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Effective Leaders are Effective Communicators

Effective Leaders are Effective Communicators

| December 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

In the Army and in the private sector, the best leaders are also effective communicators. Please note that I did not say great talkers, but communicators. The keys to becoming an effective communicator cannot be taught solely in the classroom or in Army Regulation 25-50.

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Hope, cheer, ruthless behavior snag party

Hope, cheer, ruthless behavior snag party

| December 12, 2017 | 0 Comments

Lisa Smith Molinari Contributing Writer During this season of giving, people everywhere are transformed. Generosity and compassion well up in us all. However, in the midst of all this merriment, otherwise charitable people can become so caught up in materialistic desires that they have thoughts of theft, revenge – and even murder. What, pray tell, […]

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Military life offers a different holiday lens

Military life offers a different holiday lens

| December 5, 2017 | 0 Comments

For most military families like ours, frequent moves are an unavoidable part of life. And at some point, Uncle Sam stations you somewhere that looks and feels completely foreign. Since holidays are all about tradition, the absence of those traditions can leave you longing for the holidays you grew up with back home.

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Thanksgiving, what does it mean to you?

Thanksgiving, what does it mean to you?

| November 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

Chaplain (Capt.) Michael A. McGruder Battalion Chaplain 715th Military Intelligence Battalion 500th MI Brigade SCHOFIELD BARRACKS — As we looked forward to the tradition and celebration of the season of Thanksgiving, a time in which delicacies are prepared with careful hands, as turkeys are stuffed with delight and potatoes are mashed and fluffed in preparation […]

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Cultivate thankfulness this holiday season

Cultivate thankfulness this holiday season

| November 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

When it seems that complaints are overwhelming, making a deliberate decision to focus instead on being thankful can counteract the attitude.

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The Meat and Potatoes of Life

The Meat and Potatoes of Life

| November 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

Eighty-one percent of consumers feel that holiday shopping is stressful, and 45 percent mark Black Friday as the most nerve-racking time to shop.

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Fans take desperate measures to follow football from afar

Fans take desperate measures to follow football from afar

| November 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

Thankfully, there are better options for military families today. Digital streaming is now mainstream technology.

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Greatness involves taking many ‘Footsteps in Faith’

Greatness involves taking many ‘Footsteps in Faith’

| November 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

The greatest moments in my faith are the moments that felt nearly empty.

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Intensive program for veterans helps families, too

Intensive program for veterans helps families, too

| November 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

Home Base is a veteran and family care program founded in 2009 by the Boston Red Sox and Massachusetts General Hospital. It is one of four such facilities at academic medical centers – the others are Rush in Chicago, Emory in Atlanta, and UCLA in Los Angeles.

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Luther remembered 500 years later

Luther remembered 500 years later

| November 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

Five hundred years. It has been 500 years since Martin Luther began what is now known as the Protestant Reformation.

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