Month: March 2012

Success Coaching @ Mohawk College Blog Entry #38 – Social Responsibility

Theme: Finding your Life Purpose – Sharing Your Skills with Others eLearn Module:  Social Responsibility Module Twitter Quote:                  “The people who are crazy enough to think they can change the world are the ones who do”  Steve Jobs, CEO of Apple The easiest way…

12 Things that Happy People DO Differently – #9 Happy People Commit to Their Goals

12 Things that Happy People Do Differently #9 Happy People Commit to Their Goals Being wholeheartedly dedicated to and focused on doing something that is important to you can become such a powerful force that can be generalized throughout your life.  Amazing things, such…

Some rules are made to be broken. Just think about all the social advances we have made as humans, over the past 100 years, that have made us more compassionate and resilient. ALSO… Some of your personal “rules” may be holding you back from…

Success Coaching @ Mohawk College Blog Entry #37

Theme: Interpersonal Relationship – Why Other People Irritate Us Twitter Quote:                  “Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves.”  Carl Gustav Jung eLearn Module: Interpersonal Relationship Module As a counsellor, I am seeing loads of stressed out students these days…

Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves Carl Gustav Jung

12 Things that Happy People Do Differently – #8 Happy People Nurture Their Social Relationships

12 Things that Happy People Do Differently #8 Happy People Nurture Their Social Relationships. – The happiest people on the planet are the ones who have deep, meaningful relationships.  “students who have close, positive and supportive relationships with their teachers will attain higher levels…

Active Learning refers to techniques where students do more than simply listen to a lecture. Students are DOING something including discovering, processing and applying information.   Click HERE if you would like a copy of this presentation! (Source: https://www.youtube.com/)

Success Coaching @ Mohawk College Blog Entry #36

Theme: Reality Testing – Get to Work!! Twitter Quote: Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it. Henry David Thoreau Associated eLearn Module:  Reality Testing Okay, here is the reality of being a student. We often look around…

Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.  Henry David Thoreau

12 Things that Happy People Do Differently #7 Happy People Look for Opportunities to Increase Flow Experiences In the book “Flow: The Psychology of Optimal Experience” , by the fabulous Dr. Csíkszentmihályi outlines his theory that people are most happy when they are in…

If you think this way, or want to be happier (and who doesn’t!), check out Dr. Martin Seligman’s “Authentic Happiness” website for more tips and tools for building your own happiness. http://www.authentichappiness.sas.upenn.edu/Default.aspx