Promoting Diversity with a Hands-On Approach
After more than 20 years in the fire service, Lani Hill has seen a lot of job candidates come through the door. Like other organizations, the fire service wants to attract a workforce that reflects the communities they serve. Obstacles such as lack of outreach and training opportunities can hinder those efforts.Read More
Worried About Setting Up a Group Training for Your Staff During COVID-19?
Most people agree that in-class trainings are the gold standard in adult education, particularly on topics that generate a great deal of discussion. But what do you do when local laws and company policy prohibit you from gathering your staff together?Read More
The Seattle Fire Foundation
It’s always exciting to see the ground floor of a new initiative. When Rob Hash, president and co-owner of Viking Automatic Sprinkler Company, put me in touch with Debbie Steinhauer about a year ago, I caught a glimpse of an exciting beginning. Ms. Steinhauer had a vision to create an organization that supports the Seattle Fire Department in their mission to keep the city’s residents safe—a mission that has only grown increasingly complicated.Read More
Red Hawk Fire Protection Awarded a National Award of Merit
Red Hawk Fire Protection of Puyallup, WA, and the King County Children and Family Justice Center Phase 1A project was recently awarded a National Award of Merit in the Federal, State, County, Municipal category from the Design-Build Institute of America.Read More