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 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…

Ask WYE – Issue 40 – Kids These Days

Not just for the parents among us this time, our recent guest Joe Newman chimed in with a question about if we on the streets as first responders have seen a change in kids, parenting, or both. This week, the guys cross the lines between peace keepers…

Parenting Emergencies: Raising Lions with Joe Newman

It sounds funny, but some children are different than others and finding a strategy to successfully deal with the children can be a challenge. Just ask MC. As you, our loyal listener, is well aware, MClet #3 has presented challenges and opportunities…

Rights, Responsibility and Reason. Or not.

We get it. Times are tough. None of this is easy. Those of us in the three disciplines are lucky enough to remain employed and support our families while our neighbors and friends who own a small local shop or were our favorite waitress at the local…

Ask WYE – Issue 39 – What’s the best advice for a lateral being the new guy?

Listener PJ reached out recently with a question about changing agencies. While MC has been at the same agency, HM has bounced around a bit and both share advice on being the new guy when you’re not really all that new. This week the guys discuss: …

First Responder Tax Relief – What does it all mean?

Lots of rumors and bad advice are floating around the firehouse, ambulance yard, and PD briefing rooms these days. To combat the rumor mill, we brought in our favorite tax expert to talk about what the upcoming stimulus means for those of us in the…

Ask WYE – Issue 38 – What are Police doing different during Shelter in Place?

Fire Departments and EMS Services across the nation are greatly changing their response patterns in response to the global pandemic that is Covid-19, but what about police? Has Law Enforcement had to change how they respond, where they respond or any…