Room at the table

One of my favorite things about Thanksgiving is coming together around the dinner table and enjoying good food. I will never forget my first Thanksgiving...

Take a mindful approach to your personal happiness

The subject of “mindfulness” is getting a lot of press, which may raise the question, “Where does it fit in my life?” Mindfulness is being...

It’s what you do next

In the Air Force, Airmen are constantly waiting on results. Weighted Airmen Promotion System tests, promotion boards, officer packages, award packages and many other...

The emotionless leader: Trusted and respected by Airmen

“I don’t want to hurt her career.” “He’s the best NCO I’ve got. I don’t want to see him lose a stripe.” How many...

Vegas Strong: Human Performance Team supports community

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Haley StevensMembers from the 432nd Wing/432nd Air Expeditionary Wing gather together for a moment of silence...

Airmen helping Airmen: Suicide prevention

Air Force photo illustration by Airman 1st Class James Thompson Tech. Sgt. Lloyd, 22nd Attack Squadron MQ-9 Reaper sensor operator, poses for an illustrative...

Progressive relationships

One of the greatest lessons I learned about building relationships as a chaplain candidate came from the instruction I received from a first sergeant...

When stealing is OK

My name is Col. Pat Miller, and I am a professional thief. I have been doing it for 19 years, and I’m not worried...

Memorial Day: Real heroes

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — “History has taught us over and over again that freedom is not free. When push comes to shove,...

Breaking barriers through opportunities

With more than 3,000 flying hours she has broken more than the sound barrier, graduating from and becoming an instructor at the U.S. Air...