advice

Advice that will put you on the path to success; tips, tricks and nuggets of wisdom from trusted experts and motivational mentors.

Jarrod Foster3 months ago
J's Journal
When you get confused sometimes, it is hard to be solid in anything that you are doing. I find myself looking and reaching out to people, activities, and experiences to fill that void and they never w...
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Shauna Campbell 3 months ago
Shine Bright
Don’t allow what people have to say about you affect you. Not everyone is going to like you. Once you realize that then it will be much easier to float on through life. Whether you do good in this wor...
Elianor M.A.3 months ago
Happiness 101: The Right Way to Deal with Stress
I'm the most stressed out person I know. I mean, it's so easy for anyone to constantly worry about the future and forget about the present. "What if I don't get into medical school?" or "What if I'll ...
Live Your Life—Unleashed!!!
The image of a leash spoke volumes today. Leashes of leather and steel, of nylon and elastic. Leashes that offer owners a tight rein on their pets, leashes that give the animal the illusion of freedom...
Justyna Kriger3 months ago
L.I.F.E.
There are some moments in our life when circumstances push us to grow up immediately. You are young, and your life is easy: Loving family, great social life, traveling the world, one of the best Unive...
Prateek Kathial3 months ago
A Glass of Wine
August, 27 2018, six years ago today, I sat on a plane for the first time, flying from India to Canada. I wasn't scared, I wasn't unhappy for leaving everyone behind; I guess I wasn't excited either! ...
Evan Ellacott3 months ago
Smiley Egg
I took this picture over two years ago. As I had recently learned about Vocal and how you use pictures to help tell a story, I thought I would look to past memories and see what I could find and share...
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Spencer Dupuis3 months ago
Getting to the Gym
Everyone has this moment in their lives. The, "I should probably start going to the gym," moment. For some it may be easy to just say to themselves, "You know what? I'm going to go to the gym today"—a...
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Shauna Campbell 3 months ago
Time to Achieve Those Dreams
If you want something bad enough, you will do anything to achieve it. If you want change, you will do anything for change. When you are tired of living paycheck to paycheck, barely able to survive, th...
Zachary Boulanger3 months ago
Slow Down, Look Up, and Feel the Beauty
I'm the type of guy who's always in a rush. I don't like to spend time waiting when I can be doing something or achieving my next goal. But I have recently come to realize my big mistake in rushing to...
Aleea Whitmire3 months ago
If I Had Known Then
Dear teenage me, Slow down, sweet child, there is no rush to grow up so fast. You have your entire life to be a boring adult. I wish someone had told me how important these pre-adulthood years were. W...
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Alma Garcia3 months ago
Revival...
A wise human once told me, "A person can die at 30 but be buried at 73," she then waited so what she had said could really sink in. She proceeded to explain that when people become used to routine, da...
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Shauna Campbell 3 months ago
Stress
Stress! Stress is a mental or emotional strain which is caused from extreme pressure or tension. Stressing is the way that your body tells you that enough is enough and it just can't take anymore. Str...
Hope Talbott3 months ago
Loving
Loving ourselves comes difficulty, much more so than loving others. We as people tend to look past flaws in others and love them as they are, or even embrace flaws as strengths while focusing on the f...
Michael Jared3 months ago
Coping Skills to Get You Through the Day
No one can say they’ve had the perfect life when, at one point or another, they've felt bad about themselves. Whether it be family issues, bullying, uncertainty about the future, or anything else; we ...
Deviant Devour3 months ago
The Truth will Set You Free, but First it Will Pizzazz You Off
Approval and admiration is more sought over than the "truth." The truth hurts at times because think about it, often times being wrong or questioning our outlook on life feels unnatural. For some, it ...
Michelle Schultz3 months ago
10 Reasons To Pack Up and Leave Right Now
About four years ago, I packed up all of my stuff and just moved away, in the matter of a week. It was by far, the greatest and scariest thing I have ever done and even though when I got to where I wa...
Tajah Calderon3 months ago
3 Simple Lessons
As I sit here at 3:53 AM, I think to myself, how did I get to where I am today, then it hit me. Throughout my life I have learned some important things. The things I’ve learned came from simple mistak...