Empowering women through the Women’s Success Center

January 31, 2018

Reading Time: 2 minutes Women at UVU lag behind the national higher education enrollment headcount by 12 percent according to the U.S. Census Bureau. Tara Ivie, senior director for the Women’s Success Center, speculates that women are taking significant breaks from their college experience. She said that the university has a higher enrollment of females than males at UVU […]

Expert Opinions: Three steps successful people take to make friends

March 9, 2016

Reading Time: 2 minutes There is a common phrase, “it isn’t what you know, but who you know” that leads you to success. Perhaps it is over quoted, but that is because it is so applicable to every situation in life such as work, school or personal relationships. Friends make life easier partly by opening doors that you didn’t […]

Expert Opinions: Three excuses successful people never use to procrastinate

March 9, 2016

Reading Time: 3 minutes Believe it or not, successful people procrastinate. Success isn’t about always avoiding procrastination, but about picking your battles. Among the thousands of reasons to procrastinate, here are three common situations where you can avoid procrastinating. Reason 1: Someone asked me to do a last minute meeting or brief so I need to prepare for that […]

Olympic spirit: Pass it on

July 28, 2012

Reading Time: 3 minutes Few things in life can bring people together and make all the evil and trivial things in the world retreat into the shadows like sports can. For the next two weeks, presidential politics, war, violence and economic fear will take a backseat to competition, sportsmanship, national pride and triumph of the human spirit. For many, […]