Here’s a fact that may be news to you. Kids today are among the first generation in a century that may be less educated than their parents. Yep. This is the issue that has educators and social scientists musing: America’s trend has been that children are typically more educated than their parents, through each generation. Today—that trend is in decline.
This podcast was inspired by Dr. Elmore's blog, “Three Huge Mistakes We Make Leading Kids…and How to Correct Them” after it went viral in February 2013.
I consistently talk to people about the importance of mentoring, and how very few organizations really practice the art of “mentoring” or “coaching” well.
Passion requires at least two ingredients if it is ever going to turn into action. The two ingredients are ambition and discomfort.
The job of a leader is to cultivate team members and delegate projects to others who “own” the vision like they do.