Here we are again. Another semester is ending, and this will be my last few weeks at Propel. So, with my time here coming to an end, where is my project now? Is it what I expected it to be? Did I complete my goals? Am I on track or did some things get left behind? … Continue reading Is it the End, or a New Beginning in Disguise?
Do you find yourself feeling overwhelmed in a project you are pursuing? Do you often find yourself thinking over and over again how much time you have left to complete said project? I know I have. In the Propel program we try to eliminate or at least lessen these stresses. We do this by implementing a Gantt … Continue reading Pursuing a big Project? Try this out!
Do you ever have times where you doubt yourself? Maybe about how good you are at a sport or how well you can sing. Well, for the past couple of months I have constantly been doubting myself about how productive I am. Some-days I know I was super productive, and I couldn’t possibly fit in more … Continue reading Having some doubts? Maybe you Need to Re-evaluate your Project’s Purpose.
Our teachers constantly tell us “work, with the end in mind”. If your anything like me, you might be a bit confused by this saying at first. To clarify, it essentially means what is your product going to look like when it is completely finished. For example, If you are hosting a fundraiser this might mean you should think about what will it sound like, what activities do you … Continue reading “With the End in Mind”
Everyday for the past week I have been extremely excited to go to school. I know what you may be thinking, “a teenager excited for school?!” Trust me, I have been surprising myself too. When I wake up in the morning I am like your everyday teenager, groggy and only a little alive inside. As the morning progresses only a portion of my brain … Continue reading Finding Excitement in my Education
It has come to that time of year again. The Christmas trees slightly cover the waiting presents, Hanukkah candles are out on display, and children of all ages are overwhelmed with joy. Winter break is upon us. Most people can't wait for that special day where they open up new presents from their family and friends. I am not one of these people. … Continue reading The Gift of New Experiences
Do you procrastinate? If you are like most people that I know the answer is most defiantly yes. I am no different. The tools that I use to procrastinate is YouTube, Instagram, or other things. As an example, the other day when I had to finish an assignment and instead I thought " I want to become … Continue reading 4 Tips for Staying Organized