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Douglas Mitchell, Jr.'s Blog – March 2014 Archive (2)

Never forget where you came from...

The Sunday Preach:

"Never forget where you came from"

This is a multi-faceted profound statement that is often heard around the firehouse. Here are 3 quick extrapolations we came up with....

1. Never forget where you came from:

~There are generations of fire department members and their families who sacrificed; time, energy, blood, sweat and tears to make your department at the point where it is today. Relish in the fact that now,…


Added by Douglas Mitchell, Jr. on March 23, 2014 at 7:25pm — 2 Comments

Record, record, record

The Sunday Preach:

"Record, Record, Record..."

Ever wonder how long it takes and what you look like getting your PPE on correctly? How about the team making a search? Stretching a line from the apparatus? What you sound like on the radio?

Can we "see" where we can streamline our personal and company operations? I guarantee at least 75% of your members has a device in their pocket that can help the team.

From page 249 of "25 to Survive: Reducing Residential Injury…


Added by Douglas Mitchell, Jr. on March 16, 2014 at 8:10am — No Comments

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