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How FAST are you?

How fast are you?  How fast do you drive, do you react, do you walk?  How fast do you respond to change?  And how fast do you LEARN? Today with google, youtube and wikipedia, knowledge is closer than ever.   You … Continue reading

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Learning from buying a car

How many cars do we buy in our lives?  6, 8?  Maybe add a few more if you’re buying for a friend or your kids.  And people either love it – love the negotiating, haggling, and back and forth techniques … Continue reading

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Learn from the past, Look to the future

How often do we forge ahead without looking sideways, or even in our rear-view mirror?  When was the last time you asked a parent or someone who’s been around longer than you, what lessons had they learned? So often we … Continue reading

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Today is Day One

I was laid off yesterday.  Higher ed isn’t immune to changes, especially when a new boss comes in and wants to bring in his own people.  But I’m using this as a learning experience for me and about me.  It’s … Continue reading

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Refractive Learning

There are two types of optical telescopes: reflecting and refracting. According to wikipedia, a refracting telescope is a type of optical telescope that uses a lens as its objective to form an image. The refracting telescope design was originally used … Continue reading

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New Year’s Resolutions for Learning!

As you think about resolutions for the coming year, think about them in a number of ways. HOW you learn: what are you going to do to take in a new learning mode this year – ebook, downloadable book, podcast, … Continue reading

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Follow-up: Do it now!

Follow-up How often do we neglect to follow-up today? How many opportunities are there to follow-up in general? Like everything else in this techno-paced world, follow-up is probably one of the key ingredients that we forget to do. Like the … Continue reading

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