The "Can Do" Attitude

It is easy to get caught up in thinking about all the things that are holding you back from being able to do something. Whether you do not have enough money to go abroad, the ...

Gaining Wisdom Beyond Your Years

We learn in many different ways: through people, places, experiences… Some of the greatest lessons learned come from people who walked in similar shoes years ago. People who have years of experience on us. People ...

Be a Mentor, Change a Life

Be a Mentor, Change a Life Mentoring has the potential to significantly affect two lives: the person you mentor and yourself. Through formal mentoring programs or by simply tutoring a younger student, smart girls are ...

Turning Failure Into Success

We all fail at something every once in awhile. However, it is never a real failure, unless you make it one. Failure can be defined as lack of success, but this definition can be turned ...

Making SMART Goals

Have you ever made a resolution for the new year and then forgot what it was by the end of January? If this has ever happened to you, you might consider making SMART goals. The ...

Actions >>> Words

We have all heard the phrase “actions speak louder than words,” but we might not realize how true this actually is. Your actions can have lasting impacts on people, organizations, communities, schools, companies, and even ...

Proper Cell Phone Etiquette

Cell phones have completely transformed  the way people in modern society talk with one another. They have made communication faster and easier, but they have also interrupted daily human interactions. Cell phones have made their ...

The Power of "Snail Mail"

How many times have you opened an email or a text message with a huge smile on your face and the feeling that someone cares enough about you to take the time to send that ...