"Our Employee of the Week (EOWie) gets a swag bag of stuff I have rounded up from around the City (free). BUT- just as important is the PRIME PARKING space for one week. Don't have a car? Sell your space to another guard…"
"Oh BOY! Is that a slippery slope to competition. I have a special wall plaque in our Front Office where we post the names and times of guards who tread water (with a 10 lb brick) for more than an hour. Based on the drooling…"
"Security cameras or pool event recorders? I think one keeps suspect people away from the pool and facility the other is used to monitor and record happenings and potential incidents in the pool and pool area. Alarms for security of the building or…"
I have just been handed some money to improve our security cameras and the alarm system in our aquatic facility. If you have:- suggestions about a system that you like;- ideas that might improve our bid;- OR- pitfalls to avoid!PLEASE let me know.Elise Knox See More
"Maybe they would realize the amount of publicity and good relations they earn when a child participates in a Red Cross program... it makes Daddy want to pull out his wallet for donations!
I don't want wrist bands, badges and…"
"Sadly, it will divide us.
We will be left wondering if the "other guy" got a better deal!
Instead of making the process functional from the national level... the ARC will spend a lot of $taff hours meeting and…"
"Thanks SO much for this list of e-mail addresses!!! I have now officially done my bit to "Challenge UP"
I only hope that others will also send their concerns so that maybe we will get a bit of "Support Down""
"Has anybody from the National Office shown up on our message board?
I have forwarded this address through my Chapter Office with the request that they send it up. I have also tried to call National... but getting through to a…"
"Last year, I changed my Lifeguard Job Description to make sure that we REQUIRE fresh CPR certifications EVERY year. We are the employers. We can raise the standard to suit our needs.
I've been in the business for a few…"
"Wow- you must really work and live in an understanding community. We are still trying to recover from a $5 increase in swim classes that we made TWO YEARS ago to cover chemical increases.
My elected CITY OFFICIALS would…"
"I am a BIG supporter of the American red Cross programs. I consider them to be top of the line. I have "challenged up" on this issue on several points. I hope that others will do the same. Remember- THIS is a…"