The Six Most Powerful Motivators For Schoolchildren To Do Their Best

1. The student was led to make her own choices The power of choice has huge influence on motivation. After having ambitions to finish with high grades and getting in to a good college, there was a young man back in the 1970’s who spent his last years of junior college wasting a lot of […]

Breaking: You Can Have Your Family Back If You Chose To Get Off the Treadmill

You’re on life’s thread-mill, exchanging time for dollars…running faster and faster just to stay in one place. Your grandparents used to bring home less pay. Yet they had more leisure time and lived fairly comfortable lives by world standards. More importantly, they raised an entire family with hardly a glitch. We’ve gotten amazing technology. The […]

How To Master Ninja Parenting Tricks and Skills Like a Boss.

It’s the world’s best kept secret… hiding in plain sight. And it’s making you more than just a little angry.  It’s too big an issue, too important… means too much to so many…the proverbial elephant in the room that’s so big, we just assumed it was a hairy wall and the room was supposed to be THIS […]

Using Communication Skills–Are You Shooting Your Parent-Child Relationshop In the Foot?

True story: I use all the tools I can muster to get a teenager to talk to me… often after days of building a relationship and getting him to trust me. Finally, I get him to open up about the issue that landed him in my office.  Then I go through my little spiel about […]

How To Make Parenting Simple

The most horrific nightmare is where something goes really REALLY wrong and your child dies. The only time you dreamed it, you didn’t sleep much. You woke up sweating, and it disturbed you to your core. You still shiver down your spine thinking about it. Why does it unsettle you so? It’s just a stupid nightmare, isn’t it? […]

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