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Social Media Is NOT Neutral For Teens

Social Media Is NOT Neutral For Teens

    The topic of Social Media and teens can spark up much debate, and that's okay, but I want to be clear about my stance on Social Media when it ...
Generation-Z I See Greatness

Generation-Z I See Greatness

  I can remember back almost 20 years ago when I discovered Les Brown and personal development. During one of his talks, Les Brown told the story ...
Nice Friends Stunt Your Growth

Nice Friends Stunt Your Growth

  Here's a question we have to start asking ourselves as parents; who do we want our kids to have as friends. In most cases, as our children grow ...
Summer Is NOT A Vacation!

Summer Is NOT A Vacation!

  At some point in time, our children were sold on the idea that the entire summer season was a vacation and that they can "do nothing" for the ne...
Youth Leading Youth

Youth Leading Youth

In order to create more leadership among our youth, it's critical to develop more young leaders who are already apart of the demographic we are trying to reach.
Kids Should Hit Back

Kids Should Hit Back

All children have the right to defend themselves and not fighting back is dangerous advice both physically and mentally.
[YLE] We Are The Parents Support Partner

[YLE] We Are The Parents Support Partner

Youth Leadership Elite was created to help support and reinforce the lessons, habits, and advice from Parents, Coaches, and Teachers. We are your youth development & support partner.
Spending vs. Investing In Children

Spending vs. Investing In Children

Investment in our children should become a much greater priority than simply spending money. Investment can last a lifetime while spending is typically short-term with no lasting results.
Raising Children Is No Longer Enough - It’s Time for Focused Intentional Development (pt-1)

Raising Children Is No Longer Enough - It’s Time for Focused Intentional Development (pt-1)

I believe as a parent, it is our job to go beyond the basics of food, clothing, and shelter, that's just the beginning. We have to focus more on Intentional Development of our children.  A good majority of our children's daily exposure and development today comes from Failing School Systems, Vulgar Social Media, Negative News, Violent Video Games, and Music that promotes Sex, Drugs, Violence, and Suicide.
Is Social Media a Gift or a Curse For Parents?

Is Social Media a Gift or a Curse For Parents?

Speaking as a parent of two teenagers I can honestly say that I firmly believe that Social Media causes more harm than good. Don’t get me wrong I believe that Social Media can be used for good and it offers some great benefits in terms of staying connected with people you care about, sharing great causes, and even crea...
Changing Times - Bigger Challenges for Parents

Changing Times - Bigger Challenges for Parents

Today we live in an interconnected global society that far too often sends the wrong messages to our youth. Technology has created some tremendous advantages for our young people today; they have become far more innovated and creative than any generation before. In many cases, they are the driving force behind some of...
Y.L.E Co-Founder Marcus Wells Speaking At PMA Youth Leadership Event

Y.L.E Co-Founder Marcus Wells Speaking At PMA Youth Leadership Event