Author Archives: Rod Murphy

About Rod Murphy

Parent, international educator, Tech Coach

Planning an Iceberg

A planning team must be willing to accept that most of the work they do will not be particularly obvious.

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Thinking about Quality and Time

Checklist Zone – when you want to get a job done, and you are not particularly concerned about quality. Green Zone – A good return on investment. Where is your “OK point”? Zone of small incremental improvements – Be careful … Continue reading

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Eye-to-Eye in Skype

Effective communication requires eye contact (or the perception of eye contact). This is a challenge during a video-conference because cameras on computers are usually above the screen, not in the middle. Most users look at the face on the screen, … Continue reading

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Face-to-Face First

When interacting with people, face-to-face to communication should always be first’s in our DNA! F2FF

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Not getting an A…

“I don’t understand! I Googled the question, copied and pasted the information from the first link and didn’t get an A…”

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Conference Connections

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Tech Body Language 02

Show someone you care about what they are saying – take off your headphones and look them in the eyes!

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