• Yup, I'm a slacker!

    So, we got off to a good start with this idea and then life got in the way for me. Sorry. I didn't even finish the book without the support of you. There's my confession. Maybe we can aim for something at the start of...
    Robin McLean
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  • Are you part of Barnes and Noble Educator Program?

    This week is Barnes and Noble Educator appreciation week meaning that if you join their no cost Educator program (sorry college profs, it is just for K-12 teachers) you can save 25% on ALL books and 10% on videos and ...
    Robin McLean
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  • Agenda Item 4: Why Everyday Office Meetings Suck...Skip This and You're Screwed

    (Not exactly my preferred language online, but I figure it's the chapter title, so no editing)   Well, I hope everyone is enjoying our first foray into FFA season - at least we are here in Iowa.  Tomorrow I have Stat...
    Melanie Bloom
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  • Discussion Questions: Agenda Item 3...How to be a Meeting Superhero...in 10 Minutes or Less

    This was an interesting chapter for me as it was really getting into the meat of how to make some changes in meetings that we are responsible for. So here are my discussion prompts.   1. Petz says, "Yet there's a sim...
    Annette Weeks
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  • Thought of our virtual book club . . .

    When I was reading my comics this morning and saw this one, I couldn't help but think of our "Boring Meetings Suck" virtual book club. http://www.gocomics.com/9to5/?view=full   Have a great day!
    Robin McLean
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  • Questions for Agenda Item 2 - Better Meetings and Conventions through Technology...but Please Proceed with Caution

    Here are some belated discussion starters for Agenda Item #2.  I hope everyone is enjoying a relaxing break!   1.  How have you experienced the best uses of technology in relation to meetings?  The worst?   2.  What...
    Troy Mayfield
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  • Introductions

    I am Annette Weeks. I teach in Battle Ground, WA. It is just about 45 minutes north of Portland, OR.   I am joining the book club because I love to read and I love to expand what I am reading. I don't have time to jo...
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