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Firehouse Problems Kitchen Table Solutions is a podcast about the fire service. We discuss everyday firehouse problems around the kitchen table. We also have regular guests from around the country who share their experiences in emergency services. Hosts: Captain Seth Rainwater and Will Silvey

Firehouse Problems Kitchen Table Solutions is a podcast about the fire service. We discuss everyday firehouse problems around the kitchen table. We also have regular guests from around the country who share their experiences in emergency services. Hosts: Captain Seth Rainwater and Will Silvey
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Firehouse Problems Kitchen Table Solutions is a podcast about the fire service. We discuss everyday firehouse problems around the kitchen table. We also have regular guests from around the country who share their experiences in emergency services. Hosts: Captain Seth Rainwater and Will Silvey

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English


Episodes

Ep. 97 Empty Walls

9/2/2019
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This edition Seth and Will and Kyle discuss another article from firehousevigilance.com entitled Empty Walls. Author Chris Tobin really hits it out of the park with his great take on how to build firehouse pride. You can read the article here. https://firehousevigilance.com/2018/06/11/empty-walls/

Duration:00:38:21

Ep. 96 Mother May I

8/19/2019
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This edition Seth and Will discuss an article by Kiel Samsing titled Mother May I. The article discusses the dangers to limiting what most would consider "freelancing" on the fire ground. You can find the article here. https://firehousevigilance.com/2019/07/21/mother-may-i/

Duration:00:36:14

Ep. 95 Difficult Conversations

7/8/2019
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This edition Seth and Will look at an article that discusses how to handle a situation when coworkers approach you needing to discuss personal troubles. You can find the article here https://www.firehouse.com/safety-health/article/21072288/health-wellness-difficult-conversations-about-mental-health.

Duration:00:26:40

Ep. 94 4 Expectations for Firehouse Companies

6/17/2019
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This edition Seth and Will discuss an article titled 4 Expectations Company Officers Should Set For Their Crews. The author is Jarrod Sergi from Norfolk, VA. He is the editor of the Trial By Fire Facebook page and a contributor to Firehouse Magazine. You can find the article at https://www.firehouse.com/leadership/article/21015672/expectations-company-officer-should-set-for-their-crew-firehouse. HIs Facebook page can be found at...

Duration:00:50:49

Ep. 93 Chief Gary Ludwig Interview

5/13/2019
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This episode is a rare treat as Seth and Will get to interview Chief Gary Ludwig and discuss his book Fully Involved Leadership.

Duration:01:01:09

Ep. 92 10 Steps To Success That Require Zero Talent

4/29/2019
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In this episode Seth and Will discuss 10 steps for success that require absolutely zero talent. This is geared towards new and aspiring firefighters but you old and experienced can definitely glean from it as well. Happy Listening!

Duration:00:32:40

Ep. 91 How To Kill Morale Part 2

4/15/2019
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This edition Seth and Will continue looking at the article by Chief Frank Viscuso titled How To Kill Morale.

Duration:00:46:23

Ep. 90 How To Kill Morale Part 1

4/1/2019
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This episode Seth and Will dig in to an article by Frank Viscuso titled How To Kill Morale.

Duration:00:56:55

Ep. 89 Tuck Your Shirt In

3/11/2019
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This week Seth and Will discuss an article about rules around the firehouse and the best attitude to have about them.

Duration:01:00:52

EP. 88 10 Secrets to a more Positive Workplace Part 2

2/5/2019
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This week Seth and Will continue their conversation over 10 Secrets to a More Positive Workplace written by David Griffin and published on Firehouse.com. Will and Seth finish discussing the last 5 points made by David Griffin and give advice about how to work them into your department.

Duration:00:37:46

Ep. 87 The Christmas Episode

12/24/2018
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This week Seth and Will sit down at the kitchen table with Seth's kids, Grace and Jake. They also sit down with their wives, Becky and Brittany. They talk about the struggles fire department families face around Christmas.

Duration:00:46:33

Ep. 86 10 Secrets to a More Positive Workplace Part 1

12/3/2018
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This week Will and Seth sit down at the Kitchen table and discuss an article posted on Firehouse Magazine's Facebookpage written by David Griffin. The article discusses another article written by Lolly Daskal, President and CEO of Lead from Within. This article gives 10 steps becoming more positive and making your workplace more positive. This is part 1 of the disucssion.

Duration:00:42:06

Ep. 85 New Fire Service Mentors

10/15/2018
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This week Seth and Will cover a topic requested by a listener, Matthew Lyons. He asked us to dicusss where fire service mentors can be found. Will and Seth talk about fire service mentors who can be found on Facebook, Twitter, and other forms of social media.

Duration:00:43:36

Ep. 84 Fire Department Struggles Part 3

10/1/2018
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This week Seth and Will continue to disuss the Article " A New Day in the Firehouse" written by Daniel C. Vock and posted on wwww.governing.com. Will and Seth break down the middle part of the article that has been shared on Facebook and retweeted on Twitter countless times.

Duration:00:45:08

Ep. 83 Fire Department Struggles Part 2

9/17/2018
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This week Seth and Will continue to disuss the Article " A New Day in the Firehouse" written by Daniel C. Vock and posted on wwww.governing.com Will and Seth break down the middle part of the article that has been shared on Facebook and retweeted on Twitter countless times.

Duration:00:48:21

Ep. 82 Fire Department Struggles

9/3/2018
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This week Seth and Will discuss an article posted on www.governing.com written by Daniel C. Cook titled Fire Departments Struggle to Meet New Demands. This is the first part of a multiple part series on the article. The article discusses the added call volume, reduction of actual fires, and recruitement and retension issues. Seth and Will discuss the first part of the article concerning the changing call volume.

Duration:00:41:47

Ep. 81 The Rescue Me Episode

7/23/2018
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This week Chris Hayden joins Seth and Will at the kitchen table to discuss the tv show Rescue Me staring Dennis Leary. We talk about how the show is ahead of its time in regards to PTSD and Cancer. We also discuss how we view the show differently as seasoned firefighters as opposed to green horns.

Duration:00:43:07

Ep. 80 Interview with Matt Lowery

7/2/2018
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This week Matt Lowery from East Pierce Firefighters IAFF Local 3520 sits at the table. Matt talks about his work with their Local and then his decision to put his family first and step back from the his work with the Local and spend more time at home.

Duration:01:01:57

Ep. 79 Interview with Nick Starks

6/12/2018
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This week Seth sits down with his friend Nick Starks. Nick is a former firefighter turned Industiral Safety officer who works in the private sector. Nick talks about his journey to the fire service and his journey out of it.

Duration:00:36:37

Ep. 78 Firefighters and Politics

5/24/2018
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This week Seth and Will discuss why firefighters are involved in politics. They talk about the need for firefighters to be active in the political arena.

Duration:00:34:39