PLANNING - Step 1 - Determining Center of Gravity

Examples of signals indicating potential vulnerabilities with adversary’s Infrastructure CG’s.

1. Labor shortages. Limited access to skilled or unskilled labor can result in product shortages.

2. Union problems. Strikes or union dissension can be exploited by non-union enterprises.

3. Legacy technology. Leaders feeding off of cash-cow legacy technology are vulnerable to challenger innovation.

4. Outdated P&E. Antiquated P&E can generate quality, efficiency, and reliability issues exploitable by contemporary facilities.