My University Experience: 4 Years of Lessons Condensed

I was not born with extraordinary skills, talents, or abilities. Where I have excelled is sheer determination, passion, and drive. My name is Georges Khalife, and I am a recent graduate from the Telfer School of Management. Year I: In May, after all exams are complete and pencils are banished from their planes of sight, many …

Get It Done: The Blueprint to Setting and Accomplishing Goals

How many times have you promised more for yourself?  Every day millions of people wake up imprisoned in a bubble of complacency. As we navigate through our daily routines, we seldom forget that life has more to offer. As I delve into this article, remember that although everyone says they want to be successful, very …

Emotional Intelligence: Perceiving Situations Positively

How many of you reading this article have experienced pain, sadness, and/or hurt? I know I have. Life will not always be filled with happiness, but in the midst of this eerie state, how many of us rise above the pain and see things in a different light? Every situation you encounter can be viewed …

Infusing the Generation Gap

By: A Millennial In the classroom, we are taught that a company’s most important goal is to maximize shareholder wealth. As we enter the real-world and commence our careers, we then understand that a company is driven by people (or human capital). A significant challenge that companies are now facing is adapting to the change …

The Voyage: A Short Story on Overcoming Obstacles and Succeeding in Life

It was a misty morning when a young man arose startled from what seemed to be a comforting sleep. Dazed, confused, and barely conscious his body lifted him upwards as his eyes began scanning the surroundings. Stepping foot on the cold wooden floor, he made his way to the boats main deck. As he opened …