Here it is question time, again, on Nightline.
This show asked what advice you would give to your teenage self looking back from today.
And to spice things up , just a bit, Melis Gilroy a teenager joined me in studio to offer the teen perspective.
Here is a little listen to what we spoke about.
Talk to your parents!
Best Advice Melis has gotten so far.
Here it is the podcast.
Here is a look at what some of our listeners had to say.
sounds like Melis has a good head on her shoulders! Can you please ask her what the best piece of advice she got from an adult- maybe her mom or dad -and what it was? Thanks! Sevda from Abu Dhabi
I am a teenager myself and I can never get along with my parents. We don't have the same topic to talk about what I find interesting they don't.
I'm only 18 but I'd tell my 14 year old self to hold on because it all gets better. - Squeeno
How about growing up in an environment like dubai?
What is the thing that upsets a teenager most?
What is your dream/wish for the future?
UAE expat kids dreaming to study in abroad ...why?
What about the crazy thing called social media?
A good advice is definitely talk to the teachers after class more and let the teachers know you more, they will be much more generous on grading
I advise that you should memorize your all friend in your life now, otherwise it would be a little akward when you met them 20 years later....
You are a great dancer is it not difficult to spend so much time for hobbys
Make your passion your profession, and life becomes a picnic.
As a Hypno-Life Coach I help youngsters tap the hidden potential and guide them. Mahboob Hussain
Here are some of the show notes.
If you could give your 14 year old self advice, today now, what would it be?
Joining me in studio we have a teenager to look at the question from the other side, asking what do I really need to know! And having a pretty good idea. As all teens seem to!