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Newsletter 612 - A Fascinating Fable About Coaching

It is rare for me to read an entire book in one afternoon but that was my experience with the just-released revised edition of Brian Souza’s… 380 more words


Newsletter 611 - Are we Getting Better at What we do?

Professional counseling does not occupy any of my time thee days but that’s where I have most training, where I am licensed by the state, and the subject of much of my writing and teaching. 371 more words


Newsletter 608 - Update on Having a Mentor and Being a Mentor

Do you ever get tired reading or hearing about mentoring? It’s no news that professional organizations, business and academic communities, innumerable churches and countless youth leaders all emphasize mentoring and have mentoring programs. 357 more words


Newsletter 606 - Adult Learning: Seminars, Workshops and Courses

It’s no secret that seminars, workshops, and college modular courses are hugely popular. They give quick access to skills and information, provide continuing education and academic credits for professionals or students, and are convenient for people with other demands on their time. 359 more words

Professional Development

Newsletter 605 - A Psychological Analysis of Encouragement?

In terms of sales, my most successful book has been a little volume titled How to Be a People Helper. I wrote it in a week (usually it takes many months or even years) after a series of talks that I gave to seminary students. 302 more words


Newsletter 599 - Making an Impact By the Life You Live

If you want to know what another person really believes and values then look at his or her actions. There is nothing profound about that statement. 379 more words


Newsletter 591 - Thanksgiving Day Without Thanksgiving?

Even if you live abroad, surely you know that the last Thursday in November is Thanksgiving Day in the United States. It is a huge holiday here, in some ways bigger than Christmas. 370 more words

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