Steering The Leadership

Nicole Belber May 3, 2020 9:39 pm

Body Language in Physical Therapy

In the world of medical professions, communication is key in a patient-provider relationship. In Physical Therapy, like all other medical professions, this fact rings true. As a physical therapist, your job is to evaluate and treat pains or mobility issues your patient is having, and in doing that...

Katelin Decker Nov 11, 2019 11:05 pm

How to Motivate Your Team

Motivation is the intrinsic force that incites people to act, coming from a desire to accomplish a goal or meet a need. An ideally motivated workplace consists of a team whose individual desires are synonymous with the organization’s objective. Oftentimes employers utilize positive reinforcement,...

Kelsey Mashinski May 6, 2019 12:00 am

Are You Listening to Me?

How many times have you found yourself in this situation? It’s the first day of something; perhaps it’s school, college, a job, or anywhere where the people around you are unfamiliar. As is custom to situations like this, you introduce yourself to these unfamiliar people. Maybe you tell them your...

Hanna Grove Apr 16, 2019 12:00 am

The Sky's the Limit: How to Make Art in an Academic Setting

As an art student in college, I find that I’m making less of my own art. I’ve realized that the projects I’m making are all class assignments rather than projects that follow my own creative whims, and I have to yank ideas from my brain instead of letting them come to me naturally. Art has always...

Casey McMullin Apr 2, 2019 12:00 am

Self-Depreciation: Why Do We Do It?

In my social circle, humor has a tendency to revolve around self-depreciation. One of the most common responses to “Why did you do this?” is often something like, “Because I’m a disaster and don’t know what I’m doing!” This sense of self-depreciation is deeply ingrained in many of my peers as well...

Rebekah Abraham Feb 20, 2019 12:00 am

The Art of Authentic Praise

Who doesn’t love to have their work recognized? Whether exalted publicly or privately, people love when their work is praised. Accolades make individuals feel relevant in their work environment. However, praise in the workplace is often misused or underemphasized. Some managers become incredibly...

Jordan Seguin Jan 28, 2018 12:00 am

Self-Compassion and Collaborating on Empathy

I went into this blog post thinking it would be about empathy and raising empathy for others to better leadership skills. I wanted to find a TED talk that discussed the importance of empathy and being aware of your fellow humans while being a leader. Scrolling through YouTube search results, I...

Kristyn Ehleben Jan 28, 2018 12:00 am

Discovering the Idealist in the Realist

We generally associate ourselves with one of two types of leadership styles: a realist or an idealist. A realist is defined as someone who has “interest in or concern for the actual or real, as distinguished from the abstract, speculative; the tendency to view or represent things as they really are...

Devon Miller Jan 28, 2018 12:00 am

What Are Your Values? Why Should You Care?

When thinking about leadership we often think about the skills an ideal leader possesses and which of those skills we also excel at. While being aware of leadership skills is important, there are other aspects to leadership that require an acute sense of self awareness. Identifying your core values...

Jan 28, 2018 12:00 am

How Do We Develop Good Leaders, And Why Is It Important?

After seeing heartbreaking images of what is currently happening in my beautiful country, I decided to talk about the importance of being a good leader; specially if the future of “ a group of followers” is in your hands. For more than a decade my country has been lead by individuals...

Jacqueline Brownell Jan 28, 2018 12:00 am

How To Be A Leader In The Real World

I have been attending Arcadia University for 4 years. I have gotten involved in many different leadership positions and developed my leadership skills and my knowledge of growing as a leader throughout my time here. Here I am, about to graduate. I have a job lined up, I will be close to my friends...

Annie Marie Jablonski Jan 28, 2018 12:00 am

Friendship vs. Leadership... Can Both Prevail?

An important aspect to leadership is authenticity. People will always gain more support for a topic or idea when they believe whole-heartedly in it. However, being able to show dedication as a leader does not always come easily. Obstacles can often stand in a leader’s way, whether that may be...