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Tag Archives: future
(Issue #563) Your Future Self
What do you want to say to your Future Self? In 2012 I discovered a tool to help my students challenge themselves and then hold themselves accountable for that challenge. The site: FutureMe. In short, FutureMe allows users to craft … Continue reading
Posted in Life lessons Tagged future, goals, growth, personal challenge, resilience 1 Comment
(#391) Hotdogs, Weak Signals, and Promising Practices
What signals need to be heeded for the future? How can you move “best practices” to “promising practices”? One legend holds that a baseball scorecard salesman introduced the hotdog to the baseball park. The story unfolds in 1905 when Harry … Continue reading
Posted in awareness, creating your future, Critical Thinking, curiosity, habits, Reflection, Reflective practice, resilience Tagged awareness, communities of the future, critical thinking, future, patterns, patterns and structures of education, reflective practice, resilience, trends, weak signals 8 Comments
(#350) Regrets? Choices And Lessons.
A culmination of all those choices. Some small. Some large. All help create the person you are becoming. Would you, if you could, go back in time and change the choices that you made? I know. A wide open question … Continue reading
Posted in creating your future, Failure, fortitude, Goals, Gratitude, Integrity, lessons reaffirmed, Life lessons, Life's purpose, resilience Tagged failure, fortitude, future, life lessons, resilience 1 Comment
(#315) Play Your Song, Now
What song lives in you? I had the opportunity to listen to Kai Kight speak this past week in Austin, Texas. He titled his thoughts “Composing Your World.” Using his violin and stories from his journey, he poignantly drove home … Continue reading
Posted in Appreciation, assumptions, authenticity, Being REMARKABLE, Being selfish, courage, Goals, growth, Integrity, intentionality, life success, Purpose, wisdom Tagged authenticity, dreams, future, integrity, resilience 2 Comments
(#241) What If?
Rather than setting a list of “me-too” goals, why not imagine the “what if” of our future selves? Think of your future and fill in the blank: “What if _____? In a recent TED talk, psychologist Dan Gilbert examined the … Continue reading
Posted in awareness, Balance, Being REMARKABLE, Choice, Discipline, Goals, happiness, health, intentional growht, Life lessons, Personal growth, Personal Wellbeing, Reflection, resilience, self-efficacy Tagged dreams, future, goals, imagine, meaning, mindfulness, mission, purpose, resilience, self-efficacy, vision 9 Comments
(#202) Obstacles to Goal Achievement
Stating or writing a goal is the easy part. The work is found in making a plan, executing that plan, and re-calibrating along the way. Information on goal setting can be found in the business success literature, leadership manuals, student success classes … Continue reading
Posted in Discipline, Goals, vulnerability Tagged action, discipline, failure, future, goals, movement, vulnerability, words 3 Comments
(#194) Honor the Past. Celebrate the Present. Embrace the Future.
“Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.” (Soren Kierkegaard) In 2009 I was at Lynn University to facilitate a series of presentations for faculty and students. During one segment of a studio interview I reflected … Continue reading
Posted in Appreciation, creating your future, Dreams, Excuses, Gratitude, Integrity, Mindfulness, Personal growth, resilience Tagged appreciation, dreams, future, honor the past, mindfulness 18 Comments
(#179) Stop, Reflect, Evaluate
Do you want someone else or something else to determine where you will end up? Is your growth intentional? We just passed the halfway point of the semester on campus. Midterm exams have come and gone. Although students receive continual … Continue reading
Posted in Choice, creating your future, Dreams, Life lessons, lifelong learning, reslience, Success Tagged choice, dreams, future, learning, life goals, life journey, mentors, reflection, student success 2 Comments