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Sheila Cox

Change Navigator, Performance Horizons in Baltimore, MD

Carefrontation: The Gift of Critical Feedback

PRESENTED ON OCT 24, 2013
IN BALTIMORE, MD @ VOL 1

Sheila Cox confronts us on the topic of confrontation. Why are we afraid of it? Is it better to wait? Do I care enough to say something?

There are three keys to carefrontation:

  1. It has to be about them
  2. It has to be timely
  3. It has to be straightforward, succinct, and clear
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The Most Valuable Skill

BY MIKE BUSCH
@ JUNE TABLE TALKS ON JUN 13, 2013

Mike Busch talks about why feedback is the most valuable skill to teach to learners and how it has impacted his life and enriched his relationships.

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Food Is the Gift

BY NEAL SWIDLER
@ VOL 11 ON FEB 06, 2014

New Orleans Chef Neal Swidler of Juan's Flying Burrito and Lucky Rooster opens the doors and welcomes us into his "home," while sharing with us the gift of food, people, and comfortable atmosphere that his restauraunts encompass. Neal believes that home isn't a place -- it's a flavor. 

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Community for Gamer Feedback

BY MIKE LAURENCE
@ VOL 25 ON MAR 05, 2013

Are twitting, blogging, marketing and advertizing of the most importance when intorducing a creative project or product? To Mike Laurence, the above mentioned strategies are not as valuable as builidng a community. Mike talks in depth about how building a community for people to talk and build relationships has helped to advertize and market his computer game. 

 

Mike Laurence 

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Healthcare Improvement Science

BY IOANA MARGINEANU
@ VOL 1 ON NOV 06, 2015

Speaker Ioana Margineanu tells us about the importance of improving medicine in Romania. 

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Direct Primary Care

BY PAUL THOMAS
@ VOL 30 ON DEC 08, 2016

Paul Thomas has wanted to be a part of this community and at 17 years old he started volunteering in the city. His vision for the future of medicine is in Direct Primary Care and she is eager to show everyone exactly what that means.

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Thank You for Being a Friend

BY BREA HAYES
@ VOL 6 ON FEB 16, 2017

Brea Hayes discusses the different life events that led her to open a shop, FAWN Gifts, in Batavia, Illinois. Her thoughts encompass the importance of self-care, gift-giving, the power of theater, and, of course, The Golden Girls.

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KnowHow / Youth Programs at the Intersection of Creativity and Critical Thinking

BY ELIZABETH WRIGHT
@ VOL 21 ON NOV 17, 2016

Elizabeth Wright presents "KnowHow" a local community organization that builds youth leadership and community engagement through the arts. KnowHow youth work at the intersection of creativity and critical thinking to engage with their communities, develop solutions to issues that affect their lives, and build vital life skills. Tonight, KnowHow adult allies  will share the inspiration and design behind this work, information about their many programs, and their dreams for the future of their organization and our city. 

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Critical Thinking

BY REBECCA ORIBELLO
@ VOL 3 ON MAR 09, 2017

Rebecca Oribello schools us on what critical thinking is and how to do it in today's fast-paced world.  And she implores us to employ critical thinking for positive social change!

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Feedback

BY EIRIK HAVNES
@ VOL 8 ON MAR 10, 2017

Feedback occurs all around us; in eco systems, cell behavior, memory storage and in the concepts like talking and conversing. Eirik Havnes focuses on different uses of feedback in arts and music, with sound examples of different projects that only uses feedback as it's main medium.