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Keeping a Difficult Job in Perspective

Gail Ann Greely | June 6, 2016 | Category: First Person

For the past few years I’ve been entrusted with providing some professional coaching support to new charter authorizing leaders.  Each authorizer’s needs have been unique – sometimes I was a management consultant, sometimes a technical adviser, sometimes a task master.  But I also discovered that they all needed a “morale officer” at some point in … Read More...