Fire Chief » Fire service http://www.firechief.com Every Department | Every Leader Fri, 23 Jan 2015 14:25:48 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.1 Calif. city hires new fire chief from Yuma, Ariz. http://www.firechief.com/2014/05/05/calif-city-hires-new-fire-chief-yuma-ariz/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/05/05/calif-city-hires-new-fire-chief-yuma-ariz/#comments Mon, 05 May 2014 20:02:05 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/?p=1620
The city manager said he was most attracted by Chief McArthur's experience and progressiveness.
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How to rid fire service of rivalry with a name change http://www.firechief.com/2014/04/14/rid-fire-service-rivalry-name-change/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/04/14/rid-fire-service-rivalry-name-change/#comments Mon, 14 Apr 2014 17:13:25 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/?p=1314
Changing the name of volunteer firefighters would better reflect the fire service mission and reduce rivalry.
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Economic commentary: Avoiding entitlement mindset http://www.firechief.com/2014/02/24/economic-commentary-avoiding-entitlement-mindset/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/02/24/economic-commentary-avoiding-entitlement-mindset/#comments Mon, 24 Feb 2014 19:21:56 +0000 http://www.firechiefnation.com/?p=227
Chief Wylie gives us his thoughts on his concerns of developing a culture of outside dependency within the fire services that could lead to an entitlement syndrome.
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5 reasons not to merge fire and police http://www.firechief.com/2014/02/20/5-reasons-merge-fire-police/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/02/20/5-reasons-merge-fire-police/#comments Thu, 20 Feb 2014 21:15:48 +0000 http://www.firechiefnation.com/?p=115
To best serve their communities, firefighters must concentrate on the work of being a firefighter.
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