How to Understand Your Role in the Choices You Make »

Becoming a Personal Agent

If you’ve ever felt like you’ve been thrown into a world where everything is already decided, where you don’t have any say, you’re not alone. Frankly, young people frequently feel this way, and it’s not uncommon for adults to feel this way sometimes, too.  But young adults are in a situation that inspires this feeling in a number of ways.

Do You Accept Responsibility for Your Actions? »

The Consequences of Not Saying Sorry
Part 1 of 2

Accepting responsibility has two basic components. Let’s discuss the first one, accepting personal responsibility – which is taking ownership of your own behavior and the consequences of that behavior. Until you accept responsibility for your actions or failures, it’ll be very difficult for you to develop self-respect or even have the respect of others. 

The Rewards of Accepting Responsibility »

And How to Get Started
Part 2 of 2

In Part 1 of this series, we looked at the importance of accepting responsibility as well as the consequences that can result if we fail to do so. In Part 2, we’re going to look at how one accepts responsibility for their actions and the rewards that can result from doing so.