The Tablet, the Watch and the Earpiece (April 2020 “Next Practice” Insight)

With a nod to “The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe” by C. S. Lewis, every now and then I […]

Are You a Hunter or a Gatherer…or a Cultivator? (March 2020 “Next Practice” Insight)

According to Wikipedia, “A hunter-gatherer or forager society is a nomadic society in which most or all food is obtained […]

Excellence: It’s All About Setting the Standard (February 2020 “Next Practice” Insight)

There is a difference between “excellent” and “excellence.”  One is an outcome; one is a process.  One is an adjective; […]

What Are You Doing Now That You Didn’t Do Ten Years Ago? (January 2020 “Next Practice” Insight)

Are you using an iPhone today?  Have you started using your iPad more than your computer?  Do you take your […]

What Would You Do? (December 2019 “Next Practice” Insight)

This “Next Practice” Insight has a little different format.  Think of it as an essay question, and your answer could […]

Is Texting the New Email? (November 2019 “Next Practice” Insight)

Have you ever received an email, and wanted to respond to it, only to find out that it was sent […]

How Important Is a “Mobile-First” Web Site For Your School? Do You Want Your School To Be Open In Four Years? (October 2019 “Next Practice” Insight)

Five years ago, I read an article that stated within the next five years, businesses will be shifting advertising dollars […]

TTWWADI: The Seven Words That Can Negatively Impact Your School (September 2019 “Next Practice” Insight)

In 1993, I started working for an automobile retailer. That statement may not have an impact now, but it did […]

“You Don’t Say” (August 2019 “Next Practice” Insight)

You may remember a game show from the 60’s hosted by Tom Kennedy called, “You Don’t Say.” It’s tag line […]

Best Practices Are Subjective (July 2019 “Next Practice” Insight)

G. K. Chesterton is credited with saying, “I owe my success to having listened respectfully to the very best advice, […]