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Betsy Simnacher

Betsy Simnacher is a freelance writer who has been published in numerous newspapers and magazines nationwide. She lives in the suburbs of Dallas.


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Australian girls find SUCCESS for Teens fun and illuminating.

SUCCESS Foundation: A Book Hits Home

'SUCCESS for Teens' sparks a family’s enlightening discussion about goals.

4 Things Not to Say in a Presentation

When leading the room, preparation is everything.

SUCCESS Foundation: A Dallas Cowboy Embraces Its Lessons

'SUCCESS for Teens' guides Anthony Hitchens on the field and off.

The 100-Year-Old Startup

Why CEO Phil Libin wants Evernote to forever function as a startup

SUCCESS Foundation: A Sorority Supports the Mission

Sorority sisters use SUCCESS for Teens to help students focus on college and lifelong success.

SUCCESS Foundation: Multimedia Mash-Up

A teacher puts her inventive stamp on SUCCESS for Teens

SUCCESS Foundation: Bursts of Inspiration

Teacher Tim Borg fits SUCCESS for Teens into his health classes.

Should You Have a Podcast?

An independent talk show could boost your status. This is what you need to get started.

SUCCESS Foundation: Confidence Booster

SUCCESS for Teens helps New Jersey sixth-graders rise to challenges.

SUCCESS Foundation: Starting a Program

Study these FAQs to launch SUCCESS for Teens wherever you are.

Getting the Hang of Google+

Make the most of the coolest Google+ tools.

Hang Up to Relax

A study links cellphones and stress.

Lower Your Risk of Dementia

What’s good for the body is great for the brain.

SUCCESS Foundation: "Little Things Matter"

SUCCESS for Teens program hits home with South Carolina students.

Test Yourself: What Is Your Entrepreneur Quotient?

Find out if you have a high E.Q. and the characteristics of a successful entrepreneur.

SUCCESS Foundation: Goal-Driven

SUCCESS for Teens supplements lessons in the martial arts.

Music for the Brain

If your memory is good, thank your piano teacher.

Why Daydreaming Is Sublime

Put your brain on autopilot for creative thinking.

SUCCESS Foundation: Music with a Message

Above Seclusion writes songs in tune with the SUCCESS Foundation’s mission.

How an Entrepreneur Brought Employee Training to the Cloud

Adam Miller used the power of education (and wild experiences across the world) as inspiration for a company with global impact.

Don't Look a Gift Horse in the Mouth—But What About a Prospect?

Direct eye contact doesn't always work in sales.

3 Tax Mistakes to Avoid

Fear not, there are simple steps that can help with tax planning for small businesses.

SUCCESS Foundation: Program for Prisoners

SUCCESS for Teens helps young convicts turn their lives around.

Feeling Dejected? Then Beware...

Watch out for risky financial decisions if you’re discouraged or experiencing some gloom.

Small Business on the Rise

By the numbers...

For Your Reference...

Does your company's Wikipedia page say what it should?

Panda Express: Taking Care

The company nurtures employees so they in turn treat customers well.

SUCCESS Foundation: Crossing Borders

Canadian students share the SUCCESS for Teens program with kids in Mexico.

What’s Your Prospect’s Focus?

Tailor your pitch accordingly.

Face Facts: Zoom In

Headshot tips to make your social profile effective

How to Light a Fire Under a Slacker

Suggestions to get rid of the Slacker attitude

Google Databoard

A new, easy way to crunch the numbers.

SUCCESS Foundation: "Opened My Eyes"

A Colorado teenager affirms the power of the SUCCESS for Teens Program (and wins an iPad).

Outsmart the Inbox

These savvy tools will reduce email clutter.

What Your Handshake Says About You

Improve your handshake experience with these tips.

Temporary Workers: Right Fit, Right Now

Are they ideal for your business?

SUCCESS Foundation: Leading Edge

A SUCCESS for Teens donor values preparation and training.

Hearing Voices? It’s the sound of technology whizzing past.

BBDO Germany tests the Talking Windows project.

Are Small-Business Owners Healthier?

They believe that to be true because they have the control over their business.

SUCCESS Foundation: Knockout Program

SUCCESS for Teens drills down into financial lessons.

Take Back Your Focus

You don't have to be a victim of modern technology.

Why Google+ Is a MUST

If you have a website, take our crash course on this platform.

Sleep on It

Technique helps the unconscious brain retain knowledge.

SUCCESS Foundation: Two Turnarounds

Texas students say the SUCCESS for Teens program rewrote their futures.

The Nephew on SUCCESS for Teens

An immigrant embraces and teaches SUCCESS for Teens principles.

First to Be Evaluated? That Works in Your Favor!

Being first to be evaluated has its perks.

Tidy Your Desk to Fit Your Image

Bless this mess? Maybe not. Your workspace reflects who you are.

SUCCESS Foundation: Laughs and Life Lessons

A Los Angeles teacher is an evangelist for the powerful SUCCESS for Teens program.

Increase Dollars With Scents

Does fragrance influence spending?

Hear "Yes" More: The Winning Way

Increasing the Chance of Getting Your Way

Are Leaders Born?

Researchers say...maybe.

Rave Reviews: SUCCESS for Teens

Teenagers say thanks to the SUCCESS Foundation's life-altering program.

Shifting Gears to Get Your Creative Juices Flowing

Crank up creativity by changing activities.

Shut the Front Door! (And Don't Let Distraction In)

Errors pile up right along with interruptions.

How to Hold a Facebook Contest

Play by the rules--build up your brand.

After-School Special: Boys & Girls Club

SUCCESS for Teens enhances one of the programs in California.

Reboot Your Brain

In a Blink

Limiting Jet Lag

Online advice can help travelers adjust sleep patterns.

A Dose of Determination

A TV news anchor says perserverance--a trait emphasized in the SUCCESS for Teens program--is key to living your dream.

Go Ape...

with Training.

How LOL Cats Can Make You Productive

Think cute and stay focused.

How Introverts Can Thrive

In a society that favors extroverts, introverts are paving their own paths.

Productivity Dividend

Employees work harder at environmentally conscious companies.

Taking Aim at the Dropout Rate

SUCCESS for Teens partners with Optimist International to turn young lives around.

QuickHit: Give Stress the Boot

Three innovative ways to shake it off

QuickHit: For Your Memory

Rest is best

In a Class by Itself

A Texas high school teacher wishes SUCCESS for Teens would be a required course.

QuickHit: When in Roam...

Let your mind wander to solve a problem

SUCCESS for Teens Earns an 'A'

A Georgia teacher weaves the SUCCESS Foundation program into his business and computer classes

He's Glad He Helped

Contributor says the SUCCESS Foundation provides teenagers with crucial tools for fulfilling lives

After Tragedies, SUCCESS Foundation Steps In

SUCCESS for Teens improved students' lives and helped them heal

It's Risky Business Being a Teenager

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