On-going, sustainment training to support the Army National Guard recruiting force.


Training Notes:

Agenda – MEPS processing

  • Starting a new feature on each podcast – call the 2 minutes Tune-Up – where we are reminded of basic Army leadership principles so we can grow as NCOs and professionals.
  • Checklists
  • QC / SF86
  • Preparation for MEPS trip


  1. 2 Minute Tune-Up: Today is just an introduction
    1. ADRP Introduction page v.
    2. “An ideal Army leader has strong intellect, physical presence, professional competence, moral character and serves as a role model. An Army leader is able and willing to act decisively, within the intent and purpose of superior leaders and in the best interest of the organization. Army leaders recognize that organizations, built on mutual trust and confidence, successfully accomplish missions”.
  2. Checklists –
    1. Critical to the process
    2. Not a sign of weakness but helps maintain a constant level of excellence
  3. QC /SF86
    1. After you have filled in the last bit of data, projected and uploaded and can with confidence say, “This applicant is ready”, STOP and do one more QC. Review every screen, double-check every upload as if your reputation as an outstanding RRNCO was on the line…which it is.
    2. Print the SF86 and review.
  4. PreparationforMEPS
    1. Review SF86 with applicant
    2. Operation Order

MEPS 5 Paragraph Operations Order

MEPS Checklist


Master Badge Training:  30 Day Rule by Jeb Blount

Jeb Blount

Jeb Blount advises many of the world’s leading organizations and their executives on the impact of emotional intelligence and interpersonal skills on customer experience, strategic account management, sales, and developing high-performing sales teams.

King Solomon reminds us:  “If the iron is blunt, and one does not sharpen the edge, he must use more strength, but wisdom helps one to succeed.” (Ecclesiastes 10:10 ESV)


Doug Siggins

MSG (r) Doug Siggins facilitates Training Tuesday Podcast to cultivate, collaborate and celebrate RRNCO success.