WHY NOT YOU?

    I admire and respect those among us who are devoted and dedicated to their purpose and never give…

THE 8 HABITS OF TOP COLLEGE STUDENTS

  Going to college is an extraordinary experience. It is a time to explore and study new things, and it…

HAPPINESS IS FREE

  How happy are you? A 2016 Harris poll reported that only 38% of people say they are happy with…

MAKE THE RIGHT CHOICE

We do not have choices about our genes, the size of shoes we wear,  but we definitely have choices that…

ARE YOU READY FOR THE DEBATE?

Studies show that watching or attending a debate will impact your vote.  The 2016 presidential election will determine our future…

REASONS WHY COLLEGE GRADUATES CAN’T GET HIRED

The disconnection between the needs of the working world and academia is greater than ever.  According to a new survey…

HIGH SCHOOL EDUCATION: A quiet disaster and a threat to our future

High School Students NOT Ready For College According to the 2016 American College Testing report (ACT) high school graduates are…

THESE BOOKS WILL CHANGE YOUR LIFE

There is no secret that successful people are voracious readers. For instance, Mark Zuckerberg read last year 23 books as…

DEAR TEACHERS, THANK YOU!

Thank you to ALL teachers everywhere!   We know that teachers deserve much more than just "appreciation" and I hope…

WHY COLLEGE GRADUATION RATES MATTER?

Many full-time college students struggle to graduate on time.  According to the federal government, full-time students have three years to complete…

PREDICTABLE SUCCESS

Success is not an accident.  Successful people think differently- they have a different mindset. A growth mindset. An “I CAN…

ARE YOU A SUCCESSFUL ONLINE COLLEGE STUDENT?

There is a misconception that online classes are not as difficult as traditional classes. To the contrary, I believe online…

MAKE RESOLUTIONS THAT LAST A LIFETIME NOT A YEAR

What are your resolutions for this year? How did you do last year? Each year (each day) we have another…

DO YOU WANT TO BE SUCCESSFUL, HAPPY AND HEALTHY? IT IS YOUR CHOICE

  The best life is the one in which we make our own decisions and take responsibility for our own…

FIVE EFFECTIVE STUDENT RETENTION STRATEGIES

One of the most challenging problems facing colleges and universities today is student retention.  Higher education institutions spend a lot…

LESSON LEARNED FROM RUNNING A MARATHON

Every year, first Sunday in November, over 50, 000 runners from around the world participate in the world's largest race…

Which country is doing the best job in preparing students for the global workforce?

Which country is doing the best job in preparing students for the global workforce? According to the annual global educational…

Leadership In Focus

The Stanford online collection of videos, case vignettes, teaching, and learning resources are designed to enhance leadership development for individuals,…

Sir Ken Robinson: How to Escape Education’s Death Valley

Many people, especially Educators, have heard of Sir Ken Robinson and his brilliant Ted Talks such as this one about…

TIME MANAGEMENT: WORK SMARTER NOT HARDER

TIME MANAGEMENT: Are you working smarter or harder? We often hear people say, “I don’t have enough time”. We all…