Culture

The Art of the Imperfect

By admin on Feb 26, 2013 11:40:33 AM in Core Values, Professional Growth, Employee Wellness

When it comes to art, the ability to draw a straight line seems like a fundamental skill to have with nearly any medium. Phil Hansen can't draw a straight line. But he can create some fantastic artistic pieces. In this short Ted Talk that I shared...

You can take away our keys, and you can take away our phones, but you can't take away our dreams...

By Lawline Staff on Feb 22, 2013 9:52:19 AM in Team-Building Events, Professional Growth, Our Employees, Employee Wellness

Because, we're like sleeping when we have them!

Valentine's Day Presentation

By Meredith Cohen on Feb 19, 2013 10:18:14 AM in Core Values, Employee Wellness

This Valentine's Day I decided to show a short film entitled "One Step Forward" because it exemplified several of our core values. Initially, I wanted to show the film because of how well the protagonist exuded optimism. After doing a little...

Patrick Henry Hughes - An Inspirational Person

By Lawline Staff on Feb 12, 2013 2:39:41 PM in Core Values, Professional Growth, Employee Wellness

Friday Morning Pep Talk

By Lawline Staff on Feb 11, 2013 11:59:10 AM in Professional Growth, Employee Wellness

Last Friday morning as NYC prepared for a weekend blizzard, I thought everyone might need a little extra inspiration to get through the day. What better way to wake everyone up in the morning than a good pep talk! This one from Kid President was...

Appreciating Our City

By Meredith Cohen on Jan 24, 2013 11:14:20 AM in Core Values, Professional Growth, Employee Wellness

For today's morning meeting, Jeff showed us a video from the group CDZA, which used New York City street names as musical inspirations. When I first saw the video back in December, I didn't fully "get" all the references. Some of the songs were...

RICHARD: December's Winner of "Exuding Optimism"

By Ambassador Ann on Jan 18, 2013 9:14:28 AM in Core Values, Employee Wellness

ANN: November's Winner of “Exuding Optimism”

By Ambassador Ann on Dec 26, 2012 3:10:57 PM in Core Values, Employee Wellness

2012 Core Value Winners!

By Lawline Staff on Dec 21, 2012 9:47:10 AM in Core Values, Professional Growth, Employee Wellness

As we know, each month a group of FurtherEd employees are awarded for best exemplifying our core values; Actively Learning, Seeking Creative Solutions, Taking Time to Help Others, Exuding Optimism and Driven to Find a Better Way. With the end of...

Presents, Dinner, and Awards - Oh My!

By Ambassador Ann on Dec 19, 2012 12:48:56 PM in Core Values, Team-Building Events, Professional Growth, Our Employees, Employee Wellness

On 12-12-12, FurtherEd had their Secret Santa exchange, Holiday Party and 2012 FurtherEd Core Values of the Year Awards.