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Another good discussion for leadership class. . .
If you’ve prepared for a job interview, you more than likely spent all of your time preparing to answer “positive questions” – to demonstrate how good...
It's never a mistake to keep a positive attitude!
This is an excellent piece of advice that I have shared before with my readers, and still holds true today. When you are asked questions by interviewers to identify negative situations, results, or performance...position the response in a positive way.
For example, if you are asked by the interviewer "What is one of your weaknesses as a leader?"
Sample response: You could respond...One of the areas of opportunity that I identified this year to develop is ______. What I have been doing to strengthen in this areas is ______ and _______.
Read the article to uncover other tips on what to do to ace your interview.
Don't hope they don't ask! Be prepared for the negative questions.
The Guardian Leaders of the pack can make a real difference to charities The Guardian Strong leaders in our line of work are like a compass. They define an organisation's vision and its direction of travel.
More colleges are finding the social media posts of their applicants — and sometimes denying admission as a result.
You must be a great mentor if you want to be a great leader. Being a mentor is not about the "fluffy" stuff, it is an essential element to be a leader.
Ultimate Camp Resource is a free Resource for Camp Games, Camp Songs, Camp Skits and more. Ultimate Camp Resource is a website by camp people, for camp people. This webpage features
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Start video at 6:35 for the wow!
Eliminating, reducing or leveraging stress is fundamental to achieving career goals AND ensuring your effectiveness as a leader at any level...
I first read Peter Senge’s book, The Fifth Discipline: the Art and Practice of the Learning Organization, in the mid 1990s.
If you exhibit several of these traits, now is the time to stamp them out from your repertoire. If your boss or several senior executives at your company exhibit several of these traits, now is the time to start looking for a new job.
Rudy Giuliani isn’t running for president, but while running around the stage at the Amarillo Civic Center Auditorium on Tuesday, he laid down a few principles that can help undecided voters — if there are any left at this point in the presidential...
"Doing" Leadership and "Being" a Leader: Do you know the difference?
Ideas and Activities...
Brainstorming conjures up images of teams trying to hash out wild ideas around complex problems. Two heads think better than one, but brainstorming is as much about individual problem solving as it is about the group. The energies required for solo brainstorming are probably more, but the methods to build up the “storm” of ideas…
This could be a leadership lesson that would easily transfer to other areas of students' lives.
I previously wrote about the importance of beginning a class focusing on the learners in the room as opposed to the content to be covered in Beginning the School Year: It’s About Connections Not Co...
These would be great for our student council lock in or for teachers to use when students get their new devices. I can't wait to try some of these ideas!
Three key qualities of real leadership and how to get them Fox News (blog) The term "leadership" is widely discussed and frequently used.
By: Moyan Brenn I recently heard Candace McGraw, CEO of the Cincinnati-Kentucky International Airport, speak at a Business Networking event. As she referen
Great resources of team building games and activities.
FAIRFAX, VA—The Independent Educational Consultants Association (IECA) released today its biennial survey of educational consultants, “Top Strengths and Experie
Most interesting to me where some of the items that fell in importance. . .
Here are four very powerful videos from the Digital Media and Learning Research Hub that are guaranteed to make you think hard about learning, teaching, and schooling. You can watch them all in less than half an hour.
Asking the right questions is always the most important. Thinking about learning taking into account the student experience is a great idea!
Is leadership part of your DNA? I had a very unusual childhood, so much so that Anna Freud yes, the real one said to my mother that I would not grow up to be normal, in fact chances were I would be quite damaged!
TED Talks The world is changing much more rapidly than most people realize, says business educator Eddie Obeng -- and creative output cannot keep up.
In running his Galactic Empire, Emperor Palpatine made five key leadership mistakes that led to his inevitable failure. Here's what you can learn from his bad example.
Everything that happens to you matters to me. Truth: People who feel cared about are more effective at work. Truth: People who feel cared about are more positive. Truth: People who feel cared about are most likely to care about others.