Phoenix Forward - Family


Learn how to best juggle family and education, as well as a full-time job, and make room for those you love without losing sight of your goals. (Sound difficult? It is … but it’s so worth the effort.)

Study skills

Want to be a better studier? Check out these tips

Did you know that the amount of water you drink can affect your concentration? ...

Money management

Post-holiday money-management tips

You’ve eaten all the holiday treats, taken down the seasonal decorations, and ...

Maintain your sanity when houseguests visit

How to be stress-free when you have houseguests

Your mother plans to stay with you for the holidays. Or your old college ...

Creative holidays

Creative gift giving for the holidays

Although the holidays often mean enjoying the company of friends and family, the ...

Tips to stay focused

How to stay focused during the holidays

It’s holiday season — time for parties, shopping and family get-togethers. But ...

David Lockett

How to improve financial literacy in kids

You might not think a second-grade classroom would be the best place to teach ...

Women in business

How women in business can “lean in”

“Professional women often struggle as they try to balance their work and ...

Going back to school

Going back to school? How to tell your partner

The decision to get your degree ultimately is yours. But as thrilled as you are ...

Common Core learning standards

How parents can prepare kids for Common Core

“Common Core bumps [education] up a notch for both students and parents, and ...

Time management for students

Top time-management tips for students

“It’s sometimes difficult for students [to return to school] — especially if ...

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