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Default Air Force Logo Some things worth remembering
"We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness. That to secure these rights, Governments are instituted among Men, deriving their just powers from the consent of the governed. That
0 6/26
2009
Default Air Force Logo Forever 16
What did you do on your 16th birthday? Did you go out with friends, have dinner with just family, or did you keep to yourself and enjoy the day? What about afterwards? What are you doing with your life now? My cousin will never get to look back on the day/night of her 16th birthday. That was the night her life ended and memories began. I look back
0 6/19
2009
Default Air Force Logo ISR has changed for the better
It's been almost sixteen years to the day since I drove through the gate at Goodfellow Air Force Base and entered the 315th Training Squadron for the first time. The dust had just settled from the fall of the Berlin Wall and the ending of Operation Desert Storm. Our nation's foremost objective was maintaining the northern and southern no-fly zones
0 6/19
2009
Default Air Force Logo Year of the NCO
The senior Army leadership designated 2009 as the Year of the NCO to honor the sacrifices and celebrate the contributions of the NCO Corps, past, and present. The Army's vision of an NCO is that of an innovative, competent professional enlisted leader grounded in heritage, values, and a tradition that embodies the Warrior Ethos; who champions
0 6/05
2009
Default Air Force Logo Lorenz on Leadership – Develop Your Vision
Imagine, if you will, an adaptive training environment that sits inside a bare room. This environment can be manipulated to simulate any task - from simple to complex. With the flick of a switch or push of a button, the bare room transforms into a living, breathing, interactive experience. Sounds and smells abound, people appear and interact, and
0 6/02
2009
Default Air Force Logo Stay in your lane!
No matter the unit of assignment, good order and discipline is integral to mission efficiency and effectiveness. How we perceive what is going on in our squadrons, for example, can determine the balance of good order and discipline. When Airmen are treated fairly and recognized for their achievements, they will respond by performing to the best of
0 5/29
2009
Default Air Force Logo Remember with me
As Memorial Day approaches, I ask one thing of the men and women at Team Goodfellow: remember with me. Memorial Day is a time for remembering the fallen, those who have given their lives in the cause of freedom, and so I ask that you remember our fallen with me. Remember Airman 1st Class Elizabeth Jacobson, one of our own from the 17th Security
0 5/22
2009
Default Air Force Logo Today is the day
Have you ever heard a co-worker talking about his or her big plans to make the next higher grade? How about someone bragging about their last assignment? While planning for the future, setting goals is crucial to one's success. Sometimes individuals spend so much time planning for their future that they forget to enjoy their present. Others just
0 5/06
2009
Default Air Force Logo Body, mind and spirit
"The whole person concept;" we've all heard it before. It's the person whom the Department of Defense, or any other competent employer, endeavors to hire and wants on their team - an individual who makes us all better by the example they set in both their professional and personal lives as well. They seem to "have it all together" and can manage
0 4/30
2009
Default Air Force Logo "Can I buy you a drink?" "Got money in the bank?"
When I joined the United States Air Force in August of 2007 I was sure I was making the right choice. After losing a large music scholarship and nearly getting kicked out of college because of academic reasons, I had nowhere to go. I wanted to be independent of my parents and get some discipline back because I thought at 19, it was time to think
0 4/30
2009
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