What do you think when you receive applications from an Armed Forces leader? If TV or film portrayals come to mind, ceremonial duties, wet and muddy and lots of swearing are likely your first thoughts. What about the leadership style of Forces candidates? Shouting, barking...

You’ve received an application from a Senior non-commissioned Officer (SNCO) from the Armed Forces but are unsure how their experience translates from the military world to your organisation. This article aims to explain what an SNCO is, what they do and what useful employee’s they...