Dr. Candice McDonald – Let's Get Connected!

I have a passion for helping individuals and organizations reach their goals! Successful people and organizations understand there are defining moments and actions in life that can lead to either greatness or destruction. Let's connect and see how I can help you!

Preventing Member Derailment in the Fire Service

When a member gets off track, it is important to have the leadership skills to rein them back in.  My article in the September issue of Fire Rescue Magazine offers … Continue reading

September 27, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Missing Volunteers

My friends, it is no secret that the volunteer fire service is shrinking.  With this in mind, it is important for fire departments to change how they manage volunteers.  Check … Continue reading

August 21, 2015 · Leave a comment

FRI 2015 Bound!

If you are heading to Fire Rescue International in Atlanta, be sure to stop by and say hello!  The IAFC has published a little teaser about my upcoming class, check … Continue reading

July 22, 2015 · Leave a comment

Integrating Technology and Social Media into Leadership Tools

Technology is a part of every day life and it is important for leaders to learn to embrace the benefits it has to offer.  You can learn more about making … Continue reading

May 28, 2015 · Leave a comment

Millennials are the next generation of leaders, do you have the right strategies to recruit them?

Each generation has a unique personality shaped by events in history. Often personality differences and misconceptions can occur across generations.  Check out my latest article on recruiting the next generation … Continue reading

April 18, 2015 · Leave a comment

Make 2015 FDIC Your Most Successful Year Yet!!

In a little over a month, Indianapolis will be filled with thousands of firefighters attending FDIC.  Attending a national conference in any field is an investment in your personal and career growth.  Your … Continue reading

March 18, 2015 · Leave a comment

Fire Engineering Radio – The Professsional Volunteer Fire Service

It was a privilege to be Chief Tom Merrill’s guest on Fire Engineering Radio.  The show he hosts, The Professional Volunteer Fire Service, focuses on the latest issues in the … Continue reading

March 1, 2015 · Leave a comment