Show Your Work - Austin Kleon

The importance of showing your work.

A few weeks ago I attended the eduWeb Digital Summit in Boston, and our keynote speaker C.C Chapman introduced me to the amazing work of Austin Kleon. During his talk, C.C recommended that we purchase two books, “Show Your Work” and “Steal Like an Artist” and I did exactly that. Although it’s taken a few Read more about The importance of showing your work.[…]

Change

5 Steps for Promoting Social Change on College Campuses

Most, if not all of us have experienced at least one difficult situation in our lifetime, and there are two ways we can respond to these unwanted experiences. We can sit around and complain, or do something to reconcile the situation. Recently, a group of my students were sitting in class complaining about the cold Read more about 5 Steps for Promoting Social Change on College Campuses[…]

Leadership

Lessons in Leadership – Confront Fear Head On

If you are anything like me, you are your own worst critic and probably downplay all of your accomplishments. You may even suffer from “faker syndrome”, and consider yourself an imposter. As a leader, I attempt to change this mindset every day. I’ve even come to a point where I try to turn this perceived Read more about Lessons in Leadership – Confront Fear Head On[…]