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The Future Home of Iditarod Dreams: When a Plan Comes Together

The Future Home of Iditarod Dreams: When a Plan Comes Together I love it when a plan comes together. That was a famous line said by Hannibal in the 1980s TV series the A-Team. Yesterday was just that; plans coming together. I never thought I would get so excited to get a box of tools from the post office but …

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The Future Home of Iditarod Dreams: Welcome to the Neighborhood

Welcome to the Neighborhood! Today was a good day. I got the doors painted and met the neighbors. This truly is a mushers paradise. There are mushers all around me. Three that I know of and two of them run Siberians! I can sit in my quasi-living room and see the tallest peak in North America, Mount McKinley, some call …

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The Future Home of Iditarod Dreams: August 8, 2010

The Future Home of Iditarod Dreams: Team Ineka in Alaska August 8, 2010 I have been in Alaska for seven days. As I sit here in my new home I can only conger images of DIY Network’s Renovation Reality show. It is a show that follows the exploits of homeowners as they “try”, yes the operative word is TRY to …

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The Future of Iditarod Dreams: Team Ineka-Part 3

The Future of Iditarod Dreams- Team Ineka Part 3 “Congratulations!! You own a home in Alaska! The Deed was just recorded” Text from Dave S. realtor and friend  on July 20, 2010 So now the journey begins. Only just one week after the passing of our dear friend, our dog Ineka, and the inspiration for Team Ineka and the future …

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New Successes, Creative Ideas and our Culture

By Robert Forto This article was originally posted on our old blog (http://www.fortoblog.com) I will continue the series here. This is a new day of a new week of a new month of a new decade in a new century. It is special isn’t it? Last year was a tough year for all of us in this recessed economy where …

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Coaching for Peak Performance

By Robert Forto If you are a small business owner and you want to have a leading edge in your industry consider coaching for peak performance. If you want any of the following give Dr. Robert Forto, a call at 303-578-9881 or contact him anytime through this website. Would you like to: Recruit the best Make effective change Achieve goals …

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The Future Home of Iditarod Dreams Part 2

The Future of Iditarod Dreams Part 2 If you got a chance to listen to the latest episode of the Mush! You Huskies Radio show you will know by now that the future home of the Team Ineka mushing kennel will be in Willow, Alaska. Listen to the show here: Team Ineka in Alaska After almost six months of traveling …

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Early Dog Sledding Innovations

Early Dog Sledding Innovations The hitching of several dogs to a whalebone or wood toboggan was a significant advancement.  The whalebone toboggan of the Bering Sea regions and the narrow wooden toboggan of the Athabascan Indians of the Interior were still in use up until the beginning of the twentieth century.  Even today, in the Barter Island region of the …

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Coaching for Peak Performance

Coaching for Peak Performance By Robert Forto, PhD If you are a small business owner and you want to have a leading edge in your industry consider coaching for peak performance. If you want any of the following give Dr. Robert Forto, a call at 303-522-1727 or contact him anytime through this website. Would you like to: Recruit the best …

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Influential People in the Development of Learning Theory Part 2

By Robert Forto Pavlov, Thorndike, and Watson Many attribute the beginning point of modern theories of behavior to Ivan Pavlov (1849-1936).  A Russian physiologist, and Nobel Prize winner, Pavlov studied digestion in dogs.  While conducting this research he observed his canine subjects salivating before the food was presented.  Pavlov reasoned that his dogs were displaying this behavior in response to …

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