Rite of Spring

Posted by Stephen Lemire on March 19, 2013 at 8:55 AM Comments comments (0)

As baseball ‘s annual return to spring training marks a new season, so too I view my return to the keyboard for a new year of blogging. The off-season allowed me to gain perspective on the past year and to develop a renewed sense of excitement and energy for the coming one.

Having taken a...

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The Sandwich Club

Posted by Stephen Lemire on March 19, 2012 at 2:25 PM Comments comments (0)

We often hear of the Sand...

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The Bridge: Teaching Philosophy to Classroom Style to Community Partners

Posted by Stephen Lemire on February 2, 2012 at 1:20 PM Comments comments (0)

In an earlier blog, “Many Adult Students Need Learn but One Lesson”, I outlined my experience working with graduate students for the past 2...

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It's Not Alphabet Soup

Posted by Stephen Lemire on January 12, 2012 at 11:30 AM Comments comments (0)

Planes, Trains, and Automobiles

Posted by Stephen Lemire on December 20, 2011 at 10:55 AM Comments comments (2)

During this holiday week when so many are travelling, it prompts me to think of the 1987 comedy Planes, Trains and Automobiles starring Steve Martin and the late John Candy. Their particular business trip gone awry happened in an attempt to get home for Christmas, but I’m sure we all relate to aspects of the movie with our own respective “business trip of...

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PPT: a Visual Aid, Not a Distraction

Posted by Stephen Lemire on November 29, 2011 at 9:50 AM Comments comments (0)

When introducing my graduate students to the skills of effective presenting or stress...

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When "In the Red" is a Good Thing

Posted by Stephen Lemire on September 15, 2011 at 12:55 AM Comments comments (2)

I’m launching this website’s blog by introducing a paradoxical business term. A nonprofit management consultant in favor of being in debt you ask? Never! Instead, allow me to introduce a new definition of the term, one which includes an upper case ‘R’, to mean “in the know” (discriminate, perceptive).

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