Career Archive

  • On any given day there are more than 380,000 Sailors, active-duty and Reserve, ready to defend America, around the world and around the clock. From diverse backgrounds, they join the […]

    Why I Serve: United States Navy Band Edition

    On any given day there are more than 380,000 Sailors, active-duty and Reserve, ready to defend America, around the world and around the clock. From diverse backgrounds, they join the […]

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  • By Rear Adm. Barry L. Bruner Director, Programming Division, N80 Last week I was afforded the honor of promoting one of our officers in the Programming Division of OPNAV (N80). […]

    The Oath

    By Rear Adm. Barry L. Bruner Director, Programming Division, N80 Last week I was afforded the honor of promoting one of our officers in the Programming Division of OPNAV (N80). […]

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  • Tuesday marked a special day for U.S. Navy Sailors who were awarded the gold fouled anchor and advanced to the rank of chief petty officer. They are among the 121st class […]

    Around the Fleet: 2014 Chief’s Pinning

    Tuesday marked a special day for U.S. Navy Sailors who were awarded the gold fouled anchor and advanced to the rank of chief petty officer. They are among the 121st class […]

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  • By Vice Adm. Bill MoranA couple of years ago, our CNO coined the phrase “where it matters, when it matters” to plainly describe the unique proximity and responsiveness our Navy provides […]

    What and When “Matters”

    By Vice Adm. Bill MoranA couple of years ago, our CNO coined the phrase “where it matters, when it matters” to plainly describe the unique proximity and responsiveness our Navy provides […]

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  • By Rear Adm. Dave Steindl Commander Navy Personnel Command, Deputy Chief of Naval Personnel For the past year, in all hands calls and on social media, CNP and other leaders […]

    Improving Overseas Screening Process

    By Rear Adm. Dave Steindl Commander Navy Personnel Command, Deputy Chief of Naval Personnel For the past year, in all hands calls and on social media, CNP and other leaders […]

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  • By Vice Adm. Bill Moran Chief of Naval Personnel Last Friday, Navy Officer Candidate School in Newport, Rhode Island, commissioned 32 of the Navy’s newest Ensigns from Class 13-14.   […]

    The Choice to Serve

    By Vice Adm. Bill Moran Chief of Naval Personnel Last Friday, Navy Officer Candidate School in Newport, Rhode Island, commissioned 32 of the Navy’s newest Ensigns from Class 13-14.   […]

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  • Editor’s note: This blog was published before Vice Adm. Michelle Howard’s promotion to four-star admiral and assumption of duties as the 38th Vice Chief of Naval Operations on July 1. […]

    USS – United States Sailor

    Editor’s note: This blog was published before Vice Adm. Michelle Howard’s promotion to four-star admiral and assumption of duties as the 38th Vice Chief of Naval Operations on July 1. […]

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  • By Cmdr. Kati Hill VP-9 Commanding Officer A few days ago, I had the privilege of notifying several VP-9 Sailors of their selection for promotion.  I was one of those […]

    Skipper Has the Results

    By Cmdr. Kati Hill VP-9 Commanding Officer A few days ago, I had the privilege of notifying several VP-9 Sailors of their selection for promotion.  I was one of those […]

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  • The Chief of Naval Personnel talked with Sailors around the world in an All Hands Call, broadcast from the Defense Media Activity at Fort George G, Meade, Md., March 5. […]

    Chief of Naval Personnel All Hands Call

    The Chief of Naval Personnel talked with Sailors around the world in an All Hands Call, broadcast from the Defense Media Activity at Fort George G, Meade, Md., March 5. […]

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  • By Vice Adm. Bill Moran Chief of Naval Personnel Tomorrow, I will preside over the Naval Personnel Command (NPC) change of command. Rear Adm. Cindy Covell will hand over the reins […]

    Naval Personnel Command: Working for Sailors, Families and Retirees

    By Vice Adm. Bill Moran Chief of Naval Personnel Tomorrow, I will preside over the Naval Personnel Command (NPC) change of command. Rear Adm. Cindy Covell will hand over the reins […]

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