Our Moral Compass: It All Starts With A Compelling Vision

“All leaders have the capacity to create a compelling vision, one that takes people to a new place, and then to translate that vision into reality.” -Warren Bennis      Self Awareness. That innate ability to accurately recognize how our thoughts and values influence behavior. It gives us a well grounded sense of confidence, optimism … Continue reading Our Moral Compass: It All Starts With A Compelling Vision

Our Moral Compass Podcast (Episode 134): What To Measure In Life

Welcome to the Our Moral Compass Podcast. Each daily reading focuses on a different quote on how we can best apply it to our own moral compass and one of the five areas in Social Emotional Learning: Self-Awareness, Self-Management, Social Awareness, Relationship Skills and Responsible Decision Making. Thank you for listening and we hope you … Continue reading Our Moral Compass Podcast (Episode 134): What To Measure In Life

Our Moral Compass: Your Focus Should Lie In What You Have, Not In What You Don’t

“If you concentrate on what you have, you will always end up having more…If you focus on what you don’t have, you will never, ever, ever have enough.” -Oprah Winfrey      One of Aesop's famous fables was The Dog and the Shadow. The story is about a dog that is walking home with a piece … Continue reading Our Moral Compass: Your Focus Should Lie In What You Have, Not In What You Don’t

Our Moral Compass Podcast (Episode 128): It’s All About Perception

Welcome to the Our Moral Compass Podcast. Each daily reading focuses on a different quote on how we can best apply it to our own moral compass and one of the five areas in Social Emotional Learning: Self-Awareness, Self-Management, Social Awareness, Relationship Skills and Responsible Decision Making. Thank you for listening and we hope you … Continue reading Our Moral Compass Podcast (Episode 128): It’s All About Perception

Our Moral Compass: Exhibiting Excellence In All We Do

“Excellence is not an exception, it is a prevailing attitude.” -Colin Powell      If there is ever an individual that knows what and how to exhibit excellence it is former Secretary of State Colin Powell. Not only was he the first African American to hold that position between 2001 and 2005 he also was … Continue reading Our Moral Compass: Exhibiting Excellence In All We Do

Our Moral Compass Podcast (Episode 122): Definition of Success

Welcome to the Our Moral Compass Podcast. Each daily reading focuses on a different quote on how we can best apply it to our own moral compass and one of the five areas in Social Emotional Learning: Self-Awareness, Self-Management, Social Awareness, Relationship Skills and Responsible Decision Making. Thank you for listening and we hope you … Continue reading Our Moral Compass Podcast (Episode 122): Definition of Success

Our Moral Compass: Recognizing the Humanity In One Another

“In recognizing the humanity of our fellow beings, we pay ourselves the highest tribute.” -Thurgood Marshall      Treat others as you would want to be treated. How many of us had our parents use this line with us? How often have you, if you have kids or are a teacher said the same thing … Continue reading Our Moral Compass: Recognizing the Humanity In One Another

Our Moral Compass Podcast (Episode 116): Life’s Greatest Gift

Welcome to the Our Moral Compass Podcast. Each daily reading focuses on a different quote on how we can best apply it to our own moral compass and one of the five areas in Social Emotional Learning: Self-Awareness, Self-Management, Social Awareness, Relationship Skills and Responsible Decision Making. Thank you for listening and we hope you … Continue reading Our Moral Compass Podcast (Episode 116): Life’s Greatest Gift