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Default Air Force Logo Looking for work
"Looking for work." This is a phrase learned from joint training sessions of an Air Force Security Forces Emergency Services Team and several local California Special Weapons and Tactics teams. This phrase is an important part of preparing a team for a dynamic situation that is always challenging to train for.
0 11/03
Default Air Force Logo The power of positivity
We are faced with an overwhelming amount of negative information each day. Whether it is from news sources, social media, politics or from the people we encounter; this immersion in negativity can quickly skew our perception on reality and lead us to believe the world is mostly bad.
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Women's Equality Day Women’s Equality Day
In 1971, Congress passed legislation to officially recognize Aug. 26 as Women’s Equality Day. This year is no different. This year marks the 97th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution giving women the right to vote which was passed on Aug. 26, 1920.
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Col. Imelda Reedy 14th MDG commander gives parting thoughts
What a wild ride this tour has been ... Columbus’ mission is not just ‘great’ … but ‘awesome!’ My command tour has come full circle. I must admit, I like to be busy and have multiple projects juggling all the time; yet, I wasn’t quite ready for the flurry and high ops-tempo of social activities which I was about to enter.
0 7/28
Default Air Force Logo Hellfire's over Irbil: Leadership necessary in flight, on ground
In the past two months there has been an interesting debate online regarding the Air Force and Navy’s different leadership styles. Maj. Mike Benitez, an F-15E Strike Eagle Weapons System Officer, recently wrote an article in defense of the Air Force’s leadership style. In his article, Benitez states the Air Force does an outstanding job of demonstrating leadership every day, but the problem is that these leadership opportunities are often exercised in the air or behind closed doors of a vault, out of sight of the public eye.
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