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Embodied Wisdom

By Paul R. Scheele Ph.D. | Learn

My son’s frustration after college showed as he complained, “How can a college grad apply for a job when employers insist on ‘2 years experience’? I can’t have experience in a field unless a business will hire me and let me get experience!” I remember the same dilemma in my early years as a training […]

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Creativity & Problem Solving – Step 3

By Paul R. Scheele Ph.D. | Learn

Knowing when you have the “right” solution is often more than rational and logical. There is a “felt shift” that occurs that signals the “Eureka! I’ve Found IT!” experience. Step 3: Implement Your Solution Plan Studying the moment at which the solution becomes obvious, research subjects described that “everything fit together and clicked.” The analogy […]

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Creativity & Problem Solving – Step 2

By Paul R. Scheele Ph.D. | Learn

Exploring possible solutions is the best part of any problem-solving activity. But don’t let your enthusiasm send you down a blind alley. Keep in mind: Our current problems are the unintended consequences of our prevailing problem-solving approach. The real challenge is to solve the way we solve our problems. Think of the goal of problem-solving […]

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Flipping The Classroom

By Paul R. Scheele Ph.D. | Learn

It’s easy to get good at what you need to do. Don’t worry if it didn’t happen in school. The classroom was always meant to be a place where readily available resources (books, materials, subject-matter experts) could be found, explored, and used to aid in learning. Learning mostly happens—not inside the classroom but outside of […]

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Stay Oriented During Confusion

By Paul R. Scheele Ph.D. | Learn

How do you start a training program? If you acknowledge how far someone has come in order to be here now, you are reinforcing the fact that valuable resources are already in place and working successfully. If you point out what isn’t working and that learning and change must take place, you are dwelling on […]

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