Looking back at your journey, think about the people who helped shape your growth. Chances are, you’re thinking about your mentors – the individuals who helped you pursue and achieve your goals through support, counsel, and encouragement. Mentoring, at its core, guarantees young people that there is someone who cares about them, assures them they…Continue Reading Who Are Your Mentors?
Recently I attended a conference and had the opportunity to enjoy dinner with two strangers. Throughout the dinner, one of the strangers began to ask questions about our families, careers, challenges, and joys in life. We shared our past successes and struggles, learning the depth of each other’s trials, accomplishments, and strength. By the time…Continue Reading The Value Of Your Story
Somewhere I read the story of starfish thrower who would walk along the beach throwing stranded starfish back into the ocean. Someone approached him and said, what you are doing will not make a difference as there are thousands of them stranded on the beach. The man picked up another starfish and threw it back…Continue Reading UCBLN is “Making a Difference”