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How to Be Emotionally Intelligent by Daniel Goleman April 7, 2015

What makes a great leader? Knowledge, smarts and vision, to be sure. To that, Daniel Goleman, author of “Leadership: The Power of Emotional Intelligence,” would add the ability to identify and monitor emotions — your own and others’ — and to manage relationships. 211 more words

Mentoring & Leadership Building

Creating a Recap Video

If you ever want to get your foot in the door to work an event, a great place to start volunteering is the recap video.  Its a great opportunity to show your shooting skills, editing, and display your eye for what you decided to select. 602 more words


A little trust goes a long way

Since being laid off I have had all sorts of time to reflect on past jobs. The more I think back one frustrating thing seemed to repeat no matter where I worked. 321 more words

Lean Manufacturing

How Parents are Hurting Their Kids

As a teacher, I see the best and worst of kids. When I was just visiting classrooms for college, I was quick to blame the teacher for the students’ behavior. 408 more words


Draw Toast- a primer in systems thinking and wicked problem solving

Systems thinker Tom Wujec designed a simple workshop exercise to highlight the complexity of thought and influence that surround problem solving and change. And it simply involves drawing toast. 339 more words


To children, “Love” is spelt “T.I.M.E”

Photo Credit: Google Images

Take stock of the amount of time you are spending with your children conversing about :

  • Their dreams and aspirations and how they can realize them;
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The puzzle of motivation by Dan Pink ( Why extrinsic rewards don't Work in the 21st century)

Career analyst Dan Pink examines the puzzle of motivation, starting with a fact that social scientists know, but most managers don’t: Traditional rewards aren’t always as effective as we think. 9 more words