Robyn Jackson – 3 Podcast Take-aways

Robyn Jackson – 3 Podcast Take-aways

 [listen to the podcast that inspired this post here] Disciplines and rituals. We all question our role from time to time. Something seems stale, out of place. Or you see someone in another position and start to wonder, “Is that something I could do?” But how do...
School Vision: Blue Oceans & Schools

School Vision: Blue Oceans & Schools

I’ve been reading Blue Ocean Strategy with a group of “edupreneurs” recently in our mastermind. A red ocean represents a crowded space filled with sharks. The idea behind a blue ocean is that you create a category where you’re the only one in...
I almost quit

I almost quit

I almost gave up twice on Better Leaders Better Schools. Quitting Part 1 Before launching the podcast, I lost 2 recordings with influential leaders I respected. I lost one recording with the principal of the #1 school in the state of Illinois. The second lost...
4 Steps to Creating a School Vision

4 Steps to Creating a School Vision

I’ve written before on creating a meaningful school vision.  It’s a fresh and unique approach to what typically is a vanilla and uninspiring process.  In today’s post, I will describe the 4 steps to building your vision. ONE: Do it on your own and outside of school....