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Episode 136 – Winter Rewind: How Builders Handle Pressure

EPISODE 136Winter Rewind: How Builders Handle PressureBiggest Takeaways You Don’t Want to Miss:Bosses tend to handle pressure by making declarations, even if they must later issue a retraction.Leaders handle pressure by trying to provide answers. But doing so is a trap that increases their stress and keeps them from ever truly solving problems.Builders deal with […]

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Episode 135 – Are The Resources You Provide Teachers Helping or Hurting?

EPISODE 135Are The Resources You Provide Teachers Helping or Hurting?Biggest Takeaways You Don’t Want to Miss:Although our intentions are good, not every resource we give teachers is actually helping. In fact, many of the resources we offer create more stress, more frustration, and more overwhelm.If your resource only addresses a symptom and not the root […]

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Episode 134 – How to get out of the weeds and do work that really matters

EPISODE 134How to Get Out of the Weeds and Do Work That Really MattersBiggest Takeaways You Don’t Want to Miss:When you only work IN your school, you stay stuck in the weeds, putting out fires, and never have a chance to think strategically.While we know that it’s not enough to simply work IN your school, […]

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Episode 133 – How To Spot and Eliminate Waste From Your Day

EPISODE 133How To Spot and Eliminate Waste From Your DayBiggest Takeaways You Don’t Want to Miss:Every activity you do is either adding value, enabling value, or it’s waste.The reason many of us are feeling overwhelmed and frustrated right now is that we spend entirely too much of our days doing things that don’t add or […]

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Episode 131 – You are Amazing (no, really!)

EPISODE 131You are Amazing (no, really!)Biggest Takeaways You Don’t Want to Miss:You are facing enormous pressure on all sides and you’re doing the best you can. Know that your efforts have not gone unnoticed or unappreciated.Just by choosing to see your work through the lens of a Builder sets you apart from your colleagues who […]

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Episode 129 – How We Unintentionally Create Resistance

EPISODE 129How We Unintentionally Create ResistanceBiggest Takeaways You Don’t Want to Miss:When we meet a challenge, we were taught to “add fuel” instead of reduce friction. Unfortunately, adding fuel actually can create more resistance.We underestimate the impact that a small point of friction can have on our ability to produce big results. The moment we […]

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Episode 127 – The Difference Between a Will Problem and a Skill Problem

EPISODE 127The Difference Between a Will Problem and a Skill ProblemBiggest Takeaways You Don’t Want to Miss:You can’t solve a will problem with a skill solution and vice versa.A skill problem is usually a matter of “can the teacher?” A will problem is usually a matter of “does the teacher?”With the right solution, you can […]

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