Leadership and “Brooksisms”

Leadership and “Brooksisms”

Herb Brooks, head coach of the gold medal-winning 1980 U.S. Olympic Hockey Team, was as famous for his colorful language as he was for his coaching. His players eventually compiled a list of what is known as “Brooksisms” a collection of sayings Coach Brooks  would...
Veteran’s Day 2018

Veteran’s Day 2018

Veterans Day is observed on Monday, November 12th. This a great time to thank veterans for their service in an upbeat and positive manner. I always get a little awkward when someone says “thank you” on Memorial Day. Of course they mean well; however,...
Airman Leadership School

Airman Leadership School

In the Spring of 1992, upon return from an extended tour of duty in the Middle East, I just turned 21 and was enrolled in Airman Leadership School at McGuire AFB in New Jersey. This 5-week program was designed to prepare me for my upcoming responsibilities as a Non...
Possibilities

Possibilities

At Columbia, we know that aside from defying the laws of physics, anything is possible. We especially know this as it pertains to our area of expertise, Transportation & Logistics Efficiencies. We see things in the operational environment that nobody else does...