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Make It Fit

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Even if we are doing the things that we consider to be right, if we are saying the wrong things, we are creating the impression that it is okay to hate.

Emotions – What Can We Do About Them?

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When the stakes are high and getting it wrong could mean catastrophic outcomes, we must keep our head in the game.

Emotion – Too Much of a Good Thing?

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Our adrenaline overload may very well be the contributing factor to our demise or someone else’s.

Emotion – Check Your Own Pulse First

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The first pulse that you should check on a medical call is your own.

Emotion – The Response We Don’t Want

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When we face an external stimulus, we experience reaction to that stimulus. Even the lowest forms of life, like probies, do.

Emotion – Don’t Get Carried Away

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Emotion has no place on the fireground.

Truth: Let’s Find The Scapegoat

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My colleague and someone I respect, Dave Statter, happened to share an article today that has a few of you riled up.

Customer Service – The Clincher

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Customer service doesn’t start outside the bay door.

Be Nice – More on Customer Service

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Most people are embarrassed to call for help. We hear it all the time: “I didn’t want to call you guys, but…”

It’s Not My Problem – More Customer Service

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The firefighter is one of the most admired professions in the world, year after year. So lighten up a little.

Adding More Value

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What does the public actually expect from us?

Added Value

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Our mission is to find out what it is the community wants and provide it. Simple as that.

Spread the Wealth

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Wealth is no good sitting in a vault somewhere; it only does good when it is being used.

CRM – Wrapping It Up

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The more you use a tool, the more familiar you get with its intricacies.

Crew Resource Management – Who’s With Me?!

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“Respectfully, Doc, I want to be sure that what you want me to do is to give the patient 50 grams of morphine sulfate…”

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Michael "Mick" Mayers

Battalion Chief with Hilton Head Island (SC) Fire and Rescue and an Emergency Response Coordinator with the United States Department of Health and Human Services’ National Disaster Medical System Incident Response Coordination Team.

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Although I am affiliated or employed by certain entities, I in no way speak in this forum or others on behalf of those entities unless I have specifically stated such. Any implication otherwise is doing so contrary to my agreements with those entities. The result is that the observations and opinions by myself or on behalf of Firehouse Zen are not sanctioned by any other entity other than Graffiti Train Sherpa Publications and are protected by the copyright laws of the United States of America.

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