we have so proudly applied to newly minted ensigns and 2nd Lts. will be gradually replaced with something much less impressive, for the experience is becoming less impressive. IMO.