Insecurity cripples us from doing our best creative work. We've all experienced the sudden jolt of uncertainty that leaves us feeling wary about what we're making or doing.
There has never been so much potential in so many hands. There have never been so many people who have wanted to turn that potential into positive impact for the sake of our world.
As white, social-justice-oriented students, one of the spaces our white privilege allows us to enter is yours, the adults who populate our world, when you voice concerns that our focus on microaggressions constitutes a bridge too far.
It is crucial to understand what our millennial generation is all about and what motivates this next generation to stay engaged, empowered and highly motivated especially in the work place.
When you truly break it down, there are two types of people in the world: those who want to be in love, and those who say they don't. The optimists and the cynics.
The underling truth about marketing is that to be successful you need to create a one-to-one relationship with your target consumer. Yet when it comes to Latin Millennials you have additional layers in the considerations that must be addressed.
At the start of the semester I ask them if they're interested in a career in sales and about 25 percent raise their hands. When I ask the same question at the end of class, about 50 percent of the hands go up.
We typically spend the majority of our lives in a work environment, and with the ubiquity of technology, there are more demands on our time and attention than ever before.
In the age of social media, the summer time can be a very strenuous season of the year. After all, this is your chance to show all your friends and creepy strangers the baller life that you live off of your un-tenured elementary school teacher salary. But get ready for fall!
The truth is that the more I read, the more I realize that many of the guiding principles written in these books are not really teaching you what is going to make you fulfilled. Your happiness is not always one size fits all.
Now that the SDGs have been adopted, it's our job to make them known and to hold global leaders accountable for financing and implementing these life-saving global goals.
It's time to take the power away from everyone else, and create your own version of perfect. Stop comparing yourself to others. Looking at somebody else's grades, shape, rewards, accomplishments or anything else has no weight on whether or not you are doing well in your life.
Recently, I connected with Pocket Sun, SoGal founder and fellow USC Trojan-female millennial entrepreneur.
The Qualcomm Robotics Accelerator class of 2015 awarded 10 companies $120 thousand dollars in funding and a 16 weeks acceleration program to get them off the ground.
These philanthropists are another group who will be looking for inspiration and challenge from the Holy Father on his visit to the United States.
You've failed the day you've stopped trying. In the words of my good friend, Johanna di Silentio: "Relax. You will become an adult. You will figure out your career. You will find someone who loves you. You have a whole lifetime; time takes time. The only way to fail at life is to abstain."