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What 10 things should you do every day to improve your life?

What 10 things should you do every day to improve your life? | Cuppa | Scoop.it
1) Get out in nature: You probably seriously underestimate how important this is. (Actually, there's research that says you do.) Being in nature reduces stress, makes you more creative, impr...

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donhornsby's curator insight, January 5, 2013 8:36 AM

A nice list of things to include in your every day schedule.  I would add a few more....but it is a great place to start.

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The Power of Concentration

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We can learn a lot from the way Sherlock Holmes trains his mind.

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Christine Heine's comment, January 4, 2013 5:42 AM
A good reminder about the power of simplicity of mind and spirit. In our hectic day-to-day, paring down to the simple task of peaceful exercise of meditation, can prove to be the "reboot" that we can all benefit from.
Ricard Lloria's comment, January 6, 2013 4:21 PM
Very practical addition to the groundswell for mindfulness - it's about impulse control and emotional intelligence as well as spirituality. the same like David, the mind right set it so interested post
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The Art Brain Files | Art21

Blogger-in-residence Michael Neault begins his two-week stint with some words about neuroaesthetics. What can we learn from this emerging field of study?
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The Learners vs. The Learned: Which one are you?

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This past summer I had the very fortunate opportunity (with my good friend and colleague @triciainter) to spend two days with the fine people of Miles College talking about Leadership and Learning ...


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Mary Perfitt-Nelson's curator insight, January 3, 2013 11:24 PM

"I believe a rip current is an extraordinary metaphor for how individuals and organizations perceive and react to this new age of networked intelligence.  While many have successfully pulled away from this undercurrent of resistance and came out strong on the other side, some individuals and organizations struggle in the current, floating around, and possibly even drowning."


Ride the pony in the direction it faces or be left behind.  

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"I believe a rip current is an extraordinary metaphor for how individuals and organizations perceive and react to this new age of networked intelligence.  While many have successfully pulled away from this undercurrent of resistance and came out strong on the other side, some individuals and organizations struggle in the current, floating around, and possibly even drowning."

 

Ride the pony in the direction it faces or be left behind.  

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20 best iPad productivity apps

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The iPad can help you get more work done in less time. Here are 20 great apps to increase your mobile productivity.
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A Remarkable Number of Women - Manage Your Career - The Chronicle of Higher Education

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"Harmless" comments directed at groups of female scientists aren't so harmless in a male-dominated field.
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17-Point Program to Have the Best Year of Your Life

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Happy New Year
2013 is days away. Here is a 17-point program to make it your best year.
1. Get paid to move the needle:
Quit thinking that you need to get paid for the hours you put into anything.

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The Science of Creativity in 2013: Looking Back to Look Forward

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Amid growing interest in creativity in the lab and on the pages of popular books and magazines, these recent studies stand out.
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Six Questions to Elevate Leadership in 2013 - Forbes

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Will you reach new heights in 2013?(Photo credit: brewbooks) The New Year is a great opportunity to reset your leadership aspirations.  While we step back to think about taking our organizations to higher levels each year, rarely do we step back with...

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Students Elective Course's curator insight, February 20, 2013 3:56 AM

Great simple 6 questions which may change a lot in the way you lead and act at work.

Students Elective Course's curator insight, February 20, 2013 3:56 AM

Great 6 questions, quite simple, that can change your management style.

ratzelster's curator insight, June 24, 2013 1:33 PM

Where do you stand on your New Year's resolutions to do a more effective job of leading?  Check out this January 1st kind of article and see if you need to put more punch into your summer re-tooling plans!

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HR Pipeline: An Innovation Checklist - CCL e-Newsletter December 2012

HR Pipeline: An Innovation Checklist - CCL e-Newsletter December 2012 | Cuppa | Scoop.it
A deliberate focus on innovation is critical for organizational growth and development. To truly lead innovation, pay special attention to this checklist:
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The 7 Styles of Online Learning

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Visual, aural, verbal, physical, logical, social, solitary. As an online educator, teacher, consultant, facilitator you probably wonder what kind of the 7 styles of learning are the most effective for your audience. Here's an overview. 


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Mary Perfitt-Nelson's curator insight, January 3, 2013 11:26 PM

I think most of us are a nice and nifty package of all.  Preferences vary, depending on many factors. 

Ruth Garner's curator insight, January 5, 2013 6:35 AM

It is always good to revisit learning styles in order to reflect on whether or not we are giving the best opportunities for learning online.

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You Can't See It, But You'll Be A Different Person In 10 Years : NPR

You Can't See It, But You'll Be A Different Person In 10 Years : NPR | Cuppa | Scoop.it
People generally fail to appreciate how much their personality and values will change in the years ahead — even though they recognize that they have changed in the past, according to fresh research.
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20 Ways To Improve Your Professional Learning Network In 2013

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`As educators, we aim to be connected to advance our craft.  On another level, we hope to teach students to use networks to prepare for them for a changing job market.  But what is the best way to approach PLNs?

 

Learning networks are based on the theory of connectivism, or learning from diverse social webs.  Connectivism implies that learning relies on communicating ideas with others.  PLNs facilitate learning through meaningful interactions.  The advantages of PLNs today are two-fold.  In one way, they can improve classroom teaching and help develop new projects. On the other hand, they act as a form of communal intelligence that changes societal perceptions.

 

What are some ways to grow your PLN and improve the quality of your interactions?  As you will see, there are diverse ways to build your network and many new management tools.   Here are some simple tips:"


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Five Great Music-Related Apps for Your iPad– New iPad Owner Starter Kit | PadGadget

Five Great Music-Related Apps for Your iPad– New iPad Owner Starter Kit | PadGadget | Cuppa | Scoop.it
If you are a new iPad owner, you are about to discover the vast ocean that is the App Store. In order to help you tread water through the shark-infested sea of unknown apps, we’ve created a series of lists that include the cream of the crop.
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Village Charter School - Trenton, New Jersey | A child centered community of active learners!

The Village Charter School’s mission is to create a child centered community of active learners where each child can and will succeed in ways that reflect his or her own unique attributes and interests.
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10 Quotes To Live By In The Year 2013 - PracTutor Community

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PracTutor community lets kids get creative, and get involved. An ecosystem for the exchange of ideas and experiences by Student, for Schools (K-12)
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A Baker’s Dozen: 13 Ways to Ignite the Motivational Flame

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Not all kids are equally motivated. Students vary tremendously in their motivation, even at an early age. Here is a baker's dozen of motivational strategies that can re-ignite the motivational flame.
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Cool Cat Teacher Blog: Daily Education and Technology News for Schools 01/03/2013

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