How Director of Communications & Engagement Brandi Paul Connects with Her Audience with Newsletters

I am Brandi Paul, I’m the Director of Communications and Engagement with Westside Community Schools in Omaha Nebraska so I think when I came into the district we had so very many things to be proud of and we are a community that it seems like everybody’s talking to each other but at the same […]

Director of Communications and Engagement Brandi Paul Uses Visuals and Data to Connect with Readers

I am Brandi Paul I’m the director of communications and engagement with Westside Community Schools in Omaha Nebraska one of the most fulfilling things that I’ve discovered through Smore is our principals and our teachers and even our extensive network that we have with our kids connection after-school care our kids club after-school care or […]

What’s the Ideal Business Seating Arrangement for Your Meeting?

Have you ever been to a really great event. Lots of chatting lots of socializing easy banter. Or have you ever been to a really bad event awkwardness lots of silence. Just really naughty interactions. It might have had something to do with the setup of your event. My name is Vanessa Edwards and I […]

Family story: creative ways to tell yours

Hello, I’m Harriet Green. And I’m John-Paul Flintoff. And I’m Nancy. And this is The Family Project. We created this book for you, to help you to capture your family story. Even if you don’t know where to start. It’s got lots of exercises in it. We were working on them all through the summer […]

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(upbeat music) – My passion, outside of work, is doing CrossFit, it’s how I start my day, every day at 5 a.m. I know it sounds crazy, but it helps relax me and helps me start the day. CrossFit is very big in small, continuous improvements and every day I feel like I have accomplished […]

Rules for civil engagement: How to talk with someone unlike yourself | Jon Zimmerman

It seems to me that in order to be civil, you do have to follow a certain set of basic rules about human dialogue and discourse. So if you begin with a statement, and I say, “You’re a blankety-blank”, that’s not going to further the discussion. It’s probably going to end it. A more civil […]