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The poison of overgeneralization

The poison of overgeneralization

January 29, 2019 at 8:45 am

There is a poison that can spoil our souls. It can eat away at our confidence. Sicken our sense of hope. Taint our opinions and as leaders can impair our judgment of self and others. It’s overgeneralization which is a term that can describe negative events as never-ending patterns of failure. Maybe you’ve experienced this before. I work hard for something but for whatever reasons I don’t receive what I believed to be the justRead More

Kick Tobacco to the Curb

January 29, 2019 at 8:40 am

Lisa Fisher, Health Promotion Specialist Are you a current smoker or tobacco user? Are you ready to make a change for the better? The Health Promotion Department is launching the 4 Wing Tobacco Challenge to help you do just that! As part of a team composed of one quitter and up to three supporters, you can make a difference for yourself, your comrades, and the Wing. Based on data from 1 Dental Unit, the tobaccoRead More

Organizational Culture, Respect and Harassment

January 29, 2019 at 8:26 am

CCMS Cold Lake/SGCP Cold Lake Fostering a culture of respect is far broader than managing harassment complaints. Did you know that organizational culture has an influence on how colleagues interact with one another? As supervisor/manager, if you experience any of the following characteristics it could indicate the presence of unresolved conflict, which may stem from, or result in, harassment complaints. • Lack of communication where your employees come to you for information or clarification ratherRead More

Cold Lake fighter pilot fined for flying too low during training mission

January 29, 2019 at 8:20 am

A fighter pilot received a $2,000 fine at a military court martial Monday after pleading guilty to flying below an altitude less than the minimum height authorized, in violation of the National Defence Act. On Nov. 28, 2016, Mileusnic, 35, was leading a two-ship formation for an air-to-ground training mission over the Cold Lake Air Weapons Range with his wingman Capt. Thomas McQueen, who was coincidentally, and unrelated to Mileusnic’s actions, killed in a crashRead More

4 Wing Movie Club

This week’s movies/ À l’affiche cette semaine

January 29, 2019 at 8:15 am

COURIER Wednesday, January 30, 7:00 pm: Crazy Rich Asians; Rachel Chu is happy to accompany her longtime boyfriend, Nick, to his best friend’s wedding in Singapore. She’s also surprised to learn that Nick’s family is extremely wealthy and he’s considered one of the country’s most eligible bachelors. Friday, February 1, 7:00 pm: Venom (2018); Journalist Eddie Brock is trying to take down Carlton Drake, the notorious and brilliant founder of the Life Foundation. While investigatingRead More

An example of a unit heraldic badge embroidered in low visibility green (left). An upcoming amendment to the Canadian Air Division Orders on operational dress will allow aviators who wear flight suits and Enhanced Combat Uniforms/CADPAT to add certain optional Velcro-backed badges and insignia on their sleeves.
RCAF

Wear your pride on your sleeve . . .

January 29, 2019 at 8:10 am

                          RCAF Public Affairs The rules governing Royal Canadian Air Force personnel wearing badges or insignia on their operational uniforms are about to change. An upcoming amendment to the Canadian Air Division Orders (CADO) on operational dress will allow aviators who wear flight suits and Enhanced Combat Uniforms (ECUs)/CADPAT to add certain optional Velcro-backed badges and insignia on their sleeves. This change inRead More