A small group or individual setting where members have bi-weekly sessions of meditation or yoga to enhance their visualization skills, develop a clear mind, and possess emotional stability to achieve success.
Our community volunteer group, where we participate in community services projects throughout the North Shore such as serving warm meals to the homeless, and the community garden, etc.
YSSG Wellness Retreat
The YSSG Retreat provides the perfect human trifecta that improves the mind, body and soul. The retreat to Costa Rica offers personal training, euphoric yoga, and mindfulness meditation. Teens can enjoy the wonders of the extraordinary beaches, the adventurous city, or rain-forested mountains.
KNOWLEDGE OF SELF
On The Same Page
A book club where members read and discuss the YSSG book of the month. Members will meet twice a month to enhance their critical thinking and reading comprehension.
Kings of The 64
A chess club where members enhance their non-cognitive skills such as persistence, self-discipline, focus, confidence, teamwork, organization, and seeking help by playing the most intellectual game ever created.
Keeping It Reel Club
Visual learning is another great way to get a new perspective on life. YSSG will host movie nights where after each film our members will engage in deep conversation breaking down the films. The discussions center around story, symbolism, cinematography, and presentation.
Kings Round Table
Weekly group discussions about topics that young men face on a daily such as diversity, careers, self-esteem, peer pressure, decision-making, mental health, and professionalism.
Become the best version of yourself.
Become financially free and build wealth.
GROW YOUR NETWORK
Surround yourself with positive people.
Stay sharp, presentable, and never stop learning.
Self-improvement is an often used but rarely explained term. It is about investing in yourself so that you can manage yourself effectively regardless of what life might bring your way. Self-improvement allows you to be proactive. Rather than wait for good things to happen, you get out there and make them happen. You may not always achieve your objective, but you will experience a richer and more rewarding life when you commit to pursuing your own objectives. Making that commitment to self-improvement is the first step on the path to self-improvement.
Self-Improvement Benefits for Youth
A sense of direction
Improved focus and effectiveness
People who do not have any information on how to manage their finances can easily fall into various financial traps unknowingly.
It is generally difficult to fix bad decisions concerning finances – it can take several years to do so. That's why here at Young Soldiers Success Group, we want to give this knowledge to our members at an early age. Teaching the youth about financial literacy at an early age will prepare them with vital knowledge and skills that will help them to make strategic informed financial decisions when the time comes.
Financial Literacy Benefits for Youth
It empowers them
Breeds ill-equipped adults
Decreases chances of picking up bad habits
Help youth prepare for emergencies
Grow Your Network
There are strengths in numbers. The most connected people are often the most successful. When you invest in your relationships — professional and personal — it can pay you back in dividends throughout the course of your career. Networking will help you develop and improve your skill set, meet prospective mentors and partners, and gain access to the necessary resources that will foster your career development.
Benefits of a Network
Develop Long Lasting Relationships
Create avenues for Newer Opportunities
Growth in Self-Confidence
Gain a Different Perspective
Build a Support System
Simply put, professionalism is the way you conduct yourself at work, academic institution or any other professional setting, to represent yourself in a positive way. It includes standards for behavior that might be mandated in an employee or academic institution handbook, like adhering to a certain dress code, as well as traits that are harder to pin down but still valuable to being professional in any environment. It entails expressing the values of responsibility, integrity, excellence, and accountability, at all times, because all different industries will always require one thing for you to advance and move ahead in your career: a high degree of professionalism and ethical behavior.
Benefits of Professionalism
Strong communication skills
Build composure under stress
Strong self presentation