Article Out Loud - Reduce Burnout & Increase Retention in Emergency Management

by KESLEY RICHARDSON, An Article Out Loud from the Domestic Preparedness Journal. 

Emergency management professionals are regularly tasked with high-stress responsibilities, including political pressure, life safety concerns, vulnerable infrastructure, and community vulnerabilities. Three ways to reduce the risk of burnout and increase retention efforts are described in this article: lead with care, invest in psychological support, and look at the schedule.

Narrated by MacGregor Stephenson.