This strategy seeks to advance the intellectual capability of our naval forces. The strategy will create a decisive competitive advantage by:
• Developing leaders and warfighters who possess good judgment, creativity, a commitment to ethics, and excellent analytic and problem solving skills;
• Providing naval forces with an intellectual overmatch against our adversaries;
• Making the naval force more proficient by improving strategic thinking, increasing geopolitical awareness, building key technical and professional capabilities, and deepening our understanding of the conditions in which military force can be used effectively.