Category Archives: Admin

Fire Department Fundraising 2.0

  Wanted: new, innovative approach to fundraising for volunteer fire departments.  future of department dependent on succes.  Willing to pay $0.  Only serious inquiries please. I’ve written recently about issues surrounding the use of social media.  I’ve yet though to … Continue reading

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Social Media – Live Exercise

We can talk about the importance and usefulness of Social Media in emergency management until we’re blue in the face.  The reality however is that we can’t truly grasp the usefulness of SM until we see it in action. I … Continue reading

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Obstacles to Social Media in the Fire Service

What are the obstacles to use of social media by fire departments? Weigh in! Continue reading

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Should you use social media to hire your next firefighter?

Should you use social media when hiring your next firefighter? Maybe, but be careful! Continue reading

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FireLaw Weighs in on Landmark Social Media Case

As expected, Curt Varone at Fire Law posted his insights on the recent settlement between AMR and Dawnmarie Souza. Mr. Varone covers the settlement from a legal perspective for Fire Chiefs and administrators. Mr. Varone agrees that it may have … Continue reading

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Social Media Issues for the Fire Service

Renewed focus at NoAmbitionButOne now to include Social Media Issues for the Fire Service Continue reading

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Recruitment tool: QR Codes

Utilizing the power of QR Codes to increase membership applications. Continue reading

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