Absentee voter tips for military members

DOD photographMembers of the Army’s Golden Knights parachute team pass on the Federal Voting Assistance Program’s message for U.S. military and overseas citizens...

Bringing clarity: tapping breaks

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — I grew up on the plains of northcentral Ohio where winters can be harsh. So I thought I...

Achieving “excellence” through continuous process improvement

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev.—The third core value of the Air Force is “Excellence in All We Do.” According to Air Force Instruction 1-1,...

No off-season for the Chapel

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — The National Football League season is right around the corner! Many of you have been looking forward to...

The Hurricane Seat

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. — As a chief master sergeant in the U.S. Air Force, I have had the honor of some unique...

Don’t give up — down by two with 60 seconds left

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — A few months ago, I witnessed something I thought I would have never seen in my life-time. A...

Every vote counts

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — The right to vote is an important right granted to U.S. citizens and with the elections right around...

Critical thinking is way of future

LUKE AIR FORCE BASE, Ariz. — Many people in leadership positions, be it military or civilian, say education is the way of the future...

Transparent leadership: An old concept for modern times

WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio — We’re living in an age of hyper-connectivity. With sensors everywhere and supercomputers in our pockets, there’s a wealth of...

Proper respects during Reveille, Retreat, National Anthem

Courtesy photograph NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — Typically around 6:30 a.m., on my way to work, I usually have the radio off and window...