High Five Principles
CHANGE IS CONSTANT
We change constantly and so does the
world around us-including the working world. Because a single occupation will no
longer take workers from the beginning to the end of their working lives,
adaptability is an important skill to carry into the future.
LEARNING IS ONGOING
Graduating from high school or
college doesn't mean that your education is complete. Opportunities to learn are
everywhere! Learn to recognize them and make your learning a lifelong
FOCUS ON THE JOURNEY
Traveling through life is like
traveling down a road: having a destination gives direction, but most of the
time is spent moving along. Pay attention to the journey with all its pitfalls,
sidetracks, opportunities, and highways to new destinations.
FOLLOW YOUR HEART
Dreaming about your future can help you
understand what you really want in life. Knowing what you want and keeping it in
your mind can give you the motivation you need to deal with life's challenges.
Never be afraid to dream.
ACCESS YOUR ALLIES
The journey of life is not taken
alone. Friends, family, teachers, neighbors--any of them can be willing and
helpful allies when it comes to judging what steps to take in life's path.