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The Lifeguard Philosopher

The practice of lifeguarding does lead, from time to time, to philosophical considerations.  History also is important, for to ignore it, dooms us to making the same mistakes.

In order to infuse a cerebral content to lifeguarding, our Director of Organizational Development brings a love of history and philosophy to bear on discussions of the practice of lifeguarding.  If reading his column makes you think a bit, then a good thing has happened.

Great Expectations by Dan Warren October 2010

Poker Face By Dan Warren November 2010

Making An Ass Out Of One’s Self By Dan Warren December 2010

An Ounce of Prevention is Worth a Pound of Cure By Dan Warren January 2011

Judge Not… By Dan Warren February 2011

Elephants Never Forget…By Dan Warren March 2011

If…By Dan Warren April 2011

The Motivating Factor By Dan Warren May 2011

We Shall Not Cease From Exploration By Dan Warren June 2011

Theirs Not To Reason Why By Dan Warren July 2011

Aesop – The Goose that Laid the Golden Egg By Dan Warren August 2011

Headway By Dan Waren February 2012