W. Edwards wrote “Drive out fear so that everyone may work effectively for the company.”
Paul Zak says, “When learners are psychologically safe, they acquire new information easily because they have the cognitive and emotional bandwidth to concentrate on course material. Anxiety takes significant metabolic energy and inhibits learning.”
Join us as we talk a little bit about coffee balls, how anxiety makes it hard to learn and dog tips for life.DOG TIP FOR LIFE FROM SPARTACUS THE DOG
Don’t worry about anything. Just get your treats and snack and sleep whenever you can.SOURCES
Our brand-new-amazing-creepy podcast is DUDE NO! It’s true crime with an occasional foray into the paranormal and macabre and it’s awesome.SHOUT OUT!
The music we’ve clipped and shortened in this podcast is awesome and is made available through the Creative Commons License.
Here’s a link to that and the artist’s website. Who is this artist and what is this song? It’s “Summer Spliff” by Broke For Free.
AND we have a writing tips podcast called WRITE BETTER NOW!
We have a podcast, LOVING THE STRANGE, which we stream live on Carrie’s Facebook and Twitter and YouTube on Fridays. Her Facebook and Twitter handles are all carriejonesbooks or carriejonesbook. But she also has extra cool content focused on writing tips here.
Carrie is reading one of her poems every week on CARRIE DOES POEMS. And there you go! Whew! That's a lot!
When you think about people getting drunk in their underwear, you tend to think of Joe Exotic and the people on Tiger King, the hot-AF Netflix documentary, but the people who are masters at getting completely sloshed at home are the Finns. Yes, the Finns. They have a word for it and that word is kalsarikännit. That word means pantsdrunk They even have emojis depicted half-dressed emoji people holding a beer or a wine glass that they send each other when they are solo drinking in their undies. And that’s what is happening to America in the time of Covid-19. Believe me, this is such a thing that it’s a trending Instagram tag and even the Barefoot Contessa is getting involved. Here’s the thing. People in northern, isolated, winter-dark, sun-absent climates know all about staying at home. They know about facing the darkness and drinking in their undies. Yes, undies. Not sweatpants. Undies. Part of being pantsdrunk is stripping down. On Harper Collins’s website for Miska Rantanen’s book about the cultural phenomenon, it states: “When it comes to happiness rankings, Finland always scores near the top. Many Finnish phenomena set the bar high: the best education system, gender equality, a flourishing welfare state, sisu or bull-headed pluck. Behind all of these accomplishments lies a Finnish ability to stay calm, healthy and content in a riptide of endless tasks and temptations. The ability comes from the practice of "kalsarikanni" translated as pantsdrunk.”Harper Collins's blurb people According to an article by Claudia Alarcon in Forbes, ...
Yesterday on her blog, Carrie talked about how feeling successful in your career or life is really tied to having your personal values resonate in your occupation, and being guided by those same core values instead of society's outside metrics about what makes someone a success. The blog is here. But on the podcast, we're going to touch on something we've talked about before - stakeholders. Stakeholders are all around you. They're in your past and your present. They have expectations. They project their own crud onto you. They are the people who come to mind when you say, "What will X think if I do this?" They are real people. But they are also voices in your head. For Carrie, an example would be when she drew as a little kid and her mom said, "Nobody in our family has an artistic bone in her body." That comment from someone she loved stayed inside of her, right? And it made her think she could never do art, but it also could make her go out and say, "To heck with that. I'm going to prove my mom wrong." Or maybe your mom's dream was to save the world, but she never had the chance to. She projects that dream on you and now your dream is to save the world. Coming to terms with what YOU want versus what your STAKEHOLDERS want is a really valuable experience in helping you feel successful and fulfilled. How to Come To Terms ...
Hey! Welcome to a bonus interview episode of Dogs are Smarter Than People, the usually quirky podcast that gives writing tips and life tips. With me (Carrie) today is Ronni Davis for our special bonus interview edition. Ronni is one of the best humans around. She graduated Ohio State with a degree in psychology. And she has an amazing debut novel WHEN THE STARS LEAD TO YOU, which you can buy here at IndieBound. Ronni's website states she's a writer, dreamer, wanderer. Have you met any authors who weren’t who are just buttheads? We talk about that, fitting in, and super noses. We also talk about how it's cool to sleep with the teddy bears you had as a child. And do not fight us on this. "When the Stars Lead to You is a powerful debut about reaching for the stars and how to put yourself back together after falling apart. Deftly blending the complications of first love with an exploration of mental illness, Ronni Davis is a bright new voice in YA that readers of today and the future are lucky to have.Debut author Davis provides a new take on the archetypal first love novel by tackling the impact of mental health, race, and class wars. A moving love story, timely given the pervasiveness of mental health crises.”KirkusReviews Check out ...