Posts Tagged ‘ adult ’

Then what happened to the cat?

Apr 20th, 2015 | By
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Using the famous cliche, “Curiosity killed the cat,” this article would suggest that it may have been something else! https://agenda.weforum.org/2015/04/why-you-should-never-lose-your-curiosity To develop your leadership skills, consider a degree in Organizational Leadership. For more information visit: Organizational Leadership – MA Organizational Leadership – BA     Tweet



What the best leaders ask

Apr 13th, 2015 | By
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This material points to the power of a well timed, and placed, question. https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/best-leaders-always-ask-questions   To develop your leadership skills, consider a degree in Organizational Leadership. For more information visit:                     Organizational Leadership – MA                      Organizational Leadership
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The Value of Integrity

Apr 13th, 2015 | By
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Interesting research regarding the influence of integrity on ROI. https://hbr.org/2015/04/measuring-the-return-on-character To develop your leadership skills, consider a degree in Organizational Leadership. For more information visit: Organizational Leadership -MA Organizational Leadership – BA     Tweet



Leading at the Front Line

Mar 31st, 2015 | By
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10 suggestions for leaders at the front line. https://citia.com/content/title/front-line-leader To develop your leadership skills, consider a degree in Organizational Leadership. For more information visit: Organizational Leadership – MA Organizational Leadership – BA           Tweet



Illinois Conference of Women Legislators Scholarship

Mar 24th, 2015 | By
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The Illinois Conference of Women Legislators (COWL) is offering for the 2015-16 school year a one-year undergraduate scholarship to women who are 25 years of age or older.  The applicant must plan on attending an accredited, on-campus school in Illinois and take a minimum of six semester hours of coursework.  Classes that are taken online will not be eligible for assistance.  Applicants who show leadership through community service will be given special attention. COWL is offering the scholarship to provide women who may have had to postpone their education due to family, economic hardship or other reasons.  The scholarship can be used for tuition, books, and school fees up to $2,500. Please visit http://cowlil.com/scholarship.htm for more information. You may also contact State Representative Emily McAsey’s office at 815-372-0085 for assistance. SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION MUST BE POSTMARKED NO LATER THAN APRIL 16, 2015 (article information From the Romeoville Patch, March 16, 2015 article by
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Learning Leaders

Mar 24th, 2015 | By
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Excellent advice for all leaders…keep learning. https://hbr.org/2009/01/the-best-investment-advice-you.html To develop your leadership skills, consider a degree in Organizational Leadership. For more information visit: Organizational Leadership – MA Organizational Leadership – BA Tweet



Study Abroad

Mar 19th, 2015 | By
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If you have ever wished to travel, Lewis University is here to help. The university’s study abroad department offers multiple programs for students to travel and study in a variety of places. Current programs include trips to Italy, Costa Rica, London, Greece, Las Vegas, Nogales and Washington D.C. Chris Swanson, the director of the study abroad program encourages all students to apply. The opportunity to study in a different city or country is once in a lifetime. “There are a lot of exciting things going on that provide learning opportunities for adult students to enjoy and benefit from travel study,” Swanson said. While away, students will have a chance to study a variety of topics, such as art history, theology, education, business strategy, comparative health systems, social justice, history and civil rights. A study abroad trip will not only provide a great learning experience to add to a resume, but
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Concussion Awareness Scholarship

Mar 19th, 2015 | By
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Great Awareness Monologues is offering a $1,000 cash scholarship for 2015.  The scholarship may be used for any documented expenses during 2015 while pursuing your degree. Any graduate or undergraduate student that has been accepted or attends a university may apply. To be considered for the scholarship you must read and follow all instructions.  No exceptions will be allowed. If you are one of the first 10 applicants to apply during the deadline month, you will receive a free video copy or digital access to The Pass Rusher a Football Concussion movie. 2015 postmarked deadlines: Jan 7, 2015, Feb 7 2015, March 7, 2015, April 7, 2015, May 7, 2015, June 7, 2015, July 7, 2015, Aug 7, 2015, Sept 7, 2015, Oct 7, 2015, Nov 7, 2015, and Dec 7, 2015. To apply online go to:  http://www.thepassrusher.com/scholarapplication.html Tweet



Taking a Step back

Mar 16th, 2015 | By
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This article provides suggestions for how leaders can gain ‘perspective’. It is helpful to periodically assess and evaluate your leadership behavior/approach from a higher level. https://medium.com/@deirdrecerminaro Tweet



Leadership and Innovation

Mar 10th, 2015 | By
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7 lessons re: Leadership and Innovation. Which resonates, most, for you? http://www.fastcompany.com/3042960/7-lessons-in-leadership-and-innovation-from-top-tech-ceos To develop your leadership skills, consider a degree in Organizational Leadership. For more information visit:     Organizational Leadership, MA  Organizational Leadership, BA Tweet