My family was fortunate enough to live in Papudo, Chile over the summer of 2012. It was definitely a challenging adventure. Papudo is a small fishing village that thrives on tourists from Santiago in Chile’s summer months. It’s also one of the most beautiful places I have ever seen. We have good friends there, who … More Five Friday Faves (Favorite things about Chile)
Change management is a a common phrase. So is the adage, “Don’t keep doing something just because it’s the way we’ve always done it.” So, let’s assume you are leading a group, school, district, or company through a change. What steps do you take to sustain focus, and maintain the route to lasting change? 1. … More How do we sustain lasting change?
What do you do when you have been out of town most of the week, and have a son wake up with the stomach flu Friday morning? You come up with a lame fun topic for Five Friday Faves. I am sitting at my table trying to catch up on work in between cleaning up … More Five Friday Faves (laughing/word choice edition)
I recently read, “25 Steve Jobs Quotes That Will Change the Way You Work—in the Best Way Possible” by Kaitlyn Russell. Here’s how it begins: “Fact: Steve Jobs didn’t become successful overnight. It took years of hard work, determination, and perseverance to build Apple into the company that it is today. When you take a … More Five Friday Faves (Steve Jobs quotes edition)
I’m going to oversimplify this a bit. Retweet to share content with your followers. Favorite to save content for later reference. Now, there are different reasons to do both. I like to Retweet for a couple of reasons. 1.) I think whatever was tweeted is beneficial enough to share it with other people … More When to Retweet, and When to Favorite