Officer qualities

Matthb89

Newbie
Hello, I understand that officers should have leadership and teamwork skills etc and was looking to know if anyone has any advice for what to do as a teenager to show these qualities. I'm 16 and the only real thing I have to show for is air cadets. I intend to join the FAA as a pilot or apply for Warfare Officer.
Predicted A in most GCSE subjects apart from English which is predicted a B/C.
I feel like I will struggle to sell myself (because I have nothing to show) so I'm thinking that it's not too late to start getting involved in stuff.

Thanks for your help.
 
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baldie

Midshipman
Hello, I understand that officers should have leadership and teamwork skills etc and was looking to know if anyone has any advice for what to do as a teenager to show these qualities. I'm 16 and the only real thing I have to show for is air cadets. I intend to join the FAA as a pilot or apply for Warfare Officer.
Predicted A in most GCSE subjects apart from English which is predicted a B/C.
I feel like I will struggle to sell myself (because I have nothing to show) so I'm thinking that it's not too late to start getting involved in stuff.

Thanks for your help.
Volunteer, get a part time job, do a team sport, travel.....
 
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