Reading is crucial for military professionals as it helps to develop critical thinking, broaden knowledge and perspectives, enhance military professionalism, sharpen analytical skills, and keep up-to-date with the latest developments and emerging trends, enabling individuals to make informed decisions and achieve mission success.


  1. Develops critical thinking, knowledge, communication, and leadership skills
  2. Enhances military professionalism outside of the individual's main specialization
  3. Sharpens critical thinking processes through exposure to different viewpoints and perspectives
  4. Increases awareness of a wide range of issues and topics
  5. Keeps individuals informed about the latest developments and emerging trends.