Business Research Application Paper
Research is very important to the United States Army because research can help the United States Army to improve in everything it does for the War Fighter. By conducting research for new weapon systems the weapon systems can be one hundred percent ready before they get sent to the War Fighter on the battlefield. In order to understand research we must first define research. According to dictionary.com (2008), research is a “diligent and systematic inquiry or investigation into a subject in order to discover or revise facts, theories, applications”. Research is important because it allows you to reduce risk and make informed decisions about a myriad of questions. How is research used in the organization?
Research in the United States Army is used to protect the War Fighter although the research the United States Army conducts benefits the civilian world as well. The United States Army uses research when testing new types of equipment for combat and the United States Army even has a Medical Research Institute of Infectious Disease to help the whole country combat infectious disease. The United States Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Disease conducts in depth research on different infectious diseases to include smallpox, nerve agents, and toxins. They use this research to allow medical personnel to have another way to deal with these infectious diseases because the way to treat infectious disease on the battlefield is very different than how you would treat infectious disease at a hospital in the United States of America where you have a full staff and all of the right equipment. The United States Army uses research in every aspect of what the United States Army does. Every major section in the United States Army has a research directorate that can ensure that everything the United States Army does is the best way to conduct business. I am in the United States Army Criminal Investigation...
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