“If you have every one of the skills, GPA, talent and intelligence to ahead, but aren’t succeeding, it’s not because you’re afraid of success or sabotaging your ability to succeed. It’s because you’re starving yourself of success. You might havesuccess anorexia.” Jamahl Keyes, Youth Leadership Speaker, Top Selling Author and Anti Bully and Character Education Assembly Speaker, begins his youth leadership assembly programs with these words. He was one of the first speakers to discover and talk aboutthat 10 and 15 million students across America no matter their background culture or gender suffer from success anorexia, an important condition that forestallsan individualof above averageintelligence from succeeding or enjoying their particularsuccess.
“After studying different kind of social disorders while teaching at-risk students in junior high schoolfor 8 years, I was shocked to find outthat smart, creative, sensitive students starve themselves of success, just as some people with social disorders starve themselves of being social.” Explains, Jamahl Keyes, Youth Leadership Speaker, Top Selling Author and Anti Bully and Character Education Assembly Speaker.
The 5tell-tale warning signs ofstudent success anorexia are:
1. Being unwilling/unable to succeedor enjoy success around other students.
2. Starting an assignmentand completing it without havingshame.
3. Blaming other students for almost anyof your shortcomings or failures.
4. Never taking responsibility for your personalactions.
5. Settling for mediocrity in every aspect of your lifetime.
Elementary, Junior high schoolas well asSchool students all across America have discoveredwhy and how to cure success anorexia using Jamahl Keyes, Youth Leadership Speaker, Top Selling Author and Anti Bully and Character Education Assembly Speakers The Magic In You 3-step student success approach. Jamahl’s strait forward simple to apply student leadership strategies have helped a huge number of students get focused, raise their self-esteem, self-image, confidence and continue to existpurpose with apurpose lives.
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