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How Not to Get Burned as a Leader: Lessons from the Fire Service

I have been a firefighter since the age of 16 and it wasn't recently until I learned what the fire service has taught me revolving around being a leader, and who I am as a person.  I owe this blog to the men and women of the Farmville Fire Department for truly showing me what it means to be a leader, a follower, and a being apart of a team that means so much to me...

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Buttering My Waffle

Last week I was in Indianapolis visiting the National Headquarters of Alpha Tau Omega for work. Getting to see my friends wasn't the most exciting part for me. Getting to catch up on work certainly wasn't either!

The most exciting part? The waffle I'd get to have for breakfast every morning. Feel free to judge me, just join me in the next paragraph when you're ready to read what I learned about leadership from these waffles. 

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What Journeys Are You Paying Attention To?

So often, my Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook feeds are flooded with photos from friends with the captions like: "It's not about the destination, it's about the journey" or "Not all who wander are lost."  It might be cliché but I have to say, I love it!

Journey.  It is a simple word that bears such great weight.  When I think about the journey I am on now I can't but help to think of the ones I have taken to get to where I am right now writing this for you.  

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