A New Breed
- Early Retirement. Wilmoth, Janet // Fire Chief;Aug2004, Vol. 48 Issue 8, p8
Focuses on the changes in the role of fire chief in the U.S. Training in emergency management; Consolidation of fire service at the federal, state, tribal and local levels; Threat to the civil service position with the introduction of the National Incident Response Plan.
- Project Objectives Help You Work SMART-er. Linstrom, John // Fire Chief;Apr2006, Vol. 50 Issue 4, p26
The article advises fire departments and fire chiefs on developing SMART objectives to facilitate the implementation of the management-by-objectives technique. SMART stands for specific, measurable, assignable, reasonable and time-specific objectives. An incident action plan must contain the...
- Fire Chief - Visalia, California. // Fire Chief Expert Blog;8/ 1/2012, p1
The article announces that Visalia Fire Department in California is in search for a Fire Chief.
- Fire Chief - Beaver Lake Volunteer Fire Department (Ark.). // Fire Chief Expert Blog;10/19/2012, p2
The article announces that the Beaver Lake Volunteer Fire Department in Arkansas is accepting applications for the position of full-time Fire Chief as of October 2012.
- THE DEPARTMENT OFFICER AS CHANGE AGENT. Buckman, John M. // Fire Engineering;Apr2002, Vol. 155 Issue 4, p10
Provides tips on change implementation dealings of fire department leaders. Reduction of authority; Disruption of established work patterns; Elimination of some securities.
- Fire Service Accreditation, 1710, and Standards of Response. Bruegman, Randy R. // Public Management (00333611);Jan/Feb2002, Vol. 84 Issue 1, p4
Comments on the history of the fire service. System of evaluation needed for fire services; Description of the self-assessment process formed by the International Association of Fire Chiefs; Function of the Commission on Fire Accreditation International; Alternative ways to judge the deployment...
- Minnesota State Fire Chiefs Association Executive Director. Brace, Tom // Minnesota Fire Chief;2014 Supplement Conference Program & Directory, p6
The article offers information on the 2015 Minnesota Fire Chiefs Association conference held in Duluth, Minnesota.
- ST. CLOUD FIRE DEPARTMENT WELCOMES YOU TO THE 2014 MSFCA CONFERENCE. Mund, Bill // Minnesota Fire Chief;2014 Supplement Conference Program & Directory, p7
The author welcomes vendors and participants to the Minnesota Fire Chiefs Association (MSFCA) Fall Conference held in St. Cloud, Minnesota.
- STATE NEWS. // Fire Chief;Jan2003, Vol. 47 Issue 1, p21
Presents news briefs related to fire service in the U.S. as of January 2003. University of Maryland's scholarship for fire chiefs and chief fire officer; Establishment of the Rural Volunteer Fire Department Assistance Program in Texas.