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Episode 56 – Makeover Show: The Vision and Mission Statement Edition…

EPISODE 56Makeover Show: The Vision and Mission Statement Edition Biggest Takeaways You Don’t Want to Miss:The purpose of your vision and mission is to drive the work of your school. If you can’t remember your vision or state your mission by memory, there’s a good chance that neither of them are driving anything. Your vision and […]

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Episode 54 – What got you here won’t get you there…

EPISODE 54What got you here won’t get you there…  Biggest Takeaways You Don’t Want to Miss:The things that made you successful in your old position are not the same things that will make you successful in your new position. The reason that so many of us are exhausted and overwhelmed is that we never learned how […]

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Episode 53 – Making Change Stick

EPISODE 53Making Change Stick Biggest Takeaways You Don’t Want to Miss:It’s one thing to institute a change and see some initial success; it’s quite another thing to actually embed that change into your culture. If you are not deliberate about embedding change in your culture, you will constantly be on the “Improvement Hamster Wheel.”  ​If you […]

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Episode 43 – The Problem With Your Mission Statement

​EPISODE 43The Problem With Your Mission StatementBiggest Takeaways You Don’t Want to Miss:The purpose of your mission statement is to guide your work as a school. Your mission statement should answer the question: Why are we here? All too often, our mission statements are bloated with “educatorese” that leave them uninspiring and useless. When you use your […]

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Episode 42 – Are these 3 fears keeping you from achieving your vision for your school this year?

​EPISODE 42Are These 3 Fears Keeping You From Achieving Your Vision For Your SchoolThis Year?Biggest Takeaways You Don’t Want to Miss:If you don’t believe in your vision for your school, no one else will either. There are 3 big fears that keep us from setting ambitious visions for our schools. Unless you overcome these fears, […]

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How to Hold Everyone Accountable #LikeABuilder

Episode 37 – How to Hold Everyone Accountable #LikeABuilder

​EPISODE 37​How to Hold Everyone Accountable #LikeABuilderBiggest Takeaways You Don’t Want to Miss:If accountability feels like a bad thing, you’re probably doing it wrong.Accountability is really about getting everyone and everything in your school aligned with the vision, mission, and core values of your school.Shifting from “holding” people accountable to “helping” people be accountable will […]

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How to Procrastinate #LikeABuilder

Episode 33 – ​How to Procrastinate #LikeABuilder

​EPISODE 33​How to Procrastinate #LikeABuilderBiggest Takeaways You Don’t Want to Miss:There is very little in your work that can’t be put off to a better time. Knowing what needs to be done right now versus what can be done later is what helps Builders stay focused on the right work at the right time. Builders focus […]

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How to Use Data #LikeABuilder

Episode 31 – ​How to Use Data #LikeABuilder

​EPISODE 31​How to Use Data #LikeABuilderBiggest Takeaways You Don’t Want to Miss:Data is neither good or bad. It’s how you USE data that matters. Leaders look at the data in a vacuum. Builders look at data in the context of their vision, mission, and core values which makes the data significantly more meaningful and useful. Leaders tend […]

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