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Toxic, Tough, or Feeling Threatened? (Guest blogger of the month – February 2011)

Image source – by Dreamstime This word ‘toxic’ is being bandied around a lot and used to describe people or systems that are challenging for various reasons. It appears to be almost commonplace in the academic, health, and local government … Continue reading

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INVITED BLOGGER OF THE MONTH (September 2010): On choosing to teach: a professor reflects (Part 1)

  In mid-1987 I received a telephone call from a university in New Zealand inviting me to take up a teaching position. I was working out the end of my employment with a high-tech systems company in Belgium. The call … Continue reading

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