Even God Can’t Move A Parked Car

2017-12-04T14:09:10+00:00 By |

If you’re a 9th grader through college sophomore and you’re really serious about getting scholarships, I want to teach you something. I want to share something with you that I hope you remember for the rest of your life. Even God can’t move a parked car.  Even God, the Almighty, can’t move a parked car [...]

Why I’m Like A Charter Boat Captain

2017-12-04T14:09:11+00:00 By |

What is mentorship?  Mentorship is a personal developmental relationship in which a more experienced or more knowledgeable person helps to guide a less experienced or less knowledgeable person. However, true mentoring is more than just answering occasional questions or providing ad hoc help. It is about an ongoing relationship of learning, dialogue, and challenge.  The person in receipt [...]

Why It’s NOT Okay to Fake It ‘Til You Make It

2015-06-01T22:23:47+00:00 By |

Often, in my work with teens, it becomes very obvious that some are faking it.  I’m talking about when they tell me and their parents they’re going to do something: they’re going to apply for xx number of scholarships, they’re going to do this, that, or the other. And then they don’t. They tell their parents and they [...]