After a big event like the Super Bowl game or the State of the Union address, a lot of people will discuss what happened to a team’s offense, whether the commercials were clever, and if the speech resonated with the public. But thanks to our ATO team, typical citizens aren’t worried about whether visitors got snarled in air traffic or whether the event venues were safe from drones or other aircraft.
I want to welcome back everyone who wasn’t allowed to do your job during the furlough, and of course thank all of you who came to work every day even though nobody was getting paid. I know what a hardship this has been for everyone, and I want to assure you that we recognize this stress didn’t just dissipate the day the furlough ended
When my kids were young and they got a little banged up by falling off a scooter or pulling food out of the microwave when it was too hot, I figured they had been a bit clumsy or careless. But new studies by safety researchers tell us these incidents are actually part of larger epidemics seen in emergency rooms nationwide, and they encourage us to develop precautions.
There’s an interesting passage in comedian Tina Fey’s bestselling book “Bossypants,” where she talks about what she learned from Saturday Night Live creator Lorne Michaels. The former SNL star said she was struck by the way Lorne would connect with his whole team, even performers she perceived as a bit too needy. Lorne was infinitely patient with those writers and actors because he knew they were still capable of turning out the best work, and they produced for him. “He knew how to get the eggs,” Tina wrote.
Penn State World Campus tuition discount for federal employees, spouses and dependents. Federal employees are eligible for a 5% tuition reduction on Penn State World Campus online programs. Visit worldcampus.psu.edu/fed-gov for details.
Ever have questions about what paperwork you needed to file, what articles help give you guidance or just how to go about planning your Maternity Leave.
As part of the National Employee Forum, PWC leadership meets on a quarterly basis with FAA Headquarters executives, including at times the FAA Administrator, to discuss policies and issues impacting FAA employees. This avenue keeps PWC at the forefront of change and provides an opportunity to dialogue on areas that can impact the interests of PWC membership.
Dr. Paul Foster
Dr. Paul Foster on promoting opportunities for everyone
As we celebrate, let’s be sure and reflect on the freedoms that we as Americans believe in, such as the right to free speech, free enterprise and the freedom to govern ourselves.
Tim Arel on ACUMEN, BASICS, and COMMUNICATION - the ABC's
It’s time for the Spring Technical Operations Safety Stand Down.
No matter what your particular position is in the organization, you can influence those positive outcomes. In other words, it’s about personal power, not positional power. Personal power is what drives our strategic success in the key priority areas of safety risk mitigation, NextGen implementation, integrating new users, and shaping global aviation. This kind of leadership at all levels requires us to positively influence the people we work with – our employees, our bosses, our co-workers and our customers.
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A new public KSN site that contains info on ERR vacancies and facility status for the next NCEPT
PWC & Oakland Aviation Day
On Saturday, April 16, 2016, about 25 middle school youths (12-15 years old) from the San Francisco East Bay will participate in a day-long...