While The Armchair Dragoons are primarily a hobby-focused site, there's a lot of professional coverage there, including a dedicated sub-forum specifically for pro topics

https://www.armchairdragoons.com/forum/index.php?board=45.0

Additionally, there's a bunch of episodes of the podcast that focus on professional topics, including several with the wargame design program at the US Army Command & General Staff College out at FLKS.

James Sterrett talks about the CGSC wargame design MMAS program

https://www.armchairdragoons.com/podcast/sixth-episode-of-mentioned-in-dispatches/

Rex Brynen talks about SWEAT considerations in wargaming

https://www.armchairdragoons.com/podcast/mentioned-in-dispatches-season-2-episode-8-sweating-to-the-wargames/

Discussion of the essential books in a wargaming library, including a variety of academic tomes

https://www.armchairdragoons.com/podcast/mentioned-in-dispatches-season-2-episode-9-the-essential-wargaming-library/

On Target Sims talks about their work with the UK DSTL, among other things

https://www.armchairdragoons.com/podcast/mentioned-in-dispatches-s3e6-on-target-simulations-flashpoint-campaigns/

Matt Caffrey talks about his book "On Wargaming" and the research behind it

https://www.armchairdragoons.com/podcast/mentioned-in-dispatches-s3e8-on-wargaming-with-matt-caffrey/

Interview with an MMAS student at CGSC

https://www.armchairdragoons.com/podcast/mentioned-in-dispatches-s4e5-us-army-wargame-design-at-the-command-general-staff-college/

Derby House Principles on Diversity & Inclusion in Professional Wargaming

https://www.armchairdragoons.com/podcast/mentioned-in-dispatches-special-summer-2020-edition/

There are also videos about games & sims for training & learning (classroom use), GUWS students about their wargame design program, and data curation & archiving, among others.

The weekly Tuesday Newsday review always includes a set of links on professional wargaming, too.

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