25_Going-Under-the-Knife_CASTTeens might have cosmetic surgery for a number of reasons, including to remove acne scars, change their noses, and make their breasts smaller or bigger. But if there’s something you don’t like about your body, your best bet is to try to work on how you feel about it. Your attitude can make a big difference. Try to focus on what you like about yourself. And remember that you’ve got lots more to offer the world than just how you look. Continue Reading…

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Americans are known for their creativity and innovation. In fact, it has been said by futurists that Japan may out manufacture US, but they will never out innovate them. Recent statistics in a Wired survey (2012) showed that 9 out of 10 of the most innovative companies in world are US companies. In fact in a slightly broader spectrum, 44 of 50 of the most innovative companies around the world are US companies.

What is Creativity? Is it different from Innovation? Continue Reading…

 Embrace Your Youth

January 27, 2017 — Leave a comment

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Youth can be referred to as the time of life when one is young.  It also identifies a particular mindset of attitude. It is also defined as a social position that reflects the meanings different cultures and societies give to individuals between childhood and adulthood. It is no doubt that youth is the life stage of constructing the self-concept that is influenced by several variables such as peers, lifestyle, gender, and culture. It is the time of a person’s life in which they make choices which will affect their future.

How do you see yourself as an individual? What’s your identity? What are the choices you make today that are beneficial for you and people around you? Here are three youths who dared to conquer the unknown. Continue Reading…

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We live in a world where many things are mass produced. Not that there is anything necessarily wrong with that. It’s great that some things are manufactured in massive quantities in order to fill a worldwide demand for them.

But it’s also wonderful that more people everywhere are beginning to embrace things that are made by hand in small quantities. In case you hadn’t heard, here is why handmade matters. Continue Reading…

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With the growing technology, social media and networking sites, sexual predators can now lurk online behind a veil of anonymity and target potential vulnerable victims, who are usually in their teens. Continue Reading…