Dr. Harry Carter

HARRY R. CARTER, Ph.D., a Firehouse® contributing editor, is a fire protection consultant based in Adelphia, NJ. He is chairman of the Board of Commissioners in Howell Township Fire District 2 and retired from the Newark Fire Department as a battalion commander. Dr. Carter has been a member of the Adelphia Fire Company since 1971, serving as chief in 1991. He is a life member and past president of the International Society of Fire Service Instructors and life member of the National Fire Protection Association. He is president of the United States of America Branch of the Institution of Fire Engineers (IFE) of Great Britain. Dr. Carter holds a Ph.D. in organization and management from Capella University in Minneapolis, MN.

Command Post: Going for the Gold: Effective Problem Solving

Command Post: Going for the Gold: Effective Problem Solving

Fire Research: Does Your Toolbox Have All the Proper Tools

Fire Research: Does Your Toolbox Have All the Proper Tools

There is a Season for Everything

Going for the Gold: Learn How to Listen

Going for the Gold: Learn How to Listen

Personal Beliefs are Life's Guideposts

Mentoring: The Next Generation Won’t Just Happen

Mentoring: The Next Generation Won’t Just Happen

Carter: Getting It All Done Requires a Bit of Time Management

Carter: Getting It All Done Requires a Bit of Time Management

Carter: Something You Can't Read About in a Book

Carter: Something You Can't Read About in a Book

Carter: Managing Old-fashioned Values During Change

Carter: Managing Old-fashioned Values During Change

My Annual Class Trip to Washington: Time Well-Spent

My Annual Class Trip to Washington: Time Well-Spent

Going for the Gold: Tips for the New Chief

Going for the Gold: Tips for the New Chief

Position Your Fire Department for Success

Position Your Fire Department for Success

Command Post: Going for the Gold: A New Direction

Command Post: Going for the Gold: A New Direction

Active Interaction: The First Step to Fire Department Success

Carter: Where is the Next Generation?

Carter: Where is the Next Generation?

The Brick Wall Syndrome: A Barrier to Clear Thinking

The Brick Wall Syndrome: A Barrier to Clear Thinking

Are You Ready for the Politics of Fire Service Finances?

Are You Ready for the Politics of Fire Service Finances?

Carter: Organizational Knowledge is the New Challenge

Carter: Organizational Knowledge is the New Challenge

This One's for the Back Bench People

My Friends Are You a Prisoner of the Past?

My Friends Are You a Prisoner of the Past?

Command Post: Riding the Right-Front Seat: Discipline As a Training Tool

Loyalty: The Firm Foundation for an Effective Fire Department

Loyalty: The Firm Foundation for an Effective Fire Department

Carter: The Importance of Knowledge

Carter: The Importance of Knowledge

Carter: Each of Us Is Truly Our Brothers' Keeper

Carter: Each of Us Is Truly Our Brothers' Keeper

 

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