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FIRE 20/20's monthly eNewsletter delivers inspiring articles, thought-provoking interviews and useful tools for Fire/EMS personnel, and those considering a career in the fire service. Topics are oriented around diversity recruitment and retention.
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The FREE online program teaches fire and emergency services personnel how to effectively engage their multicultural communities in sustainable, cost-effective prevention partnerships that bring free resources and increased commitment from the community. Learn more..
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Posted by: Fire 20/20 Tags: cultural competencies, Diversity, fire service, gay firefighters, Gen Y, Generation Y, inclusion, m, Partnering for Prevention, PFP, recruitment, retention, women Categories: Article, FIRE 20/20, Guest Columnist, Newsletter
04-16-12 -- By Larry Sagen antivirus internet security software In the real estate world the important theme is: location, location and location. In the world of diversity recruitment it is relationships, relationships and relationships! Here are a few guidelines to help you and your department to be … Read More >
04-11-12 -- By Larry Sagen In 2007, FIRE 20/20 completed the first diversity and safety study in the fire service. The Multicultural Safety & Health Research Program was funded through a Fire Prevention and Safety Grant with additional funds through IAFC. We … Read More >
Posted by: Fire 20/20 Tags: diversity and safety study, FIRE 20/20, fire service, multicultural communities, Multicultural Safety & Health Research Program, research report Categories: Article, FIRE 20/20, Newsletter, Report
02-27-12 -- The board and staff of FIRE 20/20 wish to thank TenCate Protective Fabrics for their recent funding support of FIRE 20/20. computer software programs “At TenCate, we understand that fire safety involves more than providing firefighters with the best … Read More >
01-13-12 -- An Interview with Reginald Freeman, Assistant Fire Chief / Deputy Director of Emergency Management at City of Hartford, CT., by Michèle Carbery. Assistant Chief Reginald Freeman’s strong path to leadership in the fire service was identified by FIRE 20/20 as … Read More >
Posted by: Fire 20/20 Tags: Assistant Chief Reginald Freeman, Connecticut, Diversity, fire service, Hartford Fire Department, Leadership, mentoring, recruitment, retention Categories: Article, Interview, Newsletter