The influence of focusing on Values . . . in Circle.

I was blessed again this week.  I had some wonderful Circle experiences.  The story I would like to share happened at 1/2 way house. The house serves men in recovery and returning to the community from prison.  Most of them I guess have been to prison, the one man that is still in high school,…

You know your running a good program when . . .

I live our mission, I love what we do.  I couldn’t do any of it alone.  Many people step up and work hard for our program.  I’ve gotten some really positive signs lately . . . so the top 10 reasons I know we have a good program. 1.) Referrals for something we don’t  ‘technically’…

A partnership that continues to provide! Thank you Allstate Foundation and Twin Cities Public Television!

Dear MN Channel Partner: There is an upcoming broadcast of the program you produced in partnership with the MN Channel of tpt: On the Road Together:  Teen Driving Beginning February 18, 2009, tpt will have a line-up of digital channels that will include tpt2, tptMN and the all new tptLIFE. Your upcoming broadcast will occur…

Contracting with SCVRJP for training and workshops

I really enjoy the aspect of my job, that includes traveling to train.  Someone called my board ‘progressive’ for having this part of our programming.  Your agency would pay SCVRJP a flat training day rate, plus travel and lodging expenses.  I would come train, the training fees cover my time away from being Executive Director…

Be a “Circle Star” . . . like super star, rock star, shining star!

I log on to wordpress today and a banner ad . . . make circlestarspace your own domain today, $15 a year.  WordPress invented a new concept for me!  Circle-Star!  I had planned to log on and do a blog post about getting to be my best self today.  I got to do a Circle keeper…