Tag Archives: teamwork

Mastering the Art of Workplace Relationships

“How are your kids doing?” “Have you tried any new recipes lately?” Bon Education may be a virtual team with members spread out in the UAE and the United States, but we are invested in each other’s wellbeing, both professionally and personally. Before our weekly meetings, we catch up on team members’ lives…who went where [...]

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Why I (and the Millennial Generation) Love to Typewrite

During a recent trip to Madrid, while my husband and I were walking on a narrow, hidden gem of a street on our way to a flamenco show, our eyes got distracted from the beautiful architecture by the colorful and artsy entrance to a bookstore. A piece of paper strategically placed inside of a typewriter [...]

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Spolin@Work

This blog post is the first in a new series called Educators@Work, which will highlight influential educators from a variety of disciplines and backgrounds. We’re kicking things off with a figure that you may not have heard about, but she’s known in education and theatre circles as the mother of improv – Viola Spolin. Stay tuned [...]

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Featured Learning Tool: Google re:Work

Work can be hard. Most people have probably experienced a difficult task, tight deadline or challenging colleague at one time or another. But work can also be so many good things – rewarding, inspiring, educational – and it’s worth pushing through moments of difficulty to reach these high points. We’re always on the lookout for [...]

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Featured Learning Tool: Improve Teamwork with a Designed Alliance

It was the moment of truth. The professor was randomly assigning teams for the group projects in my graduate school class. Group projects are pretty standard; sometimes you luck out and get a great team that clicks, while other times working together is harder than the project itself. This particular group was one of the [...]

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Featured Learning Tool: Teambuilding Activities

We at Bon Education are lucky to have the opportunity to collaborate with a wide variety of people and organizations in our work. Regardless of our partners, though, there are some learning tools that have proved useful again and again. With this in mind, we’ve decided to start a series on this blog called “Featured [...]

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