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Course Made Good

Dec 18, 2019

Ever wondered what you're supposed to be writing in the future potential block? Why are there character limits? And why can't we use gender pronouns anymore?!? We discuss all these topics and more in an info-packed episode with the chief of EPM-3, LCDR Justin Vanden Heuvel (prior BMC/BOSN), BM1 Garrett Dailey, and BMCS...

Nov 12, 2019

This episode we are joined by CMC Ed Lewis, the Command Master Chief for the Deputy Commandant for Mission Support, for a high-level discussion on what's behind the effort to provide increased access for military members seeking merchant mariner credentials; otherwise known as "captain's licenses". 

If you've ever...

Oct 16, 2019

In this episode we are joined by our newest surfman, BM2 Kodi Curles, an instructor at the National Motor Lifeboat School. Listen in as she talks about what takes to certify at this elite level and offers advice for those that wish to follow in her wake. 

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Oct 2, 2019

I am joined in this episode by Dr. Jeff Holguin, PhD; a clinical psychologist and former Coast Guardsman for a far-reaching conversation about mental health, stress, suicide, leadership, and a host of other topics. 

This is a long form discussion that I hope will give you reason to examine your own lifestyle and...

Sep 8, 2019

The episode you've been waiting for is here! This week I sat down with BOSN Stone and BOSN Radakovich to get answers to many of your questions and talk about how to get the most out of each stop in your career. We cover tons of ground in here: E-resumes, qualifications, specialization, special needs,...