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Science of Learning: Intrinsic Motivation

When I was growing up, I was a Yankees baseball fan. They were winning, my third-grade teacher read us a story about Mickey Mantle, and my dad loved the Dodgers – so I picked the Yankees. 357 more words

Scholarship Of Learning

Thoughts | of moral values and a kitten

When I was younger, I was playing in school and saw a kitten crouched by one of the trees within the school compound. A teacher told me to take it out to the field. 1,107 more words

Random Thoughts & Rants

Less is More Except when More is More

When I designed my cultural expectations for my staff each summer, there was a guiding precept that I returned to frequently: If I am willing to trust a staff member with the lives of the campers, then I shouldn’t micro-manage their judgement on their choices throughout the day. 557 more words

Leaders

A Beautiful Way of Overcoming Adversity

I have been struggling this week. Working my full-time job, building my own business and trying to spend quality time with my husband has left me drained. 1,526 more words

"Life, Animated" and the Power of Affinities

On my *10 hour* flight to London from San Francisco the other day, I took a break from my typical long-flight-snoozefest to watch “Life, Animated” (thank you, Virgin Atlantic, for your excellent array of movie choices!). 468 more words

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What You Do is Your Art

AUDIO OF THIS BLOG POST

https://tomgriffenblog.files.wordpress.com/2017/03/art.m4a

Seems everything I read these days (or do, for that matter), feeds into the major themes I am working on for my business. 832 more words

Business Musings