Episode 256 – Why Some Teachers Resist Your Support (and what you can do about it)

EPISODE 256Why Some Teachers Resist Your Support (and what you can do about it)Biggest Takeaways You Don’t Want to Miss:We tend to feed what we need. In other words, we often offer teachers the support WE would want if we were in their shoes rather than the support they actually need.The way we were trained […]

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Episode 254 – Three Ways to Tell if Someone is Really a Builder

EPISODE 254The cheat code to successBiggest Takeaways You Don’t Want to Miss:3 Ways to tell if someone is truly a Builder — The Bigness of their vision, the Length of their time horizons, and the Quality of the problems they solve. When it comes to solving problems Bosses focus on tactics, Leaders focus on strategies, and […]

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Episode 253 – The cheat code to success

EPISODE 253The cheat code to successBiggest Takeaways You Don’t Want to Miss:A mediocre plan executed consistently will outperform a stellar plan done inconsistently.Instead of looking for the next big thing, just get better at what’s already working.You can’t just duct tape initiatives together and hope that they will work. Most of your plans would have succeeded […]

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Episode 252 – How to Solve Information Overload

EPISODE 252How to Solve Information OverloadBiggest Takeaways You Don’t Want to Miss:Asking the right question is more important than finding the right answer.What problem that if you solved it, would make all your other problems insignificant or irrelevant?Treat new information like eating fish — Eat the meat. Spit out the bones.You probably don’t need any […]

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Episode 249 – How to take things off your plate

EPISODE 249How to take things off your plateBiggest Takeaways You Don’t Want to Miss:You’re doing waaay too much (but you knew that already)You already know what you need to do to achieve 100% success. You’re just too afraid to do it.There’s a difference between randomly taking things off teachers’ plates and strategically focusing on what […]

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Episode 247 – What problem are you trying to solve?

EPISODE 247What problem are you trying to solve?Biggest Takeaways You Don’t Want to Miss:Often we are so busy pushing this initiative or that program that we lose sight of the problem we were trying to solve in the first place.Builders are stubborn on the vision and flexible on the details. When we get into disputes with […]

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