Recently, I was in one of those annoying funks where you're fairly certain your supervisor wouldn't pay attention to you if you were on fire. Then amazing things happed. I wrote a memo. Someone read that memo, and, wait for it . . .
DID SOMETHING ABOUT IT.
I think I'll be in a good mood for the rest of winter now. Sometimes that's all you need, a shot in the arm of "What you do matters."
So for all of you out there with the winter blahs, what you do matters. Thank you.
For every CO that's ever been spit on, for every cop that's ever done their best and still got complained on, for every 2am call EMS has responded to for an earache and for every "structure fire" that's a tiki torch; thank you for what you do.
There are moments in life when I get the privilege to speak to some great human beings. Lt. Col. (R) John Mangan is an inspirational ambition junkie. Yes, ...
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