Empowerment is the process of enabling or authorizing an individual to think, behave, take action, control work and decision making in autonomous ways. It is the state of feeling self-empowered to take control of one’s own destiny. As a leader do you have an empowerment Attitude? The sum of every leaderâ€™s actions is the â€œenvironmentâ€ […]
Join Chiefs Douglas Cline Â and Christopher Naum at the South Carolina Firefighter Association’s Fire Rescue Conference for a Preconference workshop “Rebooting Old School Principles for Today’s Demanding Fireground” on Wednesday June 8 at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center starting at 9am. Â We look forward to seeing you there!
As a servant leader you should constantly be focused on making the organization better. Â There is no better way than to tap into the organization’s most valued resource, the people within. Â By investing in these people, they will give the organization a substantial return. The most important component in the investment is the leadership you […]
Professional development is the planned, progressive, and lifelong process of education, training, self-development and experience that one gains during their development. In the fire service, professional development is a critical element of being a leader and being a professional. When we step up to accep the responsibility of leadership, we also accept an obligation to […]
It has been said that we influence a number of people in our lifetime. Your circle of influence depends upon you as individuals and the area you may be in. It could depend upon the organization, rank structure, personal boldness or even other peoplesâ€™ willingness to be influenced. So with so many dimensions why is […]