The Only Thing Constant is Change

Lesson of the Day:

Control your emotions otherwise your emotions will control you.

Key Points:

1.) Took The Week Off With Family

2.) Wild Jiu Jitsu Roll

3.) Our Chief Is Resigning

Double PR

Lesson of the Day:

How we react to what happens to us is EVERYTHING. Work on being more resilient as opposed to wanting things easy. 


Key Points:

1.) Last Minute Notice for PR

2.) More Responsibility = More Ownership


Ride Along

Lesson of the Day:

The words you use matter. “Don’t bother showing up if you’re not going to wear your gear.”

Key Points:

1.) Academy Student Ridealong

2.) Saw Time

3.) Prank 911 Call 


Can’t Wait To Get Home

Lesson of the Day:

Our values shape our priorities. 

Key Points:

1.) Late Dinner Lessons

2.) Inconveniences VS Problems

3.) Leaving The Academy Early



Lesson of the Day:

The results I want show up when I overcome my excuses.

Key Points:

1.) Hunting For An Adventure

2.) Learning New Things and What It Does

3.) Adapting To The World


Kelly Week

Lesson of the Day:

Never allow yourself to be too busy for the basics of a healthy life. 

Key Points:

1.) Just ASK

2.) Staying Calm

3.) A Story My Mom Shared


Pick Up The Slack

Lesson of the Day:

Big fires equal big problems. Knowledge is only power when it is acted upon.

Key Points:

1.) Car Fire For The Birthday Boy

2.) Crew Lead Training

3.) Together Everyone Achieves More


Our Probie Is A White Cloud

Lesson of the Day:

You need to put your workers with your workers or you risk losing them. Keep them happy. 

Key Points:

1.) Stir Crazy Workers

2.) Vertical Vent Training

3.) Fire Safety Talk With Four Year Olds



Next Mission

Lesson of the Day:

Purposeful work is what we crave and will lead us to happiness.

Key Points:

1.) TV Show: Shooter

2.) Wild At Heart Book

3.) What’s Your Mission?

Fishing for Complaints

Lesson of the Day:

Our perspective is EVERYTHING. It determines how we react emotionally to what happens to us. Be cautious to those you surround yourself with and what information you consume. 


Key Points:

1.) Lesson from VES Drill

2.) Slow House Woes

3.) An Influential Culture