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A Tiny, Powerful Question for Better Feedback

A Tiny, Powerful Question for Better Feedback

11:11 Supply is thrilled to have Lara Hogan as our May guest expert: she'll be teaching a Feedback workshop on May 8th and also joins us this month as our blog post guest!   In my workshop at 11:11, I’ll be walking through what I call the “feedback equation”: a system of giving feedback that can feel a bit lighter-weight and digestible for the feedback recipient, and can take a lot of pressure off the feedback-giver.  We’ll go into detail on each part of this equation in the workshop. But one important component I’d like to explore here is how to ask...


ASSERTIVENESS, REJECTION AND YOUR BRAIN

Paloma Medina

Tags assertiveness, equity, goals, inclusion, Influence, introversion

ASSERTIVENESS, REJECTION AND YOUR BRAIN

First, a definition:  Assertiveness is a series of communication techniques to ensure an interaction is fair and respectful. Put another way: assertiveness is the expectation that your core needs and boundaries are important and worth respecting, but it also means you know that others aren’t mind readers, so you have to tell them what your boundaries and needs are. Example: Imagine you’re in a loooong grocery store line and the man waiting behind you has been standing weirdly, creepily close to you the whooole time you’ve been waiting.   Option A: ignore it and pray to the gods they open...


CREATIVEMORNINGS: FREE LIFE SYMMETRY DOWNLOAD

CREATIVEMORNINGS: FREE LIFE SYMMETRY DOWNLOAD

As February's CreativeMornings speaker, Paloma dove into the historical, anthropological, and neuroscientific origins of "work-life balance". As part of the talk, Paloma shared an exercise anyone can do to define their own life symmetry and, should it feel unbalanced, a way to calibrate it for health and happiness.   If you missed the event (don't feel bad, tickets sold out in 15 minutes!) no worries because you can watch the full video here, courtesy of Portland CreativeMornings.  Even better news: We're providing the worksheet for free as a digital download! To get the most of the video and free exercise: Print out the worksheet, or get a large sheet of blank paper so...


EXPERIMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY FOR YOUR FINANCIAL GOALS

Paloma Medina

Tags environment, experimental psychology, financial goals, goals

EXPERIMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY FOR YOUR FINANCIAL GOALS

You spoke and we listened: We added a last-minute workshop to our February calendar on the Science of Financial Goals. This is our Science of Goals workshop -- revamped to focus specifically on money, including new tools to get through the most common financial goal blocks. If you're ready to get serious about your financial badassery plan, join us. One of the things we'll be covering: How to leverage your environment to achieve your goal.     The science: Experimental psychology researchers have found that our environment can predict a surprising amount of our behavior. The current theory is that the majority of...


New Brunch Workshop! Nerd Out and Get Organized at the Hoxton Hotel!

Mimi Solum

New Brunch Workshop! Nerd Out and Get Organized at the Hoxton Hotel!
Rather than type up some boring update on this amazing new workshop and partnership, we just made a quick video! Enjoy!!!