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The Secret To Creating a Life You Love

There's a secret I want to share with you. You know when you're living a life you love, you have more stamina, insight, energy, inspiration, and ways to be of service to your students, staff and team. That's why with the start of 2016, I want to suggest one thing: To take out your calendar, [...]

By | January 17th, 2016|Inspire yourself|7 Comments

Have I Said Thank You?

You know what I noticed this year? It's how little positive feedback people like you; a person working to make a difference receives. The hard part about your work is you might not see the results for many many years. Let's face it, it's hard to keep giving and leading without seeing the impact your [...]

By | December 4th, 2015|Inspire yourself|0 Comments

I’m Glad I’m A Bad Teacher

One sure way to block success is by running away from a belief, idea, thought or feeling you have about yourself. For instance, if you've ever thought: - I'm a bad leader. - I'm going to be "found out" as a fraud. - Other people are doing a better job. - I'm a bad teacher. [...]

By | November 4th, 2015|Inspire yourself|4 Comments

Want To Support Your Team? Think Like A Wedding Planner!

Do you sometimes find it challenging to support your team? Whether it's your students, your team, or the network you lead, you might find that is all starts off well, but over time, the group doesn't remain at their optimal potential. Even if you feel confident in your abilities to bring out the best in [...]

By | October 13th, 2015|Inspire your team|1 Comment

How To Reach 80 (And Beyond) With No Regrets

Can I tell you the dream I have for you? It's that you (and your team!), a person working to make a difference for our world, has the tools, resources, and time to consistently invest in your own life. Why?  Because when you are: Connected to your hopes Inspired by your own life Committed to [...]

By | May 29th, 2015|Inspire yourself|0 Comments

This Action Will Help You Unleash Learning For Everyone

I know you want the best for the learners you work with. You want the sessions you run (or sessions your teams run) to bring out the best in what is possible for all the people you work with. Because you care about the work you do, you are strategically, mindfully and creatively creating lessons, presentation and meetings that unleash learning [...]

By | April 13th, 2015|Unleash Learning|0 Comments

The Secret To Strengthening The Way Your Team Works Together

Have you ever sat through a meeting where only one or two people did all the talking? Or, have you ever taken a class where a few individuals dominated all the class discussion? It can be frustrating, right? In those situations we can feel silenced, isolated, not included and less and less willing to fully [...]

By | March 10th, 2015|Inspire your team|0 Comments

How To Make Your Wellbeing A Priority

  One of my greatest hopes for you this year is that you have the time, space, consistent opportunities, and resources to place your own life on the top of your "to do" list. Because when you are at your best, when you are connected to your greatest purpose and when you are committed to [...]

By | February 13th, 2015|Inspire yourself|1 Comment

A big Thank You!

The most challenging thing for people working to make a difference (that's you!) is the fact that they might not see the outcome of their efforts for weeks, months, or even years. So as this year comes to a close, (where does the time go?) rather than wait to celebrate your many successes, let me [...]

By | December 5th, 2014|Inspire yourself|0 Comments

3 Ways To Create A Powerful Closing

Great directors work to ensure their films have amazing endings. Gifted novelists work hard to write great closing for their stories. Musicians use the closing of their performance to leave their audience wanting more. Great educators (that's you!) know that to unleash learning, creating a powerful closing for each learning session is essential. That's because [...]

By | November 14th, 2014|Unleash Learning|2 Comments