Connie Hamilton: Secrets to Listening and Love Languages

Connie Hamilton on Better Leaders Better Schools Podcast

Connie Hamilton is a part time curriculum director in the rural area of Saranac Community Schools. Her career path led her from teaching elementary and middle school to being an instructional coach and principal positions in both elementary and secondary levels. When she’s not serving the staff, students, and community in her district, Connie offers professional development to schools across the nation on topics such as leadership, questioning, literacy and best practices.

https://betterleadersbetterschools.com/conniehamiltonquestions/” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener”>Connie Hamilton first appeared on Episode 062 of the show. 

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Connie Hamilton Show Highlights

  • How BLBS can make you popular … “a big deal”
  • Why being a great listener is key to being a strong leader
  • Listening can help diffuse difficult situations
  • Permission is key to listening and influence
  • How to use the 5 love languages as a leader
  • The importance of breakfast for dinner
  • Playbook for job-embedded PD
  • “They don’t need to know” is dangerous
  • Do you value compliments?
Job Embedded PD according to Connie Hamilton

Connie Hamilton Resources

http://amzn.to/2qlusJU” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener”>5 Love Languages book
 
http://www.5lovelanguages.com/profile/” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener”>5 Love Languages quiz
 
http://amzn.to/2pPh9OE” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener”>Visible learning
 
http://amzn.to/2qlofNZ” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener”>Never eat alone
 
https://twitter.com/conniehamilton” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener”>Connect with Connie on Twitter
Permission is the key to influence according to Connie Hamilton

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