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Habits of Mind 1 (HoM)

July 2nd, 2019 · Comments Off

Habit of Mind 1: Persisting “Persistence is the twin sister of excellence. One is a matter of quality; the other, a matter of time.”   Marabel Morgan, The Electric Woman Successful people don’t give up until the job is done. Regardless of the problems they face, they don’t quit until it’s complete. Always trying new ways […]

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16 Habits of Mind

June 12th, 2019 · Comments Off

1/ Persisting 2/ Managing Impulsivity 3/ Listening with Empathy and Understanding 4/ Thinking Flexibly 5/ Thinking About our Thinking (Metacognition) 6/Striving for Accuracy and Precision 7/Questioning and Problem Posing 8/Applying Past Knowledge to New Situations 9/ Thinking and Communicating with Clarity and Precision 10/Gather Data Through All Senses 11/ Creating, Imagining and Innovating 12/ Responding […]

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Habits of Mind

May 24th, 2019 · Comments Off

“When we no longer know what to do we have come to our real work and when we no longer know which way to go we have begun our real journey. The mind that is not baffled is not employed. The impeded stream is the one that sings.” Wendell Berry What do intelligent people do? […]

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Leader vs. Manager

April 30th, 2019 · Comments Off

Are you a leader or a manager? How do you know? Remember that leaders inspire and instill. Lead by example by being what you expect of others. If you show up late to work everyday, then how can you expect your team to be on time? Throw your expectations out the window on that one. […]

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Be a Mentor

April 18th, 2019 · Comments Off

Are we proud of our work? Are you learning new shortcuts that you think everyone would benefit from ?  This is great! We are proud to have those moments and who says it’s wrong to share? No One! Being a mentor doesn’t mean being a babysitter, it means to advise, train or guide. Mentors are […]

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Listening or Hearing ?

April 7th, 2019 · Comments Off

When we are talking to our loved ones, we listen. When we are talking to our drunk friends, we hear.   Wait? What? Listening and hearing are different. Read here to find out more about how you can improve both!   Listening is the art of uses multiple sense to comprehend and think deeply about […]

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Making Work more than -just a job-

March 22nd, 2019 · Comments Off

As a young adult, we are taught to make meaningful choices in life. To make sure our job is something we love and eventually it will not be work at all. Well, as adults, we learn that sometimes that is hogwash! We have a family, homes and groceries to buy and sometimes the work we […]

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Power of Positivity

March 8th, 2019 · Comments Off

We all have that one person we work with who you may call a “ Negative Nancy” so to speak. Nancy always has a lot to say. Nancy even has some very good points. Of course, there is some truth to the fact that we have hard days and we work hard and sometimes we […]

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Vacationing Tips

July 23rd, 2018 · Comments Off

It’s that time of the year – vacation time! Vacationing is a great way to leave the stresses of work for a while, but returning to work after a vacation can be stressful alone! To save yourself the agony of returning to a negative experience – instead of refreshed and ready to rock, try these […]

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Dealing with an abusive boss

April 13th, 2018 · Comments Off

At some point in our careers, we have had to deal with a boss that was abusive. Not exactly physically abusive, but they abuse the power of being a boss. Whether that’s forcing you to do the job of four people in an hour by yourself or micromanaging all of the work you do. It’s […]

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Habits of Mind 1 (HoM)
July 02, 2019

Habit of Mind 1: Persisting “Persistence is the twin sister of excellence. One is a matter of quality; the other, a matter of time.”   Marabel [...]

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