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Preparing Members For Growth Mindset

“Preparing New Members For A Growth Mindset”

by Matt Beakas

     Becoming a firefighter takes poise,…


Posted on May 9, 2018 at 3:30pm

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Lives in:
Northwest, Ohio
Middelton Township Fire & Rescue
Agency structure:
Volunteer fire department
Top issues in your department:
Training, Retention, Officer Development, Community Relations and Collaboration.
Topics you provide training for:
Officer Development Programs
Modern Leadership Practices For Volunteer Departments
Areas of expertise:
The volunteer fire service has undergone tremendous change in the past two decades. Has your department grown and evolved with the changing times? Is it falling further behind? Is your volunteer department struggling with stagnant leadership, attendance issues, recruitment, retention, and training. Our team takes an in-depth look at modern leadership practices for volunteer department success. We will discuss ways to address, plan, and implement positive changes within your department.

Every leader needs professional development. Exposure to fresh ideas, peer collaboration, and guidance on managing their department problems.

Enlightened Leadership Team:

Matt Beakas - Middleton Township Fire & Rescue
Ron Kay - Chief, Washington Township & Toledo Fire Department
Brandon Westerman - Bowling Green Fire Division
Doug Meyer - Deputy Chief, Waterville Fire Department

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Preparing Members For Growth Mindset

“Preparing New Members For A Growth Mindset”by Matt Beakas     Becoming a firefighter takes poise, stamina, physical strength and more importantly, mental toughness. Some of the best mentors and leaders I ever had were all proud advocates of that one single message, mental toughness. How long can you keep pushing? Going beyond…See More
May 9
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May 9

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