Jon Schneider

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Try Making Someone Else's Day. This 1 Sentence Will Show You How

Be a force of positivity and growth for your employees with 1 powerful sentence and 13 tips.<p>We might not realize it, but our self-esteem and self-confidence are under assault every single day.<p>I recently conducted research that revealed a shocking 93 percent of employees have experienced some sort …

How to Coach Conscious Leaders - People Development Network

• Bio<br>• Twitter<br>• Facebook<br>• LinkedIn<br>• Pinterest<br>• Latest Posts<p>Gina Hayden<p>Director at The Conscious Leadership Consultancy<p>Gina Hayden is a Director of Sphere …

7 Insanely Powerful Lessons My Mentor Taught Me (Which I Didn't Realize Until Later)

Having a mentor is more than an opportunity. A true mentorship is one filled with emotional investment--a desire in the mentor to see their knowledge manifest in another, and an ambition from the student to take each lesson to heart. In a true mentorship the student learns and grows at a rapid …

Motivation

These 2 NFL Coaches Reacted Very Differently to Their Players' Mistakes--and Taught Us a Major Lesson in Leadership

How can you build someone up when it counts the most? A lesson from Sunday night's game.<p>Last night's NFL game between the Arizona Cardinals and Seattle Seahawks made history--but not in a good way.<p>It ended in a 6-6 tie, officially making it the overtime tie with the lowest score in NFL history.<p>CBS …

Make Sure Your Employees Have Good Things to Say About You Behind Your Back

Powerful, inspirational leadership can only happen if employees develop an emotional attachment to the boss. The best executives know this. But how do you foster this kind of attachment in a big company where people are scattered all over the world?<p>If you’re like most senior leaders, you try to …

8 Secrets of Great Communicators

Great communication skills are a powerful tool to have in your arsenal. Here are eight proven strategies that will improve yours today.<p>When it comes to communication, we all tend to think we're pretty good at it. Truth is, even those of us who are good communicators aren't nearly as good as we …

Public Speaking

8 Consistent Behaviors of Highly Authentic Leaders

Authentic leaders that truly walk the walk engage in these 8 behaviors every day. With intention, you too can step into your greatest authenticity.<p>In an era where virtually everyone is calling themselves a leader or entrepreneur, how can we distinguish the truly great ones from everyone else? And …

“Did you fail school or did school fail you?”

Have you ever heard, or even said, “The bell doesn’t dismiss you. I dismiss you.” I know I have early on in my career.That line is not about …

The Danger of Teacher Nostalgia

<b>“This is the worst group we’ve ever had.”</b><p>When I hear a teacher say this, I know those students are in trouble: The person in charge of their …

6 Ways to Use Twitter To Enhance In-School Professional Learning

Here is a tweet I received from Jamie Sweeney on using Twitter to “enhance professional development”:Thinking about ways I might use Twitter to …

Push Back…No Shying Away

This weekend I was reading an assignment that one of my graduate students submitted for the educational leadership class that I teach that contained …

98 Best Motivational Quotes to Make You More Successful

Need a boost of inspiration? These quotes will give you the spark you need--and motivate you to reach even greater heights.<p>Motivational quotes can make a surprisingly big difference, lifting your spirits when you're down and encouraging you to even greater heights when you've hit a plateau.<p>That's …

Don’t Settle For Being A Good Leader. Be A Real Leader

<i>The following is a guest piece by former Primerica co-CEO John Addison.</i>If you look around the world today, you’ll notice something is lacking: real …

Leadership

Every Teacher Has a Digital Footprint: What Does Yours Convey?

Vicki Davis with Dr. James BeeghleyToday your digital footprint is increasingly more important than your resume. What does yours say about you? Tune …

Bloom’s Taxonomy Verbs – Free Classroom Chart

<i>[The below ‘Bloom’s Taxonomy Verbs’ chart is published under Creative Commons. Feel free to share on your own blog, school site or social …

How school leaders can address teacher workload issues

Much is said in the media about schools being stressful places and, perhaps, education is nearing crisis point in terms of what is being asked of …

Build Build Three Things to Be an Excellent Leader

For a team that goes above and beyond, you need to build three key elements.<p>Engaging leaders are builders - builders of people and of results. To become an engaging leader, you should constantly be building connections and confidence in your team members. Accomplish this, and you'll see an increase …

Try Something Hard

Forcing yourself to learn difficult things can lead to creative triumphs.

The Single Biggest Difference Between Leaders and Managers

I’m not dogmatic when it comes to distinguishing the difference between leadership and management. In fact, I think the difference between leadership …

10 Signs You Really Are a Leader (and Might Not Know It)

Usually, the people who influence us the most aren't even aware of it.<p>We often feel that to be a leader you need to be born a leader, or be drawn to leadership, or have a leader-ly position.<p>We think of leadership as a title that has to be deserved or earned.<p>But leaders are rarely, if ever, born. If …

Ability Grouping or Mixed Grouping: A Point of Contention?

By onMarch 6, 2016 6:45 AM<p><i>Want to strike a nerve? Start writing about whether ability grouping works or not.</i><p>In her recent guest post, Shirley Clarke …

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Teaching to the top

Teachers are still asking on forums and social media how to differentiate and sadly observers are still expecting to see multi-task differentiated …

9 Ways to Make People Feel Empowered With Intent-Based Leadership

A more empowered, inspired, and motivated team is a good thing for any business<p>Intent-based leadership creates an environment for people to contribute so they feel valued and encouraged to reach their potential. Intent-based leadership is about designing an environment where people give intent to …