NAVAIR News Releases http://www.navair.navy.mil/news NAVAIR News Release Data Fri, 28 Nov 2014 22:57:30 GMT NAVAIR’s future leaders start their career development journey http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5781 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — Eighty-seven of NAVAIR’s future leaders gathered for a national kickoff of the Journey Leadership Development Program (JLDP) Nov. 6. The purpose of JLDP is to enhance employees’ leadership, managerial and productivity skills and... Thu, 20 Nov 2014 16:39:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5781 NAVAIR women celebrated for their ‘character, courage and commitment’ http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5770 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — Several NAVAIR women were recognized for their leadership, technical skills and abilities in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) at the 2014 Women of Color STEM Conference Oct. 23-25 in Detroit. NAVAIR had... Mon, 10 Nov 2014 09:06:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5770 NAVAIR’s developing leaders learn how NAVAIR fits into the bigger Navy picture http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5764 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — Twenty-nine developing leaders traveled to the Washington Liaison Office in Arlington, Virginia, Oct. 20-24, as part of their participation in NAVAIR’s Leadership Development Program. The Washington arena seminar provided a practical introduction to... Mon, 03 Nov 2014 13:30:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5764 NAVAIR employees attend Warrior Games, share command mission http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5758 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — For the fourth consecutive year, representatives from NAVAIR’s Wounded Warrior Program participated in the annual Warrior Games to inspire recovery and physical fitness among injured service members and share career opportunities. The Warrior... Tue, 28 Oct 2014 14:58:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5758 Hispanic heritage event helps employees sharpen their communication skills http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5752 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — Because so much of language is nonverbal, employees need to develop intercultural communication skills to succeed in a diverse workplace, said the keynote speaker at a Hispanic Heritage Month event here Oct.... Mon, 20 Oct 2014 12:08:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5752 NAVAIR Leadership Development Program seminar offers global perspective http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5741 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — For 28 up-and-coming NAVAIR leaders, the world just got a little bit smaller. As part of the fall 2014 global perspectives seminar, held Sept. 22-26 in Newport, Rhode Island, participants in NAVAIR’s Leadership... Tue, 07 Oct 2014 10:57:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5741 Communication, fleet focus, keys to financial management excellence http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5731 More than 200 people recognized NAVAIR’s top business financial managers (BFMs) for their customer service and process improvement efforts during the fourth annual AIR-7.8 Headquarters Award for Excellence in Financial Management Service presentation Sept. 17. Sharon Gellerson, director, Program and Business... Thu, 25 Sep 2014 10:50:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5731 150 new potential leaders graduate from NAVAIR leadership development programs http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5727 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — A command-wide graduation ceremony held here Sept. 10 recognized 92 employees from the Journey Leadership Development Program (JLDP) and 58 from NAVAIR’s Leadership Development Program (NLDP). NLDP and JLDP help prepare employees to... Mon, 22 Sep 2014 13:32:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5727 NLDP capstone seminar highlights importance of leadership, decision making http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5695 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — NAVAIR’s newest leaders capped off their developmental journey at the third NAVAIR Leadership Development Program (NLDP) capstone seminar here July 14-18. The class is the final course requirement for NLDP participants and focuses... Thu, 31 Jul 2014 13:18:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5695 Improving how we do business: NAVAIR college marks 5,000-student milestone http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5682 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. -- The team behind NAVAIR’s College of Business Financial Management and Comptroller will tell you their days are “all about the numbers.” In their classrooms, they teach that the key to running a... Tue, 08 Jul 2014 12:10:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5682 Mentoring event brings wounded Marines ‘up to speed’ http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5679 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. -- Several wounded Marines honed their job interview skills at a speed mentoring event at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland, June 17. Speed mentoring is a fast-paced, time-efficient method to... Thu, 03 Jul 2014 12:36:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5679 Candidates put best foot forward at hiring fair http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5666 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. -- Men and women vying for Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) logistician positions gathered at a one-day hiring event, the first of its kind, at the Southern Maryland Higher Education Center... Mon, 16 Jun 2014 13:54:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5666 NAVAIR Commander’s Awards celebrate teamwork http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5661 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — The 14th annual NAVAIR Commander’s National Awards ceremony, held here June 10, was a chance to recognize the importance of teamwork in advancing NAVAIR’s mission and goals. NAVAIR’s highest team awards celebrate technical,... Thu, 12 Jun 2014 13:11:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5661 Employers interview, offer jobs to wounded warriors, veterans at DoN conference http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5659 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. —  May 29 was a good day to be a wounded warrior or veteran looking for a job in Raleigh, North Carolina. About 500 wounded warriors and veterans connected with almost 80 employers and... Wed, 11 Jun 2014 10:26:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5659 Mentoring helps raise emotional intelligence and employee engagement http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5648 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — The secret to changing your life? Develop your emotional intelligence. That’s what Tom Reed, president of Reliant Learning LLC, told 360 employees at a NAVAIR mentoring event May 22. Emotional intelligence — the... Mon, 02 Jun 2014 11:39:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5648 NAVAIR program seeks to develop new leaders from the inside out http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5645 NAVAIR Leadership Development Program Spotlight NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — NAVAIR’s Don Balcom is off to a running start on his way to becoming a leader. Balcom, a mechanical engineer working for the Target Engineering Support Branch, Solomons Detachment,... Thu, 29 May 2014 12:40:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5645 Executive coach, author teaches cultural fluency to NAVAIR employees http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5640 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — You’ve probably heard of the glass ceiling that can restrict women’s upward mobility in the workplace, but what about the bamboo ceiling? According to Jane Hyun’s research for her book, “Breaking the Bamboo... Thu, 22 May 2014 08:36:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5640 Hiring conference to connect employers, wounded warriors, veterans http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5633 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — Find out how hiring our nation’s wounded warriors and veterans is good for business at the Department of the Navy’s 4th Annual Wounded Warrior and Veteran Hiring and Support Conference May 28-29... Thu, 15 May 2014 11:12:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5633 From wounded warriors to NAVAIR employees http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5628 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — After three Iraqi deployments and a medical discharge from the Marines in 2013, Josh Ransford found himself thrust into an entirely different world. “I had planned on making a 20-year or longer career... Mon, 12 May 2014 13:42:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5628 Department of the Navy hiring conference connects employers, wounded warriors, veterans http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5618 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — Many wounded warriors and veterans would still be on the battlefield today if an improvised explosive device (IED) had not detonated nearby. For retired Army Capt. Eivind Forseth, it was an IED in a... Fri, 02 May 2014 12:57:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5618