3 Email Templates That’ll Make Asking for a Favor Feel Less Awkward for Both People
DEVELOPMENT

3 Email Templates That’ll Make Asking for a Favor Feel Less Awkward for Both People

Story provided by The Muse and written by Sara McCord All too often, people make requests for your time or expertise that just aren’t feasible. It’s why Muse Founder and COO Alex Cavoulacos wrote a helpful article with advice for declining an email introduction you never agreed to. Once you’ve been on the receiving end—feeling uncomfortable with an ask … Continue reading

The Secret to Classroom Management—No Matter Where You Teach
INSPIRATIONAL

The Secret to Classroom Management—No Matter Where You Teach

Story reblogged from “We Are Teachers”; Story written by Elizabeth Peyton – I’ve been teaching middle school for 12 years. I’ve been in an urban school in which 99 percent of students receive free lunch for nine of those years. And I’ve tried a lot of classroom management strategies with varying degrees of success. I’ve tried … Continue reading

The Art of Tidying Up Your Digital Life
GENERAL POSTS / ARTICLES

The Art of Tidying Up Your Digital Life

Reblogged from Dropbox; Story written by Mindy Honey – My Facebook posts echoed many of the articles hitting the Internet about people feeling happier and experiencing a stronger sense of well-being in their personal spaces. However, that magical lightness evaporated immediately when I moved from my Facebook tab to my inbox, a lawless land overrun with nearly … Continue reading

When Expert Advice Creates Analysis Paralysis
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When Expert Advice Creates Analysis Paralysis

Story written by Dr. Robert Cialdini; Story provided by Influence at Work – Usually, a communicator’s purpose is to develop and send a message that alters the attitudes, decisions, or behaviors of recipients. The critical question, of course, is how best to arrange it so as to not produce the dreaded analysis paralysis. Although social … Continue reading