More stories about Management

  • Standard for Technical Rescue

    The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) establishes standards for the Fire and Rescue industry. In February 2004, they published NFPA 1670: Standard on Operations and Training for Technical Search and Rescue Incidents.

  • Blaming the Victim

    It was early in my aquatics career, and I was guarding at a well-known resort on a beautiful, hot, sunny day.

  • Power Points

    Just when you think things are going great, something happens to bring it all down

  • Josef Haas

    I have the distinct responsibility of driving revenue and overseeing expenses

  • Things to Think About Now

    To maximize time, save indoor repairs and projects for inclement weather days

  • Flooded Fiasco

    I was the supervisor of a new family aquatics center that was ending construction and readying for its grand opening.

  • Taken for a Ride

    Several years ago at my first ?real? manager position with a municipal year-round facility, I was planning to take a short vacation

  • On the Job Training

    Aquatics managers are faced with the responsibility to ensure their lifeguards are trained to the highest standards, and training those staffers isn?t getting any easier

  • Destination Green

    Protecting the planet isn’t just a fad anymore. Here’s why experts say the resort industry’s green movement is here to stay.