Jumpseat Radio 050: Stepping up with Frank Viscuso

In this weeks episode of Jumpseat Radio host Ryan Pennington welcomes Deputy Chief Frank Viscuso from Kearny NJ.  Frank is a Fire Engineering contributor, author of Step up and Lead, and is a national level speaker on the topic of leadership. In this powerful podcast Frank shares: His college experience in rowing Leadership is a…

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Jumpseat Radio 046 Interview with the Swedish Fire Nerd Lars Ågerstrand

In this weeks episode host Ryan Pennington sits down with Lars Ågerstrand from the Varnamo Fire and Rescue Service Sweden.  Lars travels the globe training firefighters on fire dynamics.  His science based approach to fire is a must see in the fire service!  Topics Covered History of fire training in Sweden Swedish Container Fire Training…

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Jumpseat Radio 048: Harnessing Agression

In this episode of Jumpseat Radio host Ryan Pennington talks about preparing to be an aggressive firefighter. Often firefighters use the term “aggressive” to describe themselves and yet show up to emergencies unprepared. To be a true aggressive firefighter you have to aggressively prepare! Topics covered:  How to harness that aggression to learning and practicing…

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Jumpseat Radio: 047 Going the Extra Mile

In this episode of Jumpseat Radio Ryan Pennington explores the concepts from the book “Think and Grow Rich” by Napoleon Hill.  Higher Achievement  Habits of going the extra mile Q: Quantity of Service Q: Quality of Service M: Mental A: Attitude Napoleon Hill (October 26, 1883 – November 8, 1970) was an American author in…

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Jumpseat Radio 046: This podcast is NOT about you!

In this weeks podcast host Ryan Pennington catches up with the #JumpseatNation. It’s been a 2 month absences from podcasting and have a lot to catch up on. Topics Included:   Jumpseat Nation Salute to the Armed Forces Postitive attitudes Shifting focus from us to to them   Dave Carroll Releases “The Fallen and the…

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Jumpseat Radio 45 Fire Station Motivation 2 with Rob Owens

Jumpseat Radio 45 Fire Station Motivation 2 with Rob Owens   In this episode of Jumpseat Radio host Ryan Pennington sits down with “The Average Jake “ Rob Owens to talk motivation in the firehouse.  Ryan and Rob have similar beliefs about keeping firefighters of all ages motivated to train, workout, and live the “Team…

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Firefighter Friday John Dixon

Is this weeks firefighter friday we get fired up with John Dixon!   Get prepared for the weekend!! Johns Twitter Feed, Website, Facebook

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Jumpseat Radio 044 Firefighter Families with Lori Mercer

In this week episode of Jumpseat Radio host Ryan Pennington welcomes Lori Mercer from the  Lori is the Chief Fire Wife for firefighter wife where she has established a community of wives that share information about being a wife/husband of a firefighter. In this episode Lori Discusses Transition from on calls to at home…

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Jumpseat Radio 043 Saving one of our own. The story of FF Anton (Tony) Spagnoletti

In this weeks episode of Jumpseat Radio host Ryan Pennington welcomes FF Anton (Tony) Spagnoletti from Winston Salem NC fire department Rescue 1. Tony shares his remarkable story of suffering a STEMI while on duty at Rescue 1. During this powerful podcast he shares: The physical pain of a STEMI ( S-T Segment Elevated Myocardial…

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Jumpseat Radio Firefighter Friday Mental Health Tips

In this weeks firefighter Friday Mark Lamplugh shares his mental health tips of the week!  

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