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6 ways to pace the relationship building process

Nancy Marshall of Marshall Communications writes about the importance of relationships, and offers six ways to build trusted, valuable business relationships.

Top 10: Free school meals, sustainability goals, Reese’s-themed makeup

Read this week's 10 most popular food-and-beverage stories on SmartBrief.

Teaching literacy when students are below grade level

A second-grade teacher shares how she’s combatting learning loss by helping students recognize their potential.

Daily techniques to build a schoolwide culture of critical thinking

Simple techniques in daily interactions with educators, students and parents can shape a shared respect for critical thinking that’s accessible to all. Here are six techniques to get you started.

Q&A: How the pandemic will shape grocery shopping habits for years to come
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Colin Stewart, executive vice president of business intelligence at Acosta, discusses which pandemic-era changes will be part of the “new normal” and what grocery retailers can do to meet shoppers’ evolving needs.

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in the Renewables Industry

Where the renewables industry stands on DEI and how it can get better

Datassential: Subscription models shined in 2020, will see further growth

There were few bright spots for restaurants in 2020. The subscription model was one of them.

Managing type 2 diabetes with a low-carbohydrate diet
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How healthful foods can help patients live better

How to gain control over burnout, the new American epidemic

As we emerge from the pandemic, burnout and stress remain with us.

5 ways to connect with students through pop music

A music teacher reflects on the benefits to integrating popular music into her curriculum.

Simple leadership isn't simple

In our quest to keep things short and simple, too many leadership principles, talent management tools and strategic principles mistake simplicity for understanding.

Expanding a family business while preserving Its culture

Family businesses power the economy, and yet their leaders face unique challenges in leading workforces that are mostly not family members. Learn from a 4th-generation CEO on how she leads.

Keep students engaged with meals and activities all school year long
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Keep students engaged with what’s going on at school through meals and activities inspired by holidays and the seasons.

Pandemic perspectives from the ICU: Onboarding extra staff

Critical Care SmartBrief is asking readers to share their COVID-19 experience from the ICU.