When Communism ended in 1989 with the fall of the Berlin Wall (yes, I know that the Soviet Union didn’t break up until 1991 and technically China still considers itself “Communist”, but really, everything seemed to end when the Wall fell), it seemed like the last great struggle left in the world was going to be the battle against bad, boring, wasteful learning experiences. 666 more words
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We were at a bar. It was late. We had a lesson plan for the next day’s meeting, but it was missing something.
After my third club soda and lime, inspiration struck. 399 more words
As I sat and watched the presenter switch from PowerPoint to a Word document, I was intrigued. 177 more words
This past weekend I had an opportunity to facilitate an executive leadership retreat with an organization’s senior staff and Board members. As I reflect on that experience, I really don’t think the meeting could have gone better. 743 more words
A few weeks ago I asked a colleague to present some information about what her department does during our monthly all-staff meeting. In the past, other people have created short videos to showcase their department’s work. 238 more words