Ascendant Design
and Training, LLC


Wednesday Wisdom: October 2020

By Bridget Manley

October 7, 2020

Lifelong learning + compassion for others = a winning formula for life.

We have a personal philosophy, too. We believe learning is a humanizing enterprise that makes people better equipped to empower themselves and uplift others.

October 14, 2020

Makes you think, doesn't it? Our daily choices have a big role in shaping our success.

What are you doing today to build character and prepare yourself for the future?

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October 28, 2020

We love this quote from one of America's most beloved TV educators, Alton Brown. (Who else learned how to cook by watching "Good Eats"?)

Make your next online course more effective by injecting some lightheartedness. Use a humorous story to illustrate a point. Crack a joke now and then. You don't have to be deadly serious for learners to take you or your content seriously.

Now, more than ever, learners need your joy and enthusiasm as much as they need your expertise.