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2014-04-22 23:16:13

The daylong seminar is free to all veterans and will be held at Club Hood on Tuesday, May 6. Fort Hood, TX (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 USAA is sponsoring the upcoming post-military career planning seminar for exiting soldiers, facilitated by veteran-owned-and-operated management consulting firm Afterburner®. The Military Leader Transition Seminar is open to transitioning leaders from all ranks, and will be held from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 6 at Club Hood in Fort Hood, Texas. The partnership...

2013-11-14 23:32:42

The high-energy keynote will conclude with an Afterburner Day giveaway and book signing with fighter-pilot-turned-leadership-consultant, Scott “Intake” Kartvedt. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) November 14, 2013 Scott “Intake” Kartvedt will bring energy, innovation, and Flawless Execution to the annual Fabtech Expo in Chicago next week. As a consultant for the veteran-owned-and-operated leadership development and management consulting firm, Afterburner Inc., Kartvedt’s keynote will...

2013-08-22 23:27:06

Today’s software development environments are continually faced with new demands which may range from new technologies to faster delivery schedules. The degree to which a team is able to effectively utilize the tools and manage the process is a primary determining factor in the success rates of the project. New York, NY (PRWEB) August 22, 2013 Let Dynamic Concepts Development Corporation provide the boost to reach the stratosphere with the Afterburner Series for Software Development...

2013-03-04 23:04:09

Navy SEAL Commander Mark McGinnis led a group of nearly 100 Nautilus leaders through the management consulting firm´s Flawless Execution® model during the Clearwater, FL meeting last week. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) March 04, 2013 In today´s ever-changing healthcare industry, a progressive pharmaceutical industry is essential. Every day brings innovation, and the only way to prepare for the challenges and opportunities of innovation is to preemptively address organizational flaws...

2013-02-12 23:04:27

More than 300 leaders from the bedding manufacturer attended the half-day program in Henderson, NV Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) February 12, 2013 Atlanta, Feb. 12, 2013–The Atlanta-based global management firm, Afterburner, Inc., was the featured training for 325 Simmons executives at the company´s national meeting last week. The powerful event began with a keynote by Afterburner founder & CEO, Jim “Murph” Murphy. The former F-15 instructor pilot and published author led...

2012-12-06 05:00:55

Afterburner® consultants train the team on the firm´s holistic, results-driven model during their bye week Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) December 05, 2012 After a slow start to the 2012 season, first year Head Coach Jeff Fisher was looking for an answer. That answer came in the form of highly skilled fighter pilots. During their bye week, the franchise participated in a team-building and leadership training keynote delivered by Atlanta-based Afterburner consulting firm. Founded on the...

Black Hole Afterburner Moves At The Speed Of Light
2012-10-23 09:02:38

[ Watch the Video: High Speed Video Of Shock Diamond ] April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A supersonic jet of material that looks amazingly similar to the afterburner flow of a fighter jet is blasting over two million light-years from the center of a distant galaxy. The big difference, however, is that the jet engine responsible for this material is a supermassive black hole and the material is moving at nearly the speed of light. A new study, published this past...

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2010-04-01 07:30:18

When Walter O'Brien was a young boy, he recalls a moment of complete exhilaration when he was able to design and build a balsa wood airplane model that actually flew from his parents' front porch, across the street, and landed on the neighbor's deck. That boy of 10 is now in his early 70s, but he remains as excited about his engineering prowess now as he was then. Only today, he is celebrating the award of his most recent patent on a significantly more sophisticated design "“"“ a...


Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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