In Praise of Curmudgeons and Kids

In Praise of Curmudgeons and Kids

Part One/Embracing the Curmudgeons It seems that it was just last week Tuesday I was the young safety “kid” in the room. I rolled my eyes when someone referenced it, or made jokes about when I got to be their age, or lamented their deteriorating vision. When someone...
Safety Is An Inside Sales Job!

Safety Is An Inside Sales Job!

This week I am teaching a 40-Hour HAZWOPER course. It’s been quite some time since I’ve done so, and I must admit, it’s a long week. As usual, I’m enjoying the group in class — a very small group, just four, but with vastly different...
What’s Your 2017 Training Strategy?

What’s Your 2017 Training Strategy?

  Many of our clients are making their plans for 2017 training — or getting nervous, knowing that they should be. Our recommendation to them is unvarying: It’s the perfect time to conduct a Training Needs Assessment! Imagine for a moment, a tale of...