Category: Inspiration

Inspiration for parents and school staff.

2016 Collaboration Showcase

From Here to Epiphany with Heather Kinzie

Have you ever gone to a craft bazaar, art exhibit or car show and totally underestimated the time you’d spend browsing around? That’s what happened to me last month during The Chariot Group’s 2nd annual Collaboration Showcase. Goodness, there was a…

Developing an Information Sharing Culture

From Here to Epiphany with Heather Kinzie

Last week, I wrote a post called, “Sharing Information on Collaboration” in which I presented my thoughts on the differences between sharing information and truly engaging in collaborative communication. In that post, I suggested that two types of cultures…a information sharing culture…

Total Recall…well, almost

From Here to Epiphany with Heather Kinzie

These last few months at The Chariot Group have given me some valuable insight into a variety of things. Today, I participated in a discussion regarding decision making and how cost sometimes clouds the real issue, value! Please bear with me while…

Time is Money

From Here to Epiphany with Heather Kinzie

When I first started on my journey here at The Chariot Group, neither I or the owners knew specifically what I would being doing, what value I could add, etc. Being “comfortable with ambiguity” was required as we figured those things out.…

12 Ways to Successfully Manage the Remote Worker

From Here to Epiphany with Heather Kinzie

Working remotely is becoming increasingly popular and companies who have mastered “managing” them are enjoying increases to efficiencies and productivity! In addition, they see significant decreases in costs associated with overhead, travel, etc. My previous article, “8 Ways to Support the Remote Worker”…

8 Ways to Support the Remote Worker

From Here to Epiphany with Heather Kinzie

In today’s wireless world, information can reach many places at once and in real-time. This has a radical impact on the way business is conducted. Given the proper resources, a computer, an Internet connection and access to the company’s internal network,…

We Don’t Know What We Don’t Know

From Here to Epiphany with Heather Kinzie

I had the pleasure of attending the Alaska Society for Technology in Education (ASTE) conference last week. This conference is typically attended by Technical Directors and Superintendents of the many Alaskan districts and offers sessions regarding technology in the classroom.   The…

New Year’s Resolutions

From Here to Epiphany with Heather Kinzie

It’s the last week in January and I find myself wondering about everyone’s New Year’s resolutions. I see the crowded parking lots at the gym and I wonder if the people there have always been gym rats or has the…