Monthly Archives: December 2010

The tale of two students (part 1)

goal_settingI’d like to share with you the experiences of two students: one who is working at succeeding and the other who is not.

The first student — I’ll call her Aly — is determined to score well in her college level courses and is doing what’s necessary  to make that happen. The second — I’ll call her Erika — wants to score well but she’s often distracted and her grades are sub-par.

What’s going on?  Aly is focused, Erika is not. Focus means having a goal and taking actions that get you to it. That’s what Read more ›

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