PEACE In Leadership

One of my mentors, Sr. Gertrude Foley, passed on in July this year. One of my most favorite discussions with […]

Setting Goals for the New Year? You Might Want to Set Up The System Instead

As a year ends, or a new one begins, it’s not uncommon for sales team members to go through an […]

5 Things Your Competitor Schools’ Administrative Teams Are Doing Now

As our calendar year rapidly comes to a close, I’ve heard from a number of schools who are lamenting the […]

The Five Essential Elements of a Christian School

Several years ago, I attended a regional meeting of schools that are members of the Association of Christian Schools International […]

Five Steps to Successful Process Improvement

There is a famous quotation attributed to Albert Einstein that goes, “We cannot solve problems by using the same kind […]

The Pentatonic Scale

Irony: Recent research proves that music education improves the brain’s preparedness for all education because it makes both sides of […]

The Five Types of Work

Since we celebrate Labor Day in September, thoughts of “work” come to mind. While we’ve recently been hearing a lot […]

The System of Memory (or, Thinking About Thinking = Metacognition)

If you have a computer, you have a filing system – whether you know it or not. If you’re a […]

Once a System is Up and Running, It’s Difficult to Stop

You’ve probably heard the saying, “You can’t fight the system.”  Well, the truth is you can, but for the majority […]

“Everything in Moderation” Means Your Desk Is Going To Be a Mess

Before getting into this month’s article, a comment about last months, “We May Know What We Want to Do, But […]