Don’t Be Afraid to Ask for Help

Asking for help is a sign of weakness.  This is a message I received as I prepared for job interviews when I began my teaching career.  I was told to never ask what types of supports are in place for first year teachers because asking that question would make me seem like a weak candidate.  … Continue reading Don’t Be Afraid to Ask for Help

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How to Find Work Life Balance

“Imagine life as a game in which you are juggling some five balls in the air.  You name them — work, family, health, friends, and spirit and you’re keeping all of these in the air.  You will soon understand that work is a rubber ball.  If you drop it, it will bounce back.  But the other four balls — family, … Continue reading How to Find Work Life Balance