Jesse Kirkpatrick

Miami Beach: Diversity at Work

Jesse Kirkpatrick

By Jesse Kirkpatrick…. Having been a student in the Miami Beach public school system for most of my academic years, I have been taught that diversity is essential. It has been drilled into my brain that we all must be accepting of other peoples and cultures in order to be ...

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Business Success for the Next Generation

Jesse Kirkpatrick

By Jesse Kirkpatrick…. The Future Business Leaders of America organization at Miami Beach Senior High combines community service and business education to prepare students for the real world. Competing in such events as Public Speaking, Accounting, Entrepreneurship, and Global Business, FBLA members learn about the ethical, managerial and entrepreneurial skills ...

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Bullies Beware . . .

Jesse Kirkpatrick

By Jesse Kirkpatrick…. Four years ago, I was not a happy kid. I was bullied. Subjected to incessant humiliation and harassment at the hands of my relentless tormentors. My low point came when, as a middle school nerd at an elite Miami private school, I was sat upon by a ...

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