Career soldiers are the mainstay of any army; who are these brave patriots that lay down their lives for a living? And what do they do post-combat life?
Exploring Gender Parity in the Defence Sector
Despite accounting for 49.6% of the world population (2017), women remain largely under-represented in the defence sector.
Profiling the Women Leading the Way in Defence
According to government employment statistics, as of the end of 2021, the UK defence sector employed approximately 133,000 staff.
I was recently interviewed for a dream opportunity and one of the questions I received was, “What are 4 leadership qualities that I find most important in a trainer/coach?”
What Inspires The Air and Sea Shows?
Mickey D. Markoff is an innovator in the event production space. With decades of experience in the industry, he has been producing air and sea shows across the nation since 1995. A pioneer in aviation event production, Mickey Markoff introduced corporate sponsorship to the field in Chicago before bringing the concept to the air and sea shows in South Florida.
Delta Force Immersion areas contain real-life effects such as creaking bridges, roaring insects, herds of birds building and building, and fish bites. In Delta Force, you will perform missions anywhere, in any situation, and in unusual ways. In the UK, paintball enthusiasts can find five-star venues to meet their needs for endless performance.
Military Police, Bright Authority, & Flawless Function
The greatest gift of life is peace. Respect military police. To feel secure your fears release. Military are our fathers. The police our homeland brothers, we must learn to love each other. These men are Sol’s our hearts are true. We’re disciplined black & blue. Troubles of life we take for you. We live to secure & protect. Crime & chaos we do correct. Our each good deed has mass affect! Your life may not always seem fair. You may sense a change in the air. Of riotous people beware! Life has all sorts of exposure. How do you act under pressure? Do you balk or keep composure?
I can’t remember how many days we’d been out on the ground by this harbour area photo. This patrol, an Anti-Smuggling Area Deniability Op was around a week in length, maybe 8 days and I think this must have been somewhere in the middle.
My War I am warm and comfortable, floating without effort. Sounds are soft and muted. There is an overpowering sense of peace. I can see a blue sky with hazy clouds.
Eisenhower, statistics, and business continuity
This morning, my supervisor sent us an email with the following quote, “Plans are worthless, but planning is everything.” The quote, found on Quote Investigator, attributed the foundation of this message to Dwight D. Eisenhower, explaining that “rigid, premade plans were often useless in conflict. It is the practice of developing plans, and backup plans, and exploring all the options that is of greatest value.” While Eisenhower was referring to war, and my supervisor was referring to software testing, my mind goes to my grad school days where we talked about disaster planning.
I see Ghosts
I see ghosts from time to time. Sometimes I see them when I'm asleep, sometimes when I'm awake and going about my daily routine.
Lost at Sea
It was during one shipboard phone call to Kenny, as we briefly tried to keep whatever we had going, that he dropped a bombshell. Just as my twenty-minute time card was about to expire and we were saying our goodbyes he said, “Oh, I forgot to tell you. I re-enlisted yesterday.”
For The Love of Safe Keeping
The war had been over for some time when Valarie graduated high school yet the country was still torn apart. The president had faced impeachment, people were trying to heal from all the chaos, and many things were changing and new. Valarie did well for herself in private school earning a 4-year college scholarship, but she couldn’t decide what to do with the rest of her life.