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Don't Think the "Glass Ceiling" Exists for Women in Fire and EMS?

By:  Robert Avsec, Executive Fire Officer

A while back, I wrote a post entitled, Why Don’t We Value Women in Fire and EMS?  Recently, I received the following e-mail from a woman fire Executive Fire Officer: 533 more words

Management Sciences

Teens, Visual Storytelling and Higher Education Communications

It is no surprise that young people are fleeing Facebook in favor of other social media sites. In fact, Facebook even announced their concern about this during an… 384 more words


Integrating gamification in the classroom: Professor #FollowFriday 5, Steven Johnson

“Professor #FollowFriday” is an editorial series focused on academics’ best practice in digital communications. Every Friday, I highlight one academic who is strategically leveraging the power of digital communications. 369 more words

Learning And Development

Academics leveraging Instagram: #FollowFriday Professor 4, Karen Freberg

Every Friday, I highlight one academic who is strategically leveraging the power of digital communications in the editorial series “#FollowFriday Professor” . The goal of this feature is that if you are an academic or thought leader looking to establish an online presence, you will be able to draw on this archive and use it as a source for inspiration in creating / refreshing your own personal brand. 339 more words

Social Media

The Road to Success in Entrepreneurship Part 3: Problem Solving

“The solution to adult problems tomorrow depends on large measure upon how our children grow up today.”

- Margaret Mead

“We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them.” 1,293 more words

Penina Rybak

NFIRS Data: Using Thought Leadership Media

By: Robert Avsec, Executive Fire Officer

Welcome to our 3rd “Mail Bag” blog.  As I stated in our 1st “Mail Bag” posting, this is not your usual collection of reader comments/feedback/input because it actually comes from across several “platforms”. 1,001 more words

Management Sciences