So you have made the decision to attend college. Good for you! What an amazing decision to continue your education in the hopes of getting a better job. However, now you have to decide what is the right major for you. This can be quite tricky because you want to choose something that you are passionate about but also something that you can market as a perfect tool for a job. This is a decision … [Read more...] about How to Choose the Right Major for You in College
The future has yet to arrive for you, but the decisions you make today have a direct impact on your future. One major decision that greatly affects your future is deciding whether or not to attend college or further that degree with graduate school. How can you tell if higher education is the right move for you? Here are the three key questions to ask yourself when deciding to attend … [Read more...] about Is Higher Education Right For You?
I'm packing my bags for Alexandria, VA and heading off to present at the Mental Health America Conference this week! The Power of Storytelling Gutless, Grateful and the Power of Words: Healing Through Our Stories I couldn't be more excited to be part of this year's conference. And this year's theme particularly excited me: Media, Messaging and Mental Health. In their own words: MHA's … [Read more...] about 25 Ways to Fight Stigma in the Media
Another class has sat through their commencement speeches, feeling briefly inspired by whatever leader of industry their university hired, only to have their bubbles collapse as their grandmothers ask, “Now what?” With the effects of the Great Recession lingering, former students are increasingly out of options and hope - at least, that is what we are told. I graduated university last year, … [Read more...] about 5 Lies About Post-Grad Life