Category: unit functions

How to Survive the Unit Christmas Party

It's that time of year again. Time for the dreaded company holiday party.  For many of you this is an event that you have not only been wrangled into attending, but potentially even contributing to.  This adds another layer dread... Company christmas parties really don't have to be that terrible.  Dare I say it?  It could even be fun! Traditional,...Read More
How to Plan for a Military Ball

How to Plan for a Military Ball

The Military Ball is the most extravagant function that a military unit will put on all year.  For a guest at the ball, it can turn into a logistical nightmare!  Check out the previous post in this blog series, My Best Military Ball Yet, to learn the basics about what a ball is and some of the things you've to think...Read More
Dress for Success: Military Ball Edition

Dress for Success: Military Ball Edition

Welcome to part 3 of My Best Military Ball Yet! Blog Series.  Since I know you're all faithful readers, you're up to date on what a military ball is and you're familiar with the all the ceremonial traditions that take place at one!  If not, well... the links are right there!  Get to clicking! Getting dressed for a military ball...Read More
A Beginners Guide to Military Ball Traditions

A Beginners Guide to Military Ball Traditions

Welcome to the second post in the My Best Military Ball Yet blog series, The Basics of Military Ball Traditions.  If you're looking for a run through of what the heck a military ball is, head on over to the first post of my blog series!  Like everything else in the military, there's a standard set of traditions that every...Read More