Comparing and contrasting followership and servant leadership.
You will prepare a short essay comparing and contrasting followership and servant leadership
(a) Minimum of 250 words, no more than 750 words.
(b) Font is Arial, 12pt.
(c) Use standard margins: One inch from the left, right, and bottom edges. Do not justify right margins.
(d) Use double spacing.
(e) Utilize a graphic organizer.
(f) Employ the Army Writing Style and standard written English.
(g) Use the essay format.
(h) Provide a strong purpose statement.
(i) Use “second set of eyes.”
Ensure none of your paragraphs exceed 10 lines. Remember quotes do not count against your
60% or better on simple sentence. Reference slickwrite.com to view the pie chart relating to
your sentence breakdown.
Maintain 13-15 average sentence length. This is median average of your sentences when
counted together. Use slickwrite.com to verify your sentence average. Slick write will add each
sentence and calculate the average based on that. So you can have long sentences and short
sentences, just as long as it lands between 13-15 words average.
DO NOT use Cliché or Colloquialisms. E.g., Think outside the box, popping up, fall on deaf
Place two spaces after each period
Check for recycled sentences. E.g., Diversity is. Diversity means. Diversity does.
Make sure your capitalize Soldier, Army, DA Civilians, Cities, States, First word of a sentence,
Veer away from run on sentences. If the sentence can be independent, allow it to be.
Be mindful of linking “be” verbs. E.g. have been, been done, be passed, be promoted, will be,
be done, will do, etc. These will make your sentence passive
Ensure you ALWAYS follow the 5 paragraph format. The 5 paragraph format is the standard for
Army Writing as it relates to OpOrders, Memos, Sworn Statements, Awards, etc.
Only submit your paper as a WORD document. Any other format will result in a 0 for accuracy.
If you fail to follow any instructions posted on the instructions relating to the format of your
paper, you will receive a 0 for accuracy.
Make sure your paragraphs are properly indented.
Use double space
Arial font 12 point.