A Carpenter’s Belt for Principals

I remember growing up as my childhood home was being built. I loved watching the carpenters walk around constructing the walls and the cabinetry.

They were like superheroes with all the tools and gadgets on their belts. The carpenter’s belt is a rugged piece of leather craftsmanship. Without it, I’d imagine the carpenter’s job would be a slow and cumbersome chore.

The belt allows the carpenter to have the most frequently used tools at hand and ready to use.

In this week’s podcast episode (episode 91), I shared 9 tools that could likewise fit in the carpenter’s belt for principals. They are phrases you can use to help you in tough conversations.

You can listen here, and if you’ve already listened, leave me your thoughts here.