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The Roots of Achievement, Part 2: Experiences
Posted October 7, 2019 by Mark Perna
Achievement doesn’t happen overnight. Like a tree, it has roots. And it’s the strength and depth of the roots that...
The Roots of Achievement, Part 1: Academics
Posted September 23, 2019 by Mark Perna
A successful education and career path is like a tree. We see and admire the sturdy trunk, the spreading branches,...
Soft Skills…Are You Kidding Me?
Posted April 8, 2019 by Mark Perna
Are soft skills important in the age of the technical skills gap? Yes, they are—more than ever. In 2016, The...
Building a Planning Culture with the Career Tree
Posted January 24, 2019 by Mark Perna
Last year, we unveiled the new Root System Career Plan that helps your students create their personal, viable plans of...
TFS Founder’s Perspective: The Competitive Advantage of a Planning Culture
Posted January 22, 2018 by Mark Perna
“Failing to plan is planning to fail.” — Allan Lakein I’m convinced that the art of productive planning is largely...
Top Career Exploration Resource Websites
Posted December 12, 2017 by Mark Perna
When it comes to educational choices and career direction, young people today don’t know what they don’t know. It’s not...
Recruiting More Right Students with the Career Tree
Posted November 30, 2017 by Mark Perna
The Career Tree ignites the motivation of your current students, but it’s also an amazing recruitment tool. Yes, it’s the...
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