Thursday, December 31, 2009

10 Ways to Welcome January 2010

There are many outstanding and creative ways to welcome 2010. Time to cast off the old and focus on new opportunities. The year 2010 is a chance to make a big difference in the way that you think and accomplish your goals. So here are ten things that you can do to welcome the New Year.

1. Identify a song that will be your theme for the year.

2. Start the first day of the year by volunteering to help someone

3. Brainstorm a new business that will expand on your current building

4. Start the education or training that you have been putting off

5. Write a book it's easier than you think

6. Start a new club that will help youth to become leaders

7. Break an old pattern that is creating negative thoughts about your future

8. Call at least one different relative each week

9. Seek the advice of more than one person to complete your project

10. Try a new healthy meal each week

Feel free to add to this list. The year 2010 is full of possibilities. It's time to think out of the box. Dr. Stephen Jones is an education expert at

Friday, December 25, 2009

7 Reasons to Give Thanks on Christmas

Christmas is a great way to close the year. Thinking of how God sent Jesus to change the world and bring peace to hearts and minds. I have spent the year focusing on reasons to be thankful. It reminds me that my good time far outweigh the challenging times. What are you thankful for? Here are my seven things that inspired me during 2009.

1. I am thankful for God's word which has been a light in darkness.

2. My wife son and daughter are my greatest supporters

3. Each day I live is a chance for 1% improvement or 365% in one year.

4. I learned from my mistakes and I challenged myself to do something new

5. I had an opportunity top help hundreds of students and parents

6. All of the contacts I have made throughout the various social networks are so sincere about helping students to achieve their dreams

7. Working at Villanova University inspires me to help students to reach their career goals

I look forward to hearing from you. Tell me about your goals for 2010? How I can help?

Monday, December 21, 2009

Online Tutoring Service

My Name is Dr. Stephen Jones and I have established a new partnership with AcademicOne an online tutoring service. AcademicOne provides live tutors to supplement student instruction in grades K-12 / community colleges / technical schools, as well as four-year university institutions. Tutoring is available Sunday through Thursday 12:00PM to 12:00AM. Topics include Basic Math, Algebra I & Algebra II, Geometry, Trigonometry, Pre-Calculus, Calculus & AP Calculus, Statistics and Probability Basic Science, Biology & AP Biology, Chemistry & AP Chemistry, Physics and AP Physics. This service is offered on the lower portion of my website. To find out more visit