A Social Black Belt shows you are equipped to handle stress, and that you are comfortable in your own skin.

In the world of martial arts, the black belt is the highest standard of achievement.

In the world of martial arts, the black belt is the highest standard of achievement.

In teaching the Ten Truths from our book, “Your Mind: An Owner’s Manual for a Better Life” (Career Press, 2009), our desire is to provide skills and tools to help people to attain a Social Black Belt.

What is the Social Black Belt?

In the world of martial arts, the black belt is the highest standard of achievement. When one attains a Social Black Belt he/she does not look for trouble, but is prepared to deal with any situation that may arise, such as: peer pressure, rejection, and bullying, for instance. A Social Black Belt equips the individual with tools to establish a path of success in their personal and academic lives.

Social Black Belt Students overcome intimidating social situations head on, exemplifying leadership qualities when under pressure. They are the students that have the capacity to present in front of groups, communicate effectively when meeting new people, and inspire their peers to achieve greatness.

A Social Black Belt teaches the individual to be comfortable in their own skin and deal with people of all races, colors, creeds, and orientations with respect, kindness, and a true appreciation of human diversity