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Military Personnel Section Customer Handbook

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Topics covered in this handbook are as follows: Adverse Actions (Unfavorable Information Files (UIFS)); Assignments/Out-Processing; Automated Records Management System (ARMS); Awards And Decorations; Base In-Processing; Base Level Service Delivery Model (BLSDM); Basic Allowance For Subsistence/Essential Station Messing (BAS/ESM); Career Status Bonus (CSB); Change Of Rater (CRO), Duty Information Update, Unit Personnel Management Roster (UPMR) Updates; Identification (ID) Cards; Customer Focal Point; Read more

Air Force Aid Society Assistance Guide

In your leadership position, you need to understand how the Air Force Aid Society can be a powerful tool in helping your people cope with personal emergencies. As you frequently see, people stressed by financial problems often develop related personal problems that affect their usefulness on the job. Our aim is to refresh you on our programs and highlight instances when you may be directly involved in helping administer certain aid cases. As the Commander, First Sergeant or Supervisor, the responsibility Read more

Supervisor’s Resource Guide

To supervise… the Air Force meaning goes far beyond the definition in Webster’s: Supervise: To direct and watch over the work and performance of others. As an Air Force supervisor and rater you are a leader, and you’ll do significantly more than merely direct and watch the performance of others. According to the AFI, as an NCO you must: Consider the professional development of your subordinates as a primary responsibility. Provide career counseling, in conjunction with performance feedback, Read more

Special Morale & Welfare (SM&W) Guide

This guide covers the Nonappropriated Fund (NAF) SM&W expenditures authorized by Air Force and MAJCOM levels have been modified for F. E. Warren AFB WY based on the financial position of the 90th Force Support Squadron Nonappropriated Fund Instrumentality (NAFI). This is to ensure basic MWR programs and services are not deprived of the NAF resources required to ensure their effectiveness. Expenditures for SM&W funds must be budgeted and submitted through the quarterly NAFs Council to the Read more

Reprimand and Admonitions Guide

This guide is meant to help in understanding administrative reprimands and admonitions. Administrative reprimands and admonitions are management tools available to commanders, supervisors, and other superiors to reprove and correct subordinates for their departure (on or off duty) from norms of performance, conduct, bearing, behavior, or integrity. They should be used when it is determined that more formal action under Article 15, UCMJ, is not necessary. A “reprimand” is more severe than an Read more

Key Spouse Program Commander and First Sergeant Reference Guide

This guide provides information about the Air Force KEY SPOUSE Program. The KEY SPOUSE Program is a formal unit program that offers informal peer-to-peer/Wingman family support. There are a number of imperatives for a revised emphasis on this program: Impact of the war’s OPSTEMPO, force reduction, and the Community Action Information Board feedback show signs of spouse stress with increases in domestic situations and suicidal gestures and attempts. Unit participation in this program is voluntary; Read more

Effective Writing Manual

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This is intended to help improve overall writing. It can help writing EPRs. As a writer of EPRs and decorations, you have a job similar to that of the merchant; you’re challenged to make your best troops stand out among hundreds of their peers. Ultimately, your subordinates’ EPRs should send a message to any reviewer that your folks are worth a long, hard look for promotion, special duties or other honors. To do this, you must employ creative, energetic writing that articulately and enthusiastically Read more