What, truly, is listening? Why is listening well so crucial for educators, leaders and professionals? But what does it really take to be a great listener? Why is listening a really tough skill and courageous act? What can I prioritize now to improve my own listening?
Anderson E (2019) Learning to Learn. In: How to Learn Faster and Better. Harvard Business Review. We got very excited in late 2019 when Harvard Business Review produced a whole special edition on “How to Learn Faster and Better” bringing together over 30 articles from their archives on aspects of how individuals and organizations can focus on learning the right things in the right ways.
(2015) By RR Brown, A Deletic & THF Wong, “Nature” 525, 315–317 We hear lot’s about collaboration in academic work, particularly across boundaries like disciplines or countries. Yet too many collaborations in academic work are tokenistic or impoverished: they lack the commitment and complexity of true collaboration.
By Carol S Dweck & David S Yeager. How can I maximize my changes of being and staying successful in life and work? Why do I feel strong negative emotions about parts of my academic work, other academics or criticism? How can I improve my ability to handle more and more complex work tasks?