Goal Setting

Setting Goals Will Make You a Better Stock Trader: Here's How to Do It

Trading is often a solitary pursuit. It can be difficult to keep pushing and stay motivated. There is no boss looking over your shoulder so when the …

Trading

A bored student, golden headphones, and the future of ed tech

We already use digital reward systems in gaming. Will they work in the classroom?<p>“I’m missing basketball,” a student called out, interrupting our …

Education Technology

Smartphone Exercise Game Shows Promise for Sedentary Office Workers

A sedentary lifestyle can increase one’s risk for a variety of mental and physical health problems, including depression, obesity, diabetes and …

Psychology

Social-Emotional Learning: Goal-Setting and Relationships Are Part of District’s Academic Core

6:34<p>The Washoe County school district in Reno, Nev., has been way ahead of most other districts in its approach to social-emotional learning, …

High School

Q&A Collections: Student Motivation Social Emotional Learning

Q&A Collections: Student Motivation & Social Emotional Learning<p>During the summer I will be sharing thematic posts bringing together responses on …

Teaching

Part II: Whose Responsibility Is It? The Role of Students in Their Journey to Academic Success

In part I of <i>Whose Responsibility Is It</i>, we discussed the role of faculty in student success. Here we pose the same question, but from a slightly …

College & University

There Are Ways to Reduce Summer Learning Loss

2:28<p>Summer learning loss is real, and it adds up. Here are some tips on how districts, schools, and parents can help minimize the summer brain drain. …

Education Technology

5 of the Most Important Influencer Marketing Goals Your Brand Should Focus On

Consumers have always looked up to experts, peers, or friends for guidance and recommendations on their purchases. Clearly, influence is something …

Public Relations

Building a Coaching Culture | It's About Learning

<i>The following comments were delivered to our staff on 28th June 2018, at the end of a Staff Professional Development Day on Coaching for Student</i> …

Teaching

Summer Learning Series: Smashboard Edu

Real world problem solving has often been an area of implementation where I have struggled. There’s a lot of problems out there, but which ones are …

Education Technology

Lemon Grove still considering two taxes for November ballot

Lemon Grove is facing some tough financial times — so serious, in fact, that talk among members of the City Council last week included the idea of …

Finance

This Study of 31 Million Employees Will Forever Change Your Approach to Hiring and Retention

Developing robust plans to attract and retain talent is a crucial leadership role. In case you needed more incentive, check out this shocking data.<p>Gallup's latest State of the American Workplace report is eye-opening, to say the least, if you care about hiring and retaining star talent. The …

Employee Engagement

Teaching Goal-Setting to Kids

Some of the biggest parenting goals we have are to teach our children how to take responsibility for their own behavior, to facilitate a healthy …

Self-esteem

Four Steps to Developing a Holistic Approach to Measurement

Now that we're halfway into the year, marketers should not only have their annual goals set but also well on their way to accomplishing them. And if …

Marketing

The Dangers of Perfectionism

Has perfectionism become the modern ailment? Research is suggesting so. In this “Age of Anxiety”, there’s increasing evidence that we’re taking the …

Self-Criticism

Wanderlust Whistler draws yoga devotees with a thirst for mountain air and outdoor adventure

West Coast yogis looking to take their practice to another level—literally and figuratively—probably can’t wait for Wanderlust Whistler.<p>The annual …

Outdoors

The HOW to for Successful Goal Setting - Workshop

You will have a workbook and do activities to help you achieve by putting in place strategies that will support you with your goals. Learn how you …

Self-improvement

Piper Alpha: How many regulators does the North Sea really need?

A few weeks ago, I had the good fortune of meeting Steve Rae, one of the 61 survivors of Piper Alpha and, in our conversations, something emerged …

North Sea

Ravi Kahlon: To invest in girls, get them into sports

School’s out and the kids are ready for sunshine and two months of summer adventures.Our community centres and parks are swarming with kids doing all …

Physical Education

Are Quarterly Business Goals an Outdated Practice?

As we say goodbye to Q2, it's time to rethink how we track and measure our success.<p>Welcome to the second half of 2018. At this stage, the lofty goals you set at the beginning of the year should be 50 percent complete. Which means your company is on track to announce wild successes once January 2019 …

Money

The Innerer Schweinehund – Protect your Lifetime

You're reading The Innerer Schweinehund – Protect your Lifetime, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you're …

Goal Setting

3 Ways to Teach Students to Take Responsibility for Learning

As a teacher, have you ever taught a student who has an excuse for everything? They don’t see themselves as invested in learning, therefore, they do …

Pedagogy

A Day in the Life of... Rosanna Crawford - International Biathlon Union - IBU - International Biathlon Union - IBU

Three –time Canadian Olympian Rosanna Crawford had a career-best weekend last season in Ruhpolding, taking her first-ever World Cup podium with a …

Biathlon

6 ways to get yourself back to the gym — even when it’s the last thing you want to do

1/<p>Ease back into it.<p>AP<p>Celebrity trainer, and fitness and nutrition expert, Jay Cardiello, told Shape that he suggests "returning to a workout program …

Exercise

Material World Is Hiring A Full-Time Merchandising Operations Associate In Secaucus, NJ

Material World is seeking a highly motivated entry level Merchandising Ops Associate with a passion for designer women’s products, obsession with …

Harvard Business School

What to Do When Children Show Signs of Trouble in Fifth Grade

Your child may have successfully completed the grades that preceded fifth grade, only to now be showing signs of trouble as she prepares for middle …

Teaching

3 Strategies for Assembling a Top-Notch Business Model

The number of business ideas scratched out on napkins or filling the pages of would-be- entrepreneurs’ notebooks is surely vast. Still, even though …

Small Business

6-Step Goal-Setting Challenge

<i>As part of Live Happy’s special series 90 Days to a Happier You, we’ve gathered top experts from around the country with unbeatable advice about how</i> …

Happiness

Sixers bring back JJ Redick, pursue Jamal Crawford on second day of NBA free agency

After getting JJ Redick to agree to a one-year deal, the Sixers are now chasing after Jamal Crawford.

Basketball

Trump’s economic agenda is unfocused. Here’s how to fix it.

<i>Paul Winfree is director of the Roe Institute for Economic Policy Studies and the Richard F. Aster fellow at the Heritage Foundation.</i><p>Thus far in his administration, President Trump’s economic agenda has focused on tax reform and deregulation. Those efforts have doubtless helped keep the fire of job …

Opinion