Life Skills

Self-Discovery and Skill Development for Success in Life and Work

Meet one of our amazing community-based partners who are equipping young people to succeed in school, work, and life. 

4 Recommendations to Move the Needle On Women's Economic Empowerment

What can development organizations do to advance women's economic empowerment?

2 Ways Life Skills Training Meets Global Workforce Needs

Learn more about the 2020 Global Talent Trends report and how life skills respond to the needs expressed in the findings.

1 Million Young Women Will Learn Life Skills, For Free, with Passport to Success® Traveler

Passport to Success® Traveler is a free, game-based digital training course responds to a global need for young people to learn life skills such as self-confidence, responsibility, and problem-solving.

Students in Nashville Thrive When They Build These Skills

In mid-September, Bethany Cole, a poised and confident 18-year-old, shared her goal of becoming an immunologist with a rapt audience of over 11,000 Rodan + Fields consultants.

Trash Talk Won't Create Positive Change in Baltimore, It Will Require Leading by Example

During summer vacation, many of Baltimore City's young residents find employment through Baltimore Summer Skill-Builders (BSSB), a branch of the city's YouthWorks (YW) initiative that couples project-based...

Young People Tell Us What Education Means to Them & 7 Ways to Improve It

This International Youth Day, hear from 20 young people in 9 countries.

The Value of Skill-Building & Education, with Katie Fallon of Hilton

Hear from Katie Fallon, Executive Vice President and Global Head of Corporate Affairs at Hilton.

With McDonald's, We're Bringing Youth Opportunity to D.C. Metro Area

The Youth Opportunity initiative, piloted in Chicago, comes to D.C. and Maryland.

4 Methods for Addressing Rural Youth Needs Holistically

What if real progress lies, not in top-down, one-size-fits-all solutions, but in incremental, grassroots-driven change?