coaching

Lead Don’t Force

Lesson of the Day: You can only take people to where you’ve been. So you better get out there.  Key Points: 1.) Learning as I go 2.) Jiu-Jitsu with my nephew 3.) Reading to my kids

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Things Don’t Have To Be That Hard

Lesson of the Day: Change your thinking to change your results.  Key Points: 1.) How to H.O.T. Recap 2.) Make it happen 3.) Find Out

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Everybody Wants To Be In Charge

Lesson of the Day: There is no point in complaining. Just fix it and move on.  Key Points: 1.) 2 Alarm Fire 2.) Pointing Fingers 3.) Get your house in order first

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It’s All About The Bias

Lesson of the Day: Measure what matters. Key Points: 1.) It worked for me 2.) Engineer to Fire Chief

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Step By Step

Lesson of the Day: Progress takes time. Don’t aim for perfection. Focus on improving.  Key Points: 1.) The probies are signing up 2.) Do a little bit at a time

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He Was Excited To Train

Lesson of the Day: There is only one way to get better at something. You have to continually do it. The more you do it, the better you’ll get. Key Points: 1.) Working on the truck 2.) My Probie’s Goal

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Displaying Strong Leadership

Lesson of the Day: Work Harder Key Points: 1.) Instead of Bitching, Just Fix It 2.) Get Worked Up or Just Fix It 3.) Questioning Is Not Complaining

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Be The Leader You Didn’t Have

Lesson of the Day: We can’t change the past. We can learn from it and not repeat it.  Key Points: 1.) Searched For Training 2.) My First Fatality 3.) Probies First

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Sugar Coated Lies

Lesson of the Day: When we sugarcoat the truth to be nice, we can actually make it worse.  Key Points: 1.) How being nice has backfired 2.) Being direct with evaluations

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Why Ignorance Is Bliss

Lesson of the Day: Knowing the right way is only half of the battle. Helping others the right way is the hard part. Key Points: 1.) Not Knowing Better 2.) Knowing Better 3.) Responsibility To Help Others

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