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Adm. Allen returning to Coast Guard Academy

NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) — Former Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Thad Allen is returning to the U.S. Coast Guard Academy in New London to help develop strong military leaders. 124 more words


HOMELAND SECURITY: Secretary Napolitano Moving On

Heading to California

Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano is stepping down as head of the department to head the University of California system.

Napolitano – a former U.S. 288 more words

Skills And Training

Take the Time to CONSIDER and You'll Get Better Results

The following book review appeared in Small Business Trends last week. I’m bringing it to you today because I’ve been reflecting on our tendency to jump into action when we should be taking the time to think things through a bit. 827 more words


Looking Back and Looking Forward One Year After the Gulf Oil Spill

Today marks a year after the Macondo well in the Gulf of Mexico blew out, destroying the Deepwater Horizon and beginning the worst oil spill in U.S. 101 more words


Jindal's berms: Critical thinking and politics

One of the most vivid images of the Gulf oil spill is that of Governor Bobby Jindal walking the shoreline and lambasting the administration for not moving quickly to build sand berms to protect the shore. 680 more words

Allen shuts down Gulf spill incident command, gets ready for new job

The National Incident Command for the Gulf of Mexico oil spill was shut down Friday and its leader, retired U.S. Coast Guard Adm. Thad Allen, left his post. 264 more words

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