As Springsteen sings, that’s what happens. We’re down and out, exhausted, our ass draggin’, listening to the hours and minutes tickin' away, while it's all slippin' away and then boom. Those better days shine through.
Discussion Question: Should all police officer suicides fall into one category? Let me start by saying that anytime a police officer commits suicide, it is a tragedy. A tragedy for them, their family and anyone who knew him or her. Rarely does a day go by that I don’t think about and/or pray on how … Continue reading Suicide: The aspect that few people are willing to discuss.
A few moth’s ago I wrote a post titled Your People Have To Be Your #1 Priority. In that post I referenced a blog post from Seth Godin titled, Krulak’s law , where he wrote: The experience people have with your brand is in the hands of the person you pay the least. Act accordingly. (This involves training, trust, … Continue reading Priority #1: Your People
Definitely a factor for police officers and other first responders. neurosciencenews-com.cdn.ampproject.org/c/s/neurosciencenews.com/amgydala-negative-mood-18083/amp/
The Star Wellness Model is a visual depiction of the battle for your “wellness.” It was developed with the individual officer in mind but can be applied to the profession as a whole. What makes this model unique is that it is meant to serve as a visual model that encourages officers to feel the … Continue reading The Star Wellness Model
Not all, but many of the facts apply to Police Officers. hbr-org.cdn.ampproject.org/c/s/hbr.org/amp/2019/12/what-happens-when-your-career-becomes-your-whole-identity