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Default Air Force Logo Do You Want a Discount?
Over the years I’ve served in various positions from the flight to headquarters level. In these positions I noticed how detail oriented senior leaders are when it comes to civilian appraisals, military performance reports and written correspondence in general.
0 2/14
2017
Default Air Force Logo Inspire Strength
Inspire. Strength. Two simple words that have come to dominate the center of my leadership philosophy. We all have encountered no shortage of buzz words or fancy theories throughout our time to help us solve our problems and conquer our challenges. Yet, I found these two simple words a long time ago engraved in stone on something that had
0 2/09
2017
Default Air Force Logo Commander’s Commentary on African-American Heritage Month
February is African-American Heritage Month. This month is a time to pay tribute to the arduous path that generations of African-Americans took during the history of America towards equal rights. It has often been said that to understand where you are going means understanding where you have been. In the case of the pursuit of equal rights in America, this is absolutely true.
0 2/07
2017
(Courtesy graphic) Don’t let threat of law make you do the right thing
Our political discourse these days has disintegrated to a Cliffs Notes version of graphic-size inflammatory memes that go viral on Facebook and other social media sites with the speed of fire that leaves burned friendships in its wake.
0 2/03
2017
(U.S. Air Force photo) Taking care of families
Family members are not just dependents, but are a critical part of the Air Force family, and play a vital role in the Air Force mission. It is important for all Airmen to take time to care for our “live-in” support systems.
0 1/31
2017
Default Air Force Logo Failure is not an option
The United States has led the world in exploiting space for peaceful purposes, championing modern society, enhancing the global commons, and driving the information economy. Yet, dark storm clouds are on the horizon as space becomes more competitive, congested, and contested in recent decades.
0 1/23
2017
Did you blow your New Year’s resolution by January 2nd?
Most of us want to lose a few a few pounds, get more fit, get out of debt or get rid of a bad habit. But why didn’t it stick? Was it a lack of willpower or was it the resolution itself?
0 1/18
2017
(U.S. Air Force photo by Craig Denton) Leading through disasters
No matter how much you study leadership in books, professional military education or observe others, there is no comparison to practice. As commanders, we must give our junior members the opportunity to test their skills. They must be empowered to make decisions and, most importantly, make mistakes.
0 1/11
2017
QAANAAQ, Greenland – Col. Chris Eagan, 821st Air Base Group commander at Thule Air Base, Greenland, holds the child of a community member during Operation Julemond held in the local community Dec. 22, 2016. Since 1959, the members of Thule have nurtured a special relationship with their nearest neighbors about 159 kilometers up the coast from the base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Shawn Joseph) Hearts on top of the world
Since 1959, the members of Thule Air Base, Greenland, have nurtured a special relationship with their nearest neighbors about 159 kilometers up the coast. With no other travel connections to the outside world, each year Air Greenland donates multiple helicopter cargo runs to deliver gifts to these isolated villages, from people from four nations and who work at Thule Air Base.
0 1/11
2017
Default Air Force Logo Paralegal Perspective of the Special Victims’ Counsel Program
Victims of crimes that are sexual in nature have a voice in the military justice system. In January 2013, the Air Force implemented the Special Victims’ Counsel Program that provides victims of sexual assault with an attorney who can protect their rights and interests.Although the program will turn 4 years old on Jan. 28, many people are still not
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2017
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