THE CHAIR IS AGAINST THE WALL…..
One Week Out!!
An email with details for next week’s Grid Down Commo Class has been sent. If you are attending and did not receive one, let me know. There are still spots left. Click here: Sign Up Now! With Chinese war ships off the coast, missing north Korean subs and a dying stock market. It’s a crazy world we live in, are your comms ups?? If not, get to class! Oh yeah, and go wolverines!
INTELLIGENCE GATHERING AND ANALYSIS FOR COMMON FOLK
I want to start by saying, this is by no means an end all be all to intelligence gathering. There are many books and online sources that cover this topic in much more detail. This post is designed to help the beginner get started in a skill that is sometimes very confusing for those who have no prior experience.
TIME IS TIGHT
We are getting close to the Grid Down Commo Class. If you act now you can still get signed up. Reading about a subject is one thing, come to class to get hands on experience that will boost your probability of mission success. Hope to see you there. Go here for details!
ONE STEP AHEAD
COMINT (communications intelligence) is a skill that only gets easier with practice. The more you do it, the better you get. Most of my recent posts have revolved around your intercept skills, this is because listening is more important then transmitting!
TIME IS OF THE ESSENCE. ….
THERE IS STILL TIME TO GET SIGNED UP FOR CLASS. WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR? WITH UNCERTAIN TIMES, GET THE SKILL SET WHILE YOU STILL CAN. THIS CLASS WILL GIVE YOU THE EDGE YOU WILL NEED WHEN THE LIGHTS GO OUT. GET TO CLASS, GET YOUR GEAR AND GET A PLAN, NOW……
GET THE HINT. …..
Maybe there Is a reason Sparks31 and I keep pushing you to get your monitoring stations up to speed. You need to know what’s going on in real time. You need that intel to be unfiltered. You need to be able to collect it in a grid down situation. If you are reading this then you are half way there. Get off your butt and do it. Do the “homework” , practice your trade craft . Submitting your findings is the follow through. It helps you to not only gather intel, but to “REPORT” it. The more you write things down, the better you will be at it. You will start to know what’s important and what is not as important. I know alot of people read these post but we need you to participate. If you can, there is Still time to sign up for class in September. At least do the homework exercises, they are designed to give you the practice you need to be a good intercept operator. For those of you who reported, great work.
Post your logs
Don’t forget to post your intercept logs. Some have already posted. I hope the rest of you have done your homework. It will be your loss in the end. Everyone needs to know how to do this. If you think it’s not worth your time, you don’t get it.
SEARCH AND INTERCEPT
We sit on the couch and read about it, we watch YouTube videos about it……Lets do it! Here is your next assignment: