Tardiness and Military Bearing

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Tardiness and Military Bearing
I’m writing this paper because I failed to plan my medication properly around my work schedule. Punctuality is the characteristic of being able to complete a required task or fulfill a moral duty before or at a previously-designated time. Dependability, accountability, consistency and discipline are all crucially related to being on time. Furthermore, promptness also shows that the individual Sailor aims high and has their priorities straight. However, being where one needs to be at the appointed time will always be one of the most important aspects of being a Sailor. Tardiness I a great detriment for the command and a work center let alone a small detachment of personnel. When an individual is absent for whatever period of time it puts the work center or detachment at a deficient for the not only the loss of manpower but also especially if there is a need for an individual’s qualifications of skill at with certain tasks or events. This loss can have unknown consequences in the form of not being able to complete a mission or vital event which can lead to anything from personal embarrassment to endangering lives. Dependability is a major aspect of military bearing. Without dependability, one can neither perform properly in the workspace nor be depended upon by their coworkers, or chain of command to carry out their military duties adequately. A military member is required to be punctual, and reliable. Showing reliability is an indication to senior personnel you have the necessary skills to lead but that you also have to maturity and self-reliability to be trusted to lead. Not only if Tardiness also detracts from general well-being and military bearing. For putting a supervisor or other personnel in compromising positions it could cause problem with other in the work center. As services members, military bearing is a vast assortment of rules and ethics that govern our everyday life. Military bearing has a lot to do with all with...
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