Developmental Asset #15: Positive Peer Influence

Adolescents often invest a great deal of time, energy, and emotion in their social circle. Much of their identity may be defined by who their friends are and how they are treated by their peer group. It is of great benefit for a teenager to spend time with friends who are doing well for themselves … Continue reading Developmental Asset #15: Positive Peer Influence

Let’s Be Friends

The other day I was introduced to the owner of a local business by my sister. Several days later my daughter dropped off a resume. We happen to be in the area the next day so we popped back in to make sure he had gotten the resume. He had seen it but told us, in no … Continue reading Let’s Be Friends