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The Evaluator: The Comprehensive Guide For Preparing Evaluation Reports and Counselings (6th Edition)
The Evaluator: The Comprehensive Guide For Preparing Evaluation Reports and Counselings (6th Edition)

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Format: Paperback
ISBN: 759968034526
Author: CSM (R) Mark Gerecht

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This is the most updated and comprehensive guide on the market, fully updated with the latest regulation. Provides an overview of the regulation, citing paragraphs and page numbers in the regulation, over 1,000 NCOER bullet comments for all portions of the NCOER broken down by competence, physical fitness, leadership, training, responsibility/accountability, values.

Each area includes bullets of excellence, success, and needs improvement. These are further divided in 15 subcategories to assist the rater and senior rater, gives guidance on relief for cause reports, how to appeal, providing proper counseling, frequently asked questions, key term definition, and a word listing.

Also applies to the National Guard and Army Reserve.

No leader can be without The Evaluator

This book will teach you:

  • How to conduct an NCOER counseling (Includes a counseling checklist)
  • How to properly fill out an NCOER form (DA FORM 2166-8)
  • Techniques for writing bullets
  • Numerous sources that will assist in the preparing of an NCOER counseling and evaluation
  • How to appeal to an NCOER (Includes an Appeal Checklist)
  • Suggestions on Relief for Cause NCOER (Includes items to consider concerning Relief actions)
  • The answers to frequently asked questions
  • How to prepare fair, accurate, and just NCOERs.


  • An overview of AR 623-3 with current changes
  • Sample bullet comments for excellence, success, and need improvement in the following areas:
    • Competence, Training, Physical Fitness, Accountability & Responsibility, Leadership
  • Sample Senior rate comments for performance and potential
  • Sample value statements (Contains both yes and no entries)
  • Approximately 1,000 bullets many of which were extracted from the NCOER Update (Selected by Members of the Centralized Promotion Board for SFC, MSG, SGM/CSM)
  • Extensive Word Listing Containing: Adjectives, Verbs, and Nouns for Positive and Negative statements
  • Bullets are organized into 15 specific categories, find the comments you need quickly. Categories include:
    • Awards, Development, Education, Recognition, Weapons, Basic Skills, Deployment, Inspections, Retention, Works Above Grade, Competition, Dollars & Percentages, Maintenance, Safety, Miscellaneous.

The Evaluator is a great resource that will assist in preparing professional evaluation reports; A tool that will dramatically reduce the amount of time spent preparing NCOERs. No leader can afford to be without The Evaluator!

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