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Leadership

I believe a good leader possess eight qualities: Nimble intelligence that helps them adapt to unexpected circumstance and inspires adaptations growth and learning in themselves and others. Inner strength to reveal his or her own vulnerability and humanity The ability … Continue reading

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Wisdom

Like intelligence, wisdom has no single definition, and different researchers measure it in different ways. I believe it has three dimensions: cognitive, reflective, and compassionate. The cognitive is about the desire to uncover deeper meaning. A wise person is always … Continue reading

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Do you have any questions for me

When an interviewer asks you this question, it is very important that you have an answer. Many candidates make the mistake of saying that they have no questions at the end of the interview. What this does is communicate to … Continue reading

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Boss or Leader: Which will you be?

A boss expects, commands and demands. A leader inspires, teaches and motivates. A boss explains a task until workers appear to understand. A leader explains tasks in ways that build passion and commitment, exhorting people to do their best. A … Continue reading

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Why did you become a social worker?

Originally posted on Real Life of an MSW:
I am often asked “Why did you become a social worker?” My elevator speech is “To provide resources and be the voice for youth and young adults who do not have one”.…

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