January, 2022

20 ways to improve your performing arts portfolio
January 26, 2022

20 tips for your performing arts portfolio

There are tons of career opportunities for performing artists. The internet is loaded with evidence of other successful young people living as thriving artists, not starving …

sports are temporary, personal stories are forever
January 19, 2022

Preparing a student-athlete for life after sports

When it comes time for college admissions or job interviews, student-athletes need to be ready to answer questions that get to the heart of who they …

helping high school administrators deliver student-centered education
January 17, 2022

Helping high school administrators deliver student-centered education

No two humans are completely alike – not even biological twins. One of the most rewarding aspects of being a mentor is helping a person figure …

how to hire high school and college students
January 12, 2022

Best practices: How to hire high school & college students

Employers need an alternative to resumes. A hundred years ago, sorting and sifting applications and resumes was a laborious task. Companies would assign staff to read …

how to answer
January 10, 2022

How to answer “Tell me about yourself”

It’s completely normal to feel uncomfortable when someone says “Tell me about yourself.” From the days of kindergarten, we’re trained to conform with the masses. Talking …

advice for young entrepreneurs
January 3, 2022

Advice for young entrepreneurs

“I’m still in high school, but I want to be an entrepreneur!” There are undeniable appeals to being labeled an entrepreneur. Words like ambitious, smart, resourceful, …