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Leave It Better Than You Found It

Lesson of the Day: Stay focused on results. Life is full of the need to adapt to changes. Key Points: 1.) Flipping Firefighters 2.) Search With Recruits 3.) Personal Trainer

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You’re Part of My Long Game Plan

Lesson of the Day: Stay Interested. Key Points: 1.) 6 New Recruits 2.) Probies a Rookie 3.) Not Following Through

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Challenges and Skills

Lesson of the Day: Challenges become fun when we increase our skills enough. Key Points: 1.) Learning About Flow 2.) Examples

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OFC 2020 Recap

Lesson of the Day: We tend to do things the easiest way possible. To get more effort, create an environment where more effort is needed.  Key Points: 1.) 5 – 10 – 20 Presentation 2.) Podcast Feedback 3.) Big Takeaway

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Stepping Forward

Lesson of the Day: The more you challenge yourself, the more fun you’ll have. Key Points: 1.) Playing Games on Easy 2.) Learning New Things 3.) Step Up Your Game

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Why Aren’t The Chiefs Here?

Lesson of the Day: If it makes you happy, it’s healthy! Key Points: 1.) Developing and Delivering Training with Jim 2.) My Visit to a New Restaurant 3.) Importance of a Story

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I LOVE This Sh*t!

Lesson of the Day: Be strict in your principles and flexible in your methods. Key Points: 1.) Brad’s Back 2.) Facility Day 3.) Training on Sunday… OMG

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I Don’t Pay Taxes, So This Is For You…

Lesson of the Day: Be careful about what you choose to focus on. What we focus on can consume us. Key Points: 1.) Double Pulling 2.) Being Flashed 3.) Birthday Parties

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Leadership is a Relationship

Lesson of the Day: The way you run your firehouse or department is your leadership development program.  Key Points: 1.) Third Engine by 3 PM 2.) Pointing Fingers 3.) New Custom Offer

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Why I Recommend Giving Out Expectations Individually

Lesson of the Day: Any expectation is better than no expectations.  Key Points: 1.) Makes It Impactful 2.) Avoids Groupthink 3.) Get Comfortable Being Uncomfortable In One-On-One Situations 

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