Executive Summary: Rick Burt

Rick Burt, the training and development manager for Alpha Gamma Delta International Fraternity, would be a flight attendant if he wasn't doing this.

On my desk right now

2017 staff-development plan, project timeline for our summer educational conference, LMS proposals, 2017 educational programs assessment

My three goals for 2017

  1. Sit for the CAE exam
  2. Present at an ASAE meeting
  3. Spend more time reading for leisure

My media mix

TV: How to Get Away With Murder, The Real O’Neals, Modern Family
Music: Shirley Caesar, Billy Joel, Elton John
Podcast: AxeFiles
Publications: Inside Higher Education, Chronicle of Higher Education
Blogs: Fraternal Thoughts, Boarding Area, Chief Learning Officer

If I weren’t doing this, I’d …

… be a flight attendant traveling the world.

My secret to work-life balance

Untethering by spending time in the gym and with friends—either on a quick getaway or reminiscing about past trips

The best advice I ever got

Embrace failure. It’s when the learning really occurs.

(Chris Bucher)

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