10 reasons to learn

Wondering whether to attend that course, seminar or workshop? Do it. Learning is a worthwhile pursuit. Here’s why: 1. It revs up your brain. It’s easy to go about your day-to-day life like an automaton doing the same things in the same way. But, when you add new information, your neurons fire up (more on …

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A thank you to teachers

The other day, my son’s teacher called me into the classroom to talk about the day my son had. She said, he hadn’t had a good day and described in detail a number of incidents that, in the big scheme of things, were very innocuous and spoke volumes about my son’s very sensitive nature. She …

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New Tricks

They say you can’t teach an old dog new tricks. I wouldn’t know; I have a cat. But this girl is learning a new thing or two. This is my first blog post. I’m writing this blog as a way to learn something new about communications, a field in which I spent many years building …

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