Theory

What Makes a Great Leader?

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Weekly Musings – Our Curriculum

I think curriculum has become such a bad word thanks to the disarray of our public school systems and the seemingly non-stop stream of bad media it receives. There are champions of education everywhere, and it has always been difficult. Always. We have this illusion that things are supposed to be easy and accomplished with …

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Why is “Old School” the “New School” of Thought? A Case for Old School Renaissance

Why is “old school” the “new school” of thought? Aside from the fact that Pat Keller might simply be running out of ideas with his backyard run on the Green River Narrows, there is no doubt that when he took his Dagger RPM and splatted “The Notch,” that he sparked a re-revolution in paddle sports. …

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Who is the Real Target? Recent Toys “R” Us Ad Stirs the Pot

A recent advertisement by Toys “R” Us has stirred a great deal of controversy as of late and there really is no question as to why. Toys “R” Us pits nature vs. toys (consumption), with a group of school children who are fooled into thinking that they are going on a nature field trip, but …

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I DON’T WANT A HAIRCUT: Musings on not Paying for Stuff

I haven’t had a haircut since January of 2012. I know, I know… why is this on the H2o Dreams blog? I would be wondering the same thing except for the fact that I’ve been complaining about not having a haircut to Chris for about six months. It’s not that I don’t want to cut …

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Strategy is Your Style

[youtube_sc url=”http://youtu.be/Zqd3C3eGYL8″ width=”640″ height=”360″] Strategy may be a crude description of a boaters style to running the river. And as in life, boating has many different styles and approaches for various scenarios. With this in mind I present our next topic as merely a presentation of some of the style and strategy I use to …

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