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Featured Blog Posts – April 2014 Archive (3)

Out Front

I hold myself to a very high standard, I strive for perfection day in and day out.  It gets a little exhausting and can be defeating chasing an unattainable bar, but I would never consider lowering it. The problem with aiming so high is that I expect those around me to hold themselves equally accountable.…


Added by Becki White on April 21, 2014 at 3:00pm — 6 Comments


Brothers and Sisters – I am giving up my words with this post to those who know how to write them – and write them well. Sarah Gura, Chief Kenny, and Lt. Olson have agreed to co-conspire with this post regarding our mentality of invincibility. Please read…



Dear Firefighters,

This is a longer…


Added by Paul Combs on April 2, 2014 at 7:11pm — 2 Comments

Hump Day SOS - Inspiration

As I head up to Indy today I’m reminded of 100,000’s of firefighters who become “unmotivated” by departmental climates of politics, charlatans, bureaucracies and just down right lameness. It seems the more you push for professionalism, competence and brotherhood the more disappointed you are the fakers who…


Added by David Rhodes on April 2, 2014 at 8:00am — No Comments

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