mindset

“Why You Transferring?”

Lesson of the Day: There is too much wasted time on assumptions and stories. Key Points: Captain Cook Sunday Day of Rotating Crews “You Get Your New Mask Yet?”

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Instructor Fail

Lesson of the Day: We saw the pitfall of training. We put recruits in decision-making role (officer) and that’s where they struggled the most. It’s not their fault. They just were not ready. To improve, we will place an officer to drill with them as the lead next time. As an instructor, look for what…

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Donuts With The Deputy

Lesson of the Day: The stories we tell ourselves are usually the real problems. Change your story, change your life.    Key Points: 1.) Office Meeting 2.) Deputy pinpointed the real issue 3.) Who’s Jocko?

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If You’re Not First, You’re Last

Lesson of the Day:   Doing my own personal PIA. Decision-making changes with the more information we have. We base decisions in the moment with what we have.  Key Points: 1.) Team driven ladder drill 2.) Two-line first in fire 3.) Ask for help

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Explosive Reactions

Lesson of the Day: The way we choose to respond can make the situation better or worse.    Key Points: 1.) Three-story pull with Battalion Cheif 2.) Chasing shiny objects with Deputy Cheif 3.) “There’s going to be a problem.”  

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