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Raising Conscious Children

When I was in high school, my mother gave me the book <i>The Prophet</i> by Kahlil Gibran. At such a young age, I couldn't yet appreciate his words and insightful teachings. Recently, I picked the book back up and read the passage on children again. Now that I have two children of my own, it resonated with …

Important and Not-So-Important Things I Want to Tell My Kids, From A to Z

<i>Raise your hand if random things pop into your head at 2 a.m. that you want your children to know. (Hold on, let me put my hand down, because it's hard to type this way.) I've compiled some of mine and hope you might add your own advice in the comments.</i><p><b>Aging:</b> Two of the greatest things about …

7 Values That Will Help You Raise Resilient Children

To parent our children to live exceptional lives and become exceptional people, we must teach them to have the fortitude to stand tall no matter what is happening. We accomplish this by parenting them to commit to consistent progress and productivity towards their goals, and to accept them when …

Parent Like a CEO

What makes a good corporate manager? What makes a good parent? There are hundreds of books, articles, blogs and opinions about how to be a great corporate manager. The same can be said about how to be a good parent. The consensus about what makes a good parent, however, is not nearly as clear as …

How Being An Oldest, Middle Or Youngest Child Shapes Your Personality

Only children have a reputation for being perfectionists and high-achievers, constantly seeking attention and approval from their parents and from others.<p>But children with siblings, too, express unique personality types based on their birth order.<p>While a number of factors play a role in a child's …