What’s Your Emergency

WYE is the podcast that responds to all emergencies on and off the job.

Hosted ByJuston Schorr & Jason Hoschouer

WYE is the podcast that responds to all emergencies on and off the job. This podcast covers four core areas of life: Physical, Financial, Emotional, and Professional. Inside each of those cores lies four phases of an emergency: Education, Preparation, Response, and Recovery. Through each core, WYE will offer different perspectives on each phase. Industry and Subject Matter Experts will offer their guidance on how best to leverage possibility and maximize results in each of the four areas.


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Ask WYE – Issue 44 – What’s YOUR Emergency?

This week, the guys need your help! We are nearing the two-year anniversary of the launch of What’s Your Emergency (and if Justin doesn’t get Jason the appropriate 2 Year gift, there will be hell to pay) and we want to continue to deliver the kind of…

Motorcop Defunds the Police – Minneapolis and Beyond Part III

We at WYE took it a different way and (gasp) landed in the middle, looking at what many folks have always been asking: Can Law Enforcement be better? Short answer? Yes. But how? This week Justin sits Jason down and tells him “OK, I’ve defunded the…

Ask WYE – Issue 43 – Covid resurgence from the protests?

In recent weeks, tens of thousands of people across the nation have gathered in large groups, some wearing masks (some wearing gas masks in fact) and others not during the civil unrest following the killing of George Floyd. Patron and old time friend…

Floyd II – 61620 11.55 AM

Today, the guys discuss civil unrest as a member of public safety and how rioting doesn’t solve anything and looting doesn’t solve anything and massive protests doesn’t solve anything and taking a knee doesn’t solve anything…but here we are anyway….

Ask WYE – Issue 42 – What to expect at your Volunteer Firefighter Interview

Career fire jobs have almost a cottage industry built up at the front door to teach you how to sit, how to answer, how to react, probably even how to smell to get that coveted career fire job, but what about the Volunteer companies? This week, Justin…

Changing the Culture in the Disciplines – Minneapolis and Beyond Part I

The death of George Floyd at the hands (knee) of a Minneapolis Police Officer has touched off a powder keg of emotions, protests, riots and political tap dancing. This week our show talks first responders and addresses what it feels like to see people…

Ask WYE – Issue 41 – What’s with all the different ranks?

This week, the guys try to compare and contrast their current Departments, old Departments, Departments that they live near…well, it gets messy, but here’s a good primer on what rank equals what between our three disciplines! You’ll learn: Is a…

Story Time – WYE Style

In this bonus episode, originally recorded last September, the guys chat with long-time friend and fan of the show, Sean Eddy. In an off-air moment, the stories started flying and a familiar thought occurred…”Why aren’t we recording?!” So, we did….

We Gotta Get Outta This Place – What to do as SiP is lightened

As we’ve said in previous shows, it’s OK to come out of SiP with a new language, home immaculate and a new side job, but it’s also OK to come out just the way you went in. That being said, the guys are here to offer some tips to make sure your…