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Good read on the leadership of Bees!

Started by Justin Lewis

0 Aug 29, 2010

A Pat On the Back or A Kick in the A**...

I once heard my Fire Chief address a class of new recruits and he told them something that has stuck with me. He told them, "Boys, whether…

Started by Mike Walker

18 Oct 8, 2009
Reply by Jeff Schwering

Where is Leadership learned in the fire service?

There is a lot of talk these days about fire service leadership and how important it is to a well run and safe fire company or department.…

Started by John Salka

10 Apr 19, 2009
Reply by Lance Langer

Leadership Strategies that Work

Many great leaders in the fire service have had a particular tactic or skill that they used to generate the positive and effective results…

Started by John Salka

3 Apr 9, 2009
Reply by Mike Walker


How do you deal with inexperience from top to bottom? e.i. 28 College students in a fire science program 18-22 years old and most staight o…

Started by Dustin Miller

6 Dec 29, 2008
Reply by Chris Mc Loone

Is "Integrity" a vital element for effective leadership?

Is integrity a valuable and vital element of an effective leader? Can you be a "good" leader and not have integrity? Is integrity any more…

Started by John Salka

4 Dec 15, 2008
Reply by Todd Trudeau

Leadership Training

Question - Who in the fire service do you think would benefit the most from a leadership training program, company officers, field chief of…

Started by John Salka

17 Sep 9, 2008
Reply by Stephen Hill

Leadership Skills

We all know there are many different and unique leadership skills and abilities that various leaders posses and practice. From your perspec…

Started by John Salka

24 Aug 15, 2008
Reply by Ben Fleagle

Applying Ethical Decision Excercise: An experiment

Last week I found an article on the Fire Engineering web site where a situation was posed to how the officer would handle a situation. In…

Started by Mike Walker

1 Mar 27, 2008
Reply by Sunshine Lemme


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