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Becoming a Better Version of Yourself

Today is  going to be about becoming a better version of yourself because you have to want it. If you're going to do it and it really starts with an end goal.Where do you want to see yourself? Then you have to create the daily disciplines or habits and keep repeating them and then you're going to get closer and closer. Just like working out, you can't go to the gym one day and be as fit as you want to be. You can't go read one book and just be done with it. You can't go to one fire and have all…See More
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Treating Toxic Teammates (5 of 5)

 5.Lack of self pride/ station pride=========================== Well lets first ask ourselves “where does pride come from?” Do you have pride?Why? I can tell you that I have pride.I have pride because I enjoy what I do.I enjoy what I do, because i’m good at it. Pride comes from confidence. Confidence comes from performing well at something time and time again. So when you see lack of self pride or station pride, theres a confidence issue going on with the person.A peacock is a proud animal who…See More
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Dealing with Criticism and Rumors

Dealing with criticism and rumors, has this ever happened to you? I can tell you right now, it's happened to me. Odds are if you put yourself out there for anything, try to make an impact with anything, you've experienced this. So if this is gonna happen when we put ourselves out there, how can we best deal with it? Well, that's what I'm gonna talk to you guys about today. At times, we're a firehouse full of typically alpha males, there's some alpha females, and sometimes these stories start…See More
Dec 4
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A Culture that Works!

What is culture? Basically, the customary beliefs or social norms of a group. This is why some fire department's culture can be the same as others or different. You can walk through doors, and just there's something different. A lot of times, it comes down to the culture. It's what they consider is routine. This is normal. This is how we always act. I've got a couple of different stories that I've read about, and they've really just dawned on me for this. They're about rescue or squad…See More
Nov 26
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Lives in:
Fort Myers
Department:
Fort Myers Fire Department
Title/rank:
Captain
Years of public service:
16
Agency structure:
Paid fire department
Web site:
http://brotherhoodcoaching.com

John Lovato Jr's Blog

Becoming a Better Version of Yourself

Today is  going to be about becoming a better version of yourself because you have to want it. If you're going to do it and it really starts with an end goal.

Where do you want to see yourself? Then you have to create the daily disciplines or habits and keep repeating them and then you're going to get closer and closer. Just like working out, you can't go to the gym one day and be as fit as you want to be. You can't go read one book and just be done with it. You can't go to one fire…

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Posted on December 10, 2017 at 12:10pm

Treating Toxic Teammates (5 of 5)

 
5.Lack of self pride/ station pride
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Well lets first ask ourselves “where does pride come…
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Posted on December 8, 2017 at 4:47pm

Treating Toxic Teammaes (4 of 5)

 
4.Lack of professionalism . AKA not knowing equipment on the truck. Not knowing how much hose we carry or what our nozzles are rated at.etc
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Posted on December 7, 2017 at 4:24pm

Treating Toxic Teammates (3 of 5)

 
Issue:
3.Complacency- not being prepared physically and mentally and unwilling to do anything about it.
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Posted on December 6, 2017 at 5:56pm

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