Change is a constant in field of education.  The ability to plan strategically is critical if one is going to be competitive and contemporary in today’s environment. This group is for educators who aspire to discuss and master the competencies necessary for exemplary performance and top customer service in a dynamic, rapidly changing higher education landscape.  Group members share best practices, ideas, thoughts, reflections, and resources to help colleagues across the globe improve performance. 

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Wisdom | New blog by Bernie Phelps

It must be a multi-faceted approach to meet the critical components to be successful.

Problem solving | New blog by Mary Ibe

Managers allgiven the task of problem solving and as uch they must understand what i the root cause and adjunctive cause of work place problems. Determining the cause allows for planning stregies to s...

Great Information | New blog by April Jones

Very similar to practices learned in organizational behavior. 

Fostering Innovative Work Environment | New blog by Christine Owino

Think clearly! The more logically one thinks, the less likely they take other people's word on issues as evidence of truth.

Creative Thinking and Idea Generation | New blog by Christine Owino

We are all creative! It's important to find a smaller issue to reason through within the larger problem.  Reason through a problem before making a final decision. 

Problem Solving | New blog by Christine Owino

To solve a problem effectively, one must define the problem and get to it's root cause first. Depend on facts and not assumptions. 

Identifying the Solution | New blog by Nicholas Rianoshek

Knowing the end results, and identifying specific areas that need to be met to meet said result, is a great approach. 

Great Info | New blog by Nicholas Rianoshek

Always beneficial to work strategically versus from a hunch or status quo. 

Working Together | New blog by Nicholas Rianoshek

Always an advantage to identifying the problem, gather facts from all involved, discussing the issues, finding alignment on course of action, and excuting to resolve as a team. 

Fostering Innovative Work Environment | New blog by Devin Fly

I found this course to be very helpful while considering my upcoming tasks that will hopefully allow me to discover the best solutions to achieve our deadlines.