by Darcy Bien
The other night my son, Logan, a sophomore at The Seven Hills School, told me his teacher, Marcus Twyford, reminds students to “Guide, not Give.” This simple, powerful phrase struck me in many ways.
Guide not give: the antithesis of Gumball Management
My business partner, Cyndi, explains gumball management like this: put a quarter in the machine and receive a shiny gumball (aka. the answer) instead of using the opportunity to train and teach.