Small Wars Journal


Foresight in Decision Making: Improving Intelligence Analysis with Probabilistic Forecasting SWJED Wed, 12/05/2018 - 6:25am
Now more than ever, commanders require a dynamic flow of information and analysis to support decision making. Intelligence facilitates operations, and military intelligence professionals have developed systems to deliver intelligence support down to the lowest tactical level.
Intelligence Officer Careers and How to Get One SWJED Sun, 09/30/2018 - 4:28pm
Students often ask me how to get a job in the Intelligence Community. I wrote this article to share some best practices for securing a career as an Intelligence Officer. This article reflects my 34 years of experience in that career field with three different agencies.
Strengthening Afghanistan’s National Directorate of Security: Is it Equipped to Counter ‘Emerging’ Threats? SWJED Thu, 03/01/2018 - 8:51pm

Intelligence agencies in Afghanistan are failing to collect high-value information that could be beneficial to Afghan’s domestic security.

Leapfrogging: Terrorists and State Actors SWJED Sun, 08/13/2017 - 6:04am

The paper evaluates the magnitude of threat posed by Violent Non-State Actors as opposed to hostile states actors with a national intelligence apparatus.