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Gen. Edward A. Rice, AETC Commander 10th anniversary of 9/11 a time to remember heroes who died as well as heroes who emerged
Sunday marks the 10th anniversary of one of the greatest tragedies to ever occur in our nation. It was 10 years ago we watched as terrorists attacked America and killed nearly 3,000 innocent people. The terrorist attacks taught us a hard lesson, that we are not isolated from those who seek to destroy our precious freedom. Since then, we have
0 9/08
2011
Default Air Force Logo Smart time investment turns to 'profits'
Smart investment of your time can guarantee "profits," but it's how you choose to spend your time that lays a foundation for both you and your subordinates. Your time is valuable, so invest it wisely. Most people think of money when they hear the word 'invest,' but it really holds a much deeper meaning. Today's investment opportunities are a
0 9/02
2011
Default Air Force Logo Vector check - why do you serve?
In recent weeks there's been a lot of chatter at the water coolers about the future of the Air Force. Folks are concerned, and it's evident from their comments: Is my contract going to get cut? What about retirement benefits? Forget doing more with less, soon we'll be doing everything with nothing! Their concerns are understandable; our country and
0 9/02
2011
Default Air Force Logo Fighting for something more
As September 11th approaches, I find myself once again in Afghanistan, this time for a year. This mission is different from the last. Instead of supporting missions to "seek out and destroy the enemy," I am here to train members of the Afghan Air Force on how to do my job, Aircrew Flight Equipment. I am also trying to teach them how to manage their
0 9/02
2011
Default Air Force Logo CONSENT: A responsibility shared by all
What is consent and who has it? These are the most frequently asked questions among our Airmen, and they seem to cause the greatest confusion and uncertainty. The heartening part is young men and women alike want to make sure they have consent before engaging in sexual activity; unfortunately they don't always seem to understand what consent is,
0 8/29
2011
Default Air Force Logo Becoming a paralegal
Interested in the inner workings of the military justice system? Want to assist the prosecution with a court-martial or investigate aircraft incidents? These are just some of the responsibilities of an Air Force paralegal. Paralegals not only get court-martial experience and investigate claims for damage to government property, they also conduct
0 8/23
2011
Default Air Force Logo Mentor Leadership - 90 seconds to connect
While attending the squadron commander's course a few months ago, I had the great opportunity to hear words of wisdom from Chief Master Sgt. James Cody, the Command Chief Master Sergeant for Air Education and Training Command, who left us with many keys and tips for a successful command tour.Here is something he said that left a lasting impression
0 8/23
2011
Default Air Force Logo Fight this war
On Sept. 11, 2001, a tragic day's events set forth the global war on terrorism. If given the opportunity on that day or even today, how many Americans would do what they could to save the lives of our fellow country men and women? Everyone has the opportunity. Every American citizen can help stop the loss of American lives. It doesn't have to come
0 8/18
2011
Default Air Force Logo Handling emotions at work
Managing your emotions in the workplace is more important today than it has ever been because today's workplace is a challenging place.Change is constant due to reorganizations, mergers, transfers and individual job changes. Most of us are juggling multiple priorities, sometimes with limited resources. The work force is more diverse than it has
0 8/15
2011
Default Air Force Logo FSS has something for everyone
Did you work out at the Fitness Center this morning? Or perhaps take your children to the Child Development Center or Youth Center? Have you had breakfast at the Dining facility or Bowling Center lately? I bet you went by the Education office not long ago to register for tuition assistance, Post 9/11 GI Bill, or possibly even to take a test.
0 8/15
2011
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