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Explore the blog for posts about STLF, leadership, education, and more; all from the perspective of STLF's National Office Staff and guest bloggers. Feel free to add to the discussion by posting comments. Thanks for following!
STLF Alum Michael Forsberg is making an impact in the world! Click here to read more about Michael and what he is doing to change lives.
Akhi tells us the STLF founding story...in verse. On September 18th, 2003 (just over 12 years ago), four college freshman had a conversation that would change the world!
Josh Hansen reflects a staple of the Finance and Operations Core – If you dream it, we can build it
Contribution has many forms. It might be offering time to catch up on tasks around the office, leveraging skills to create better products and outcomes, or making an in-kind gift of something needed to do the work. Whatever it is, here are ways beyond monetary gifts to contribute to STLF!
"Culture is all around us. Like personality, like leadership style, and like DNA; culture begins with the individual. The culture of a small group, for example, STLF’s office culture, is inevitably a conglomeration of individual personalities; change the team, change the dynamic, change the culture. "
Josh Hansen reflects on one of his favorite STLF staples: success reflects the strength of the core.
I’m a list person. Without organization, my productivity and drive falls apart. Whether it’s a to-do list at work, a chore list at home or a personal bucket list, I LOVE crossing things off. Before I turn 30 though, I've been told I'm supposed to create another list.
Think of the common questions in a job interview. "Tell me about a time when you..." They're asking for experiences and results. The answers come long before the question is posed, so what can you do right now to start preparing your answers?
Akhi talks about and analyzes leadership personalities and PMA.
Help STLF flourish by joining or recommending someone for the Board! So if you or someone you know could help guide STLF please check this out!
I, Nick Wiebusch, try my hand at a list of 10 things that try to sound like a Buzzfeed list but may just sound lame.
Akhi talks about friendships and the effort they require. And giving some classic Harry Potter references, discusses circumstances in which these relationships form.
A group of brave souls ventured where no STLF trip has gone before. Follow their adventures into the (Second-to-) Last Frontier.
Proco Fellow Will writes about his time at STLF, and what he's learned through working with the organization.
Akhi talks about an inspirational group called Dare2BeReal and the awesome impact this movement can have on the Como Park area of Saint Paul.
STLF is hosting a cycling adventure to STLF alumni, families and supporters. You do not have to have had any prior experience with STLF in order to participate. EVERYONE is welcome!
This 3 day - 2 night adventure will include 2 service projects, a beautiful bike ride and great new friendships.
Learning and leadership go hand-in-hand. While revealing leadership we're also trying to foster a sense of curiosity, and a thirst to learn more.
Cash talks about STLF hiring opportunities for 2015!
Akhi talks about his experience at BushCONNECT, the learnings derived, and the inspired action that will follow
Hey STLF alumni, the end of our name isn't 'Leaders Forever' for nothing. We are all STLFers for life! We are currently working on a plethora of opportunities for alumni to get together with old friends at alumni gatherings, become a chapter mentor, create a post grad STLF community of people who want to develop professionally, volunteer, and have fun with the Pay It Forward Society, and so much more!