November 18, 2018

When conducting training for new leaders, one of the basic concepts we explore is how they obtain and use the different sources of power.  There are five basic bases of power; positional (legitimate), reward, punishment (coercive), expert, and referent (respect).  Addi...

April 16, 2018

When I was a kid in the 1960’s I remember seeing a sci-fi movie, The Fly.  In the movie, a scientist invents a machine to transport matter, and decides to test it on himself. But when a fly gets inside the machine with him, his experiment takes a scary turn when the ma...

March 5, 2018

The Current Problem

Early in my law enforcement career, I was taught the phrase, “Better to be judged by twelve, then carried by six,” referring to surviving dangerous situations that law enforcement officers find themselves in, although it may become a legal battle lat...

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