Why Austin Powers Failed

“Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.”
Benjamin Franklin

Austin Powers had crushed it and it had all been Charlie’s idea… which is why on Monday morning Charlie walked into the meeting with a triumphant look on his face.

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Getting Hands On

Teachers know that learning by doing, or experiential learning, is more effective than traditional rote learning. You can explain the idea of a microscope, but there’s no substitute for looking through that lens yourself.

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Lessons from a Con Man

It turns out you can learn a lot from watching a street hustler plying his trade upon unsuspecting tourists. As a trade show exhibitor, one of your most important jobs is to stop people walking by and persuade them to give you a few moments of their precious time. Watch how a pro does it in the video below...

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