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Empathy: the key to a better world

Empathy Is a Crucial Life Skill for At-Risk Youth Empathy is the ability to understand the world from another’s point of view. When you feel anothe...

Five Quotes to Ponder

Life is a perpetual quest for knowledge. Here are 5 quotes from some of history’s smartest people to help you in your own personal journey. For mor...

Tallahassee Airport Guest Service Desk Employee Gets Noticed!

It was another day on the job for Mary, assisting frazzled travelers and pointing people toward their flights at Tallahassee Regional Airport’s Gue...

Islamic State Recruits Are Young, Angry And Rebellious

In a recent issue of the Huffington Post, Jessica Elgot writes that going off to fight for a “noble” cause is an exciting prospect for a young man ...

ARISE Helps Educate Young Ladies in Decision Making, Emotional and Interpersonal skills.

With a generous grant ARISE received from the Rotary Club of Key Biscayne, funding was awarded to Jacqueline Louis, founder of Beautiful Beauties o...

Teaching Pre-Schoolers Life Skills to Create a Ripple Effect For Us All

In an article  on SouthCoastToday.com, Catherine Rampell recently wrote about President Obama’s proposed universal pre-kindergarten as a means of h...

Taneka’s Tales: Urban Fables brought to you by ARISE Life Skills & Training

Everyone loves a good story. Stories are memorable. They inspire empathy, encourage imagination and have the capacity to be great teaching tools. M...

Stress, Frustration and Anger Affects Your Body and Your Behavior

If you feel that learning to manage, stress, anger and frustration are life skills you could benefit from, register for Drop it at the Door, a one ...

10 Tips for Becoming a Smart Shopper

Remember that “a fool and his money are soon parted.” Return purchases that you’re not happy with. Always save your receipts. Even if you don’t re...

Life Skills Taught Here in Staten Island, NY!

Gerard Carter Community Center in Staten Island, NY Uses ARISE LIFE Skills books  Gerard Carter Community Center in Staten Island, NY has adopted t...

Anger Management & Communication Skills are Mandatory

Many people do not achieve their desired goals, not because of inefficiency, but because they lack positive thinking. Positive thinking is not a li...

10 quotes for success

Here are 10 quotes to live by, from our Get Smart series of books. How different our lives are when we really know what is deeply important to us,...