TRAINING TUESDAY PODCAST 066 (An interview with Dr. Amy M. Smith, Director of Educational Programs, Career Training Concepts, Inc.)

THIS WEEK:  Awareness or Strategies; Direct Engagement; 88%; Core Values; Character Education; Manage Your Self Talk

Teacher Appreciation Week

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Today an interview with:

Amy M. Smith, Ph.D.
Director of Educational Programs
Career Training Concepts, Inc.
Cell: 470-258-0404
Office: 678-405-5670
Toll Free:  888-326-9229 (H.E.A.R.)

EXPERT BADGE TRAINING (those committed to their craft)

You Find What You Are Looking For; Jeb Blount at Sales Gravy
  • Keep good company
  • Invest in yourself
  • Manage your self talk


  1. How will you utilize National Teachers Appreciation Day, 3 May 2016, to further develop key relationships?
  2. What is the difference between awareness and providing strategies?
  3. List 3 Features and Benefits of the H.E.A.R. program that you would mention in your discussion with educators?
  4. One concept Amy mentioned was “character education”.  In what ways can you integrate this into your current SEV?
  5. In what ways does your self talk need to change?


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