I recently had the privilege of doing mock interviews for student teachers at a local college. I so appreciate the opportunity to help them showcase their best selves during an interview. Here is the one thing I want them to walk away with: I don't hire program knowledge or the best rehearsed answers. I hire… Continue reading I don’t hire program knowledge or the best rehearsed answers. I hire people.
Hmmm....would I be mad or happy if the race was cancelled due to the thunderstorm? I remember thinking this the morning of the race, stomach in knots, nervous energy putting a pep in my step and making me giggle. I had never traveled for a race before and I had been anticipating it for months.… Continue reading My Nashville Half-Marathon: hills, pain, and serendipity
"When love feels like magic, it is called destiny; when destiny has a sense of humor, it is serendipity." -from Serendipity, a 2001 John Cusack movie Who doesn't love John Cusack? Why not name my blog after him? I fell in love with the idea of serendipity after watching his 2001 movie called, ironically, Serendipity.… Continue reading Why My Blog is Named After John Cusack