Professional Development Archive

  • RICHMOND, Va. — Virginia National Guard Soldiers and Airmen, plus guests, retirees and family members, received some valuable leadership lessons from an unlikely source during VNG’s speaker series Jan. 16, 2019, at the Library of Virginia in Richmond. VNG command historian Al Barnes, a retired chief warrant officer 4 and former enlisted Marine, titled his presentation “Leadership lessons: A historians […]

    VNG speaker series: Command historian offers leadership perspective

    RICHMOND, Va. — Virginia National Guard Soldiers and Airmen, plus guests, retirees and family members, received some valuable leadership lessons from an unlikely source during VNG’s speaker series Jan. 16, 2019, at the Library of Virginia in Richmond. VNG command historian Al Barnes, a retired chief warrant officer 4 and former enlisted Marine, titled his presentation “Leadership lessons: A historians […]

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  • SANDSTON, Va. — The Virginia National Guard will host a number of professional development activities beginning in October 2016 that are open to all personnel on a space available basis. Activities include staff rides / site visits and conference call discussions. The following site visits are planned: Topic: Revolutionary War – Yorktown Campaign Online materials available Oct. 17, 2016, with a […]

    New professional development series kicks off in October 2016

    SANDSTON, Va. — The Virginia National Guard will host a number of professional development activities beginning in October 2016 that are open to all personnel on a space available basis. Activities include staff rides / site visits and conference call discussions. The following site visits are planned: Topic: Revolutionary War – Yorktown Campaign Online materials available Oct. 17, 2016, with a […]

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  • SANDSTON, Va. — The Virginia National Guard will host a virtual professional development forum discussing performance assessment at 6 p.m. Nov. 12, 2015. The forum will use the GuardU Professional Development course site and audio bridge teleconference. Col. Fred Bolton will facilitate the forum with the theme for discussion “As an organization there is considerable data collected throughout the Virginia […]

    Professional development forum to discuss performance assessment

    SANDSTON, Va. — The Virginia National Guard will host a virtual professional development forum discussing performance assessment at 6 p.m. Nov. 12, 2015. The forum will use the GuardU Professional Development course site and audio bridge teleconference. Col. Fred Bolton will facilitate the forum with the theme for discussion “As an organization there is considerable data collected throughout the Virginia […]

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