Tag Archives: reflection

My Clinical Experience, part 1

My first clinical experience started two days ago. I wasn’t sure what to expect, mostly because I came in at the tail end of the first summer session and will be staying through the second summer session. Unsurprisingly, working in … Continue reading

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One month, in 2007, the New York Times ran two stories about going online. The first article attempts to placate parent fears about the dangers of going online, but just a few weeks later, the same paper reports that more teens are … Continue reading

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The rebel leader

In light of the recent political upheavals, I think it’s interesting to take a look at Harvard Business Review’s article about leadership vs. rebellion. It’s pretty easy for us to automatically assume that the person who is rebelling against the establishment, … Continue reading

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Chicago politics

Though I don’t live in Chicago, it’s difficult to avoid the news about the current mayoral race.  I’m not going to pretend that I understand politics very well.  Whatever I know is in very broad terms.  However, I was surprised … Continue reading

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Follow the Leader

I think leadership is a concept that confuses many people.  We live in a society that encourages all of us to think as leaders, but forgets that if everyone leads, there is nobody to follow.  Though it may be true … Continue reading

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Librarians and Communication

Even though teachers are encouraged to collaborate with each other, I don’t think I’ve seen them communicate with each other to the extent that librarians do.  Part of this may be due to the fact that librarians belong to a … Continue reading

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Communication and my past life

I’ve sometimes wondered why I had trouble maintaining a blog or online journal for more than a few years.  I had always assumed that I just lost interest too quickly.  However, after determining my personality type, I wonder if it’s … Continue reading

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