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 the immediate past president of the U.S. 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.

Connect with Harry:

LinkedIn: Tubaman

Email: drharrycarter@optonline.net

 

 

The Effective Chief is a Caring Coach

The Effective Chief is a Caring Coach

Going for the Gold: Organizational Participation

Going for the Gold: Organizational Participation

Lessons from the 2015 Circus

Lessons from the 2015 Circus

Going for the Gold: Effective Decision-Making

A Cross by the Side of the Road

A Cross by the Side of the Road

My New Year’s Message to You: New Beginnings Are Important

My New Year’s Message to You: New Beginnings Are Important

Going for the Gold: Effective Problem Solving

My Christmas Message to You: Stop Being a Prisoner

My Christmas Message to You: Stop Being a Prisoner

It Is Critical to Look Forward

It Is Critical to Look Forward

The Leader’s Dilemma

Going for the Gold: Learn to Deal with People

More Thoughts on Organizations: Communications

More Thoughts on Organizations: Communications

Think Twice: Harassment in the Fire Station

Think Twice: Harassment in the Fire Station

We Need to Do More with Fire Prevention

We Need to Do More with Fire Prevention

Do You Know What an Organization Is?

Do You Know What an Organization Is?

A Basic View of Decision-Making

A Basic View of Decision-Making

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

 

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