Gaining Altitude – July 17, 2015

Growth opportunities for the week This is a weekly segment in Desert Wings to highlight a spiritual focus for the Edwards community: Through our character –...

Leading the way: A spark to start a fire

As a leader, do not let your ego get in the way.  Stand tall, but not above everyone else.  Do not tell people what...

Qualities of a Leader

As I walk around Incirlik and speak with Airmen or attend professional development seminars, Airman Leadership School or First Term Airman's Center briefings, I...

Coping with PTSD

As a disabled Air Force veteran living with post-traumatic stress from military sexual trauma, I’ve had my good days and bad days but all...

Leadership requires balance

That is an easy question, right? I am sure the average person ponders over just this type of question for hours in between Walking...

An open letter to my peers – ‘The in-house recruiter’

HOLLOMAN AIR FORCE BASE, N.M.--I'll never forget the first time my Air Force pride shot through the roof of my heart. It wasn't upon graduating...

Gaining Altitude — Growth Opportunities for the Week

"To everything there is a season ..." Many of us are overjoyed that spring is here. The flowers are blooming and the cold of...

Gaining Altitude — Growth Opportunities for the Week

Downtown, you may see signs at local churches proclaiming today, April 1, as "National Atheists' Day." These are based on a scriptural text from...

Big or small, time to submit innovative ideas is on the...

U.S. Air Force graphic by Ed Buclatin Innovations are improvements, new concepts, or transformative ideas that can help make things run more efficiently or save...

Invest time to help Airmen

TRAVIS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif.--Think back to when you joined the Air Force.  Did you know everything about your AFSC, how the promotion system...