July 30, 2021

How teen artists can thrive in the new digital economy

Art portfolios are an important part of the spikeview platform. It’s where creatives organize projects, experiences, recommendations, and more all in one online hub.  Our platform …

5 ways your family gives away personal data
June 25, 2021

5 ways your data is collected (and sold)

Ordinary life is full of contradictions. We humans are not nearly as rational as we like to think, as behaviorists have long pointed out. One daily …

storytelling in your interviews
June 23, 2021

Storytelling is the secret to successful interviews

Face-to-face interviews can be intimidating when the person you want to impress opens the meeting with “Tell me about yourself.” Of course you’re expecting them to …

tips for project-based learning in the summer
June 21, 2021

Tips for managing project-based learning in the summer

Project-based learning is a form of education that resembles life in the real world, rather than a closed-off schoolroom. Students are asked to develop an original …

high school juniors can make the most of summer vacation
June 16, 2021

6 ways high school juniors can make the most of summer

For high school juniors, summer vacation is the last big chunk of time to focus solely on their interests, hobbies, passions, career pursuits, and personal growth …

is your child on path to artistic career
June 14, 2021

Low-stress ways to figure out if your child might have an artistic life ahead

Toddlers are fearless artists and every surface in their little world is a canvas. Living room walls, couches, clothes, and faces – applications are plentiful. Little …

5 tips to master online summer school
June 4, 2021

5 tips to study better during online summer school

The COVID pandemic closed over 124,000 public schools across North America, according to the National Conference of State Legislatures. As a result, schools suddenly shifted to …

December 23, 2020

CALLING ALL STUDENTS…what’s your spikeview? Share your portfolios publicly, get access to cool opportunities

So, I’ve recently discovered spikeview and just yesterday met the impressive team of student interns and ambassadors at spikeview. Wow. spikeview, the only student portfolio platform …

November 12, 2020

Why college grads struggle

Someone said to me, “I think we need to stop pressuring kids to pick a path at 18. Take general courses, then find your passion. I …

August 7, 2020

Success Is Not Accidental: How to help plan the high-school journey with your teen and avoid the panic.

Being an involved parent is crucial to your child’s success, especially as they explore the world of possibilities in High School. Not surprisingly, many kids don’t …