Alan Jenkins


Family, Dream chaser, Rap isn't dead, East coast over West coast, Everything Basketball, Hoosier.

3 Things You Can Start Doing Now To Make Sure You Have Direction In 2017

By Alan Jenkins
Ah, 2016. The year I think we can all collectively agree can't end soon enough. But aside from all the news we're fed from endless sources, now should be used as a time to reflect so that when December 2017 rolls around, we don't find ourselves in…

What I Would Tell My Younger Self, Who Was Terrified Of College Graduation

By Alan Jenkins
Over the past couple of months, millions of 22-year-olds finished their four-year life hiatus at some university near you without the slightest idea of what they want to do with their lives when they graduate. Some landed internships, others,…

What You Need To Realize To Start Living Out Your Dreams Today

By Alan Jenkins
“Dr. Smith*!!! He's awake now!!” Nearly two weeks ago, I woke up in a hospital bed to those words. Just hours before, I was in an urgent care clinic getting evaluated for chest pains. Then there I was, in a hospital bed, not 100 percent sure how I…

3 Defining Lessons You Should Learn In College, But Won't Find In A Class

By Alan Jenkins
I graduated from college in 2009. I was young, naive and had absolutely no idea what I was going to do next. It was the height of the recession, and I could count on one hand the number of friends who had landed jobs prior to graduation. Others…

What We Can Learn From Tom Crean's Unexpected Comeback With The Hoosiers

By Alan Jenkins
To say Tom Crean was on the hot seat this summer while entering the upcoming 2015-2016 season would be an understatement. Hell, a fan started a GoFundMe campaign in an attempt to raise the $7.5 million it would have cost to terminate Crean prior to…