Sustainable Happiness

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“Contentment is natural wealth; luxury is artificial poverty.”  —Socrates Contentment, or the state of being content, is about peaceful satisfaction. It involves appreciating what you have and where you are in life, rather than wishing things were different. Of course, I am not saying you should simply settle for a life that does not bring you joy. Rather, you should continue […]

The Appeal and Power of Place-Based Learning

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Education trends may come and go, but place-based education has grown in importance in recent years. The idea behind place-based education is simple yet compelling: It uses the environment around you, and even the entire world, to learn. Place-based learning can take place in parks, in museums, anywhere. Learners participate and reap numerous benefits, including […]

4 Tips To Manage Employee Productivity

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Many industry leaders are expecting more done with less, which employees feel is simply an unrealistic expectation. This results in teams losing focus, product quality diminishing, and customer service deteriorating, which actually causes a decline in product output. The exact opposite of what businesses want. It should come as no surprise that every owner wants […]

New Year’s Resolutions: The Science and Hacks for Making them Stick [Infographic]

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The gym is more crowded than usual. Maybe your work colleague is on a no-sugar detox (something we probably all need after the holiday season). And believe it or not, one of your friends probably won’t meet up for a happy hour because she’s doing the infamous dry January. So, the inevitable question: Did YOU […]

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30 Mottos Of World-Class Leaders #5MinMotivation

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What does it really mean to be world-class?  World-Class defines something or someone that is the best in the world. I remember when I was General Manager of a large department store, they were aiming to deliver world-class customer service.  Great ambitions, but, then they proceeded to cut back significantly on payroll and training of […]