006 – It’s Time To Tweak Your Evening Routine

It’s no secret that the most productive people in leadership today tend to be morning people. But how do you become a morning person if it doesn’t come naturally? In today’s episode, I’ll share with you my best tips for improving your odds to be a morning person, and it all begins by focusing on the night before. Be sure to check it out!

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Resources Mentioned:


Chalene Johnson’s Podcast – “The Chalene Show” discusses Fitness and Life Coaching with Chalene Johnson.

iPhone Bedtime App – Native to any iOS device

Todoist – Keeping life in order shouldn’t be this hard. Todoist helps you organize and prioritize your tasks and projects so you can stress less and achieve more.

Planner Pad – They gurantee that you will add an extra hour to your day with their sleek time management tool for those of us who still like a little analog in our life.

Michael Hyatt’s Evening Routine – Seriously everything this guy writes is magical. I highly recommend you follow him!

005 – Nine Tips For Maintaining Balance Between Work And Family

When life gets busy, which parts of your world gets the short end of the stick? Without a plan, you could be neglecting things that are irreparable. In today’s episode, I’ll share with you nine tips for maintaining balance between work and family by focusing on your whole self – Your mind, your soul, and your body. Curious? Be sure to check it out!

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Resources Mentioned:

John Wooden’s Book (Click Pic)

Justin Baeder – The Principal Center – Great online trainings for principals!

My Step-by-Step Guide to Using a Tickler File – Keep your desk paper free forever!

Todoist – The task manager I use for all of my to-do’s.

Planner Pad Organizer – The weekly planner that keeps you focused on what matters most.

Michael Hyatt’s Life Plan Document – Creating a life plan will change your course permanently.

Fitbit Charge HR (Click Pic) – I use this to help track stats on my exercise and sleep patterns (Excellent)

004 – How To Hire The Right Person Every Time

Finding the best staff can seem like a roll of the dice at times, but it doesn’t HAVE to be. In this episode, I share with you the best tips to help you become strategic in your search for the best staff to add to your school.

Quit hoping you hired the right person and start knowing it.

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003 – Leading While Under Pressure

Leading is a challenge even when you’re at your best. So how do you lead effectively when you are struggling yourself? In today’s podcast, you’ll learn strategies for managing your stress while leading your team.

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Things you’ll learn:

  • Why you weren’t wired to be everyone’s superhero
  • Where your pressure is coming from
  • How to reset people’s expectations of you when you’re overwhelmed
  • How to release some of the pressure you’ve been building up
  • Six strategies for dealing with pressure

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002 – Ten Top Tips for First Year Teachers

In this week’s episode, I’ll be sharing some of the top tips for first year teachers from a panel of insightful educators at a recent Twitter chat called #satchat. You’ll find this particular chat on Saturday mornings at 7:30am EST.

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Twitter Handles Mentioned:


Books Mentioned:
The Ten-Minute Inservice: 40 Quick Training Sessions that Build Teacher Effectiveness

What Great Principals Do Differently: Eighteen Things That Matter Most