About Barnwell Publishing
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We provide a platform for minorities and women with military backgrounds to publish their stories, insights and life experiences.
Leadership is About Behavior
“Leadership Is About Behavior, Not Titles” teaches leaders worldwide how to apply AIR: action, impact, and results. This model addresses the four leadership challenges: (1) Context, (2) Application, (3) Workplace Culture and (4) Measurable Results to create successful leaders in any environment.
This book is an inspirational leadership tool. By embracing the traits presented in this book, you position yourself to provide your team with world-class dedication, unfaltering respect and honesty, and remarkable authenticity.
Meet the President of Barnwell Publishing
About Shon Barnwell
CMSgt (retired) Shon Barnwell served in the United States Air Force for 25 years. She’s an expert in project management, logistics, process improvement, on-demand training and consulting.
Shon served in numerous leadership positions at the squadron, group, wing, numbered Air Force, and major command levels. She deployed in support of Operation Southern Watch in Bahrain and Saudi Arabia, Operation Iraqi Freedom in Iraq, and Operation Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan.
During her tours of duty at Robins Air Force Base in Warner Robins, Georgia she was responsible for morale, welfare, resiliency, retention, recruitment, and readiness at the 78th Force Support Squadron and Headquarters Air Force Reserve Command.
Shon rose to the rank of Chief Master Sergeant – a rank that constitutes only one percent of enlisted personnel. She retired from the Air Force in 2014.
17 Jun 2021 – Unlocked Interview with Skot Waldron | Unlocking Leadership
24-29 Jul 2021 – Air Force Sergeants Association (AFSA) 2021 Professional Education and Development Symposium (PEDS), Orlando, FL | AFSA PEDS KeyNote
6 Jan 2022 – Professional Reading List, Resilience-Building Leadership Professional Trainer |RBLP-T Certified Authors
11 Jan 2022 – Defense Intelligence Agency, Bookshelf and Listening Library 2022 | DIA Bookshelf 2022
16 Mar 2022 – Women Veterans Alliance Webinar | Check out the session at WVA Webinar – “Leadership Is About Behavior”
24-26 Jun 2022 – She Served – Celebrating Veteran Women, South GA Event Host | She Served!
15-19 Aug 2022 – Blacks In Government 43rd Annual National Training Institute, Cleveland, OH | BIG 2022 NTI
29 Aug 2022 – Women Lead Radio Show – Women Veterans in Business
3 Oct 2022 – Melissa Washington Small Business Award | Women Veterans Giving
4-6 Oct 2022 – Business Beyond the Battlefield 2022 Conference | BBBC
8-10 Nov 2022 – DoorDash Leadership Summit, San Francisco, CA
7 Dec 2022 – VETLANTA Q4 Summit, Veteran Voices | VETLANTA
24 Jan 2023 – Delta Mu Delta International Honor Society in Business | Webinar
4 Feb 2023 – Black History Month Celebration Panel Member | 116th Air Control Wing, Robins AFB, GA