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All It Takes Is a Little…

For all the talk of the millennial generation's "self-esteem on steroids," it's startling how often one finds the opposite. More like self-esteem on Chiclets. Most live somewhere in the middle—which of course is a good…

All It Takes Is a Little…

For all the talk of millennials having "self-esteem on steroids," it's startling how often one finds just the opposite. More like self-esteem on oyster crackers. Yet it doesn't have to stay that way, as shown by the…

"They Fumbled at the…

When you were in school, did you ever do something off-the-charts foolish? Not on purpose? My freshman year of college toward the end of fall term, in the one course in which I was earning a solid A, I slept through the…

Where Could You Use a…

So we're 18 days into the New Year, and already I've heard several people (myself included) say they need to adjust key parts of their lives. A few examples: The high school student managing the stress of college…

3 More Proven Remedies…

How do you bounce back when life piles up, when you don't feel well, and the rate you're going just isn't sustainable? Mac and cheese helps, probably more than it should, but we'll get to that.You get through it one step…

7 Tips for College…

Take a deep breath. You’re standing at a crossroads you haven’t faced before. And yes, you probably should be a little As they say in the U.S. Navy, “If you can keep your head when all about you are losing theirs,…

Want the Job? Write a…

Following up the interview with a thank-you letter is such a simple way to boost your candidacy, yet it’s rarely done. When I speak with employers, I often hear how few letters they receive, and what a difference it…

Internships: The Longest…

Here's the great news about internships: When they go well, they have the power to boost your career to whole new levels. Internships help you gain professional experience, make contacts, and increase your…