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  • One Word

    September 27, 2020

    Less is more when talking to teens.

    Avoid lecturing and nagging. One word serves as a kind reminder.

    1. “Dishes.”

    2. “Shoes.”

    3. “Homework?”

    4. “Medicine.”

    5. Fewer words from…

  • Curiosity Questions

    September 27, 2020

    Listening is not only about waiting, but it’s also learning how to better ask questions. Jacqueline Novogratz

    Teens will listen to you AFTER they feel listened to.

    When…

  • Eye to Eye

    September 27, 2020

    When you want to talk to your teen, use your feet to get closer, not your volume.

    Yelling across the room (or into another room)…

  • Pay Attention

    September 27, 2020

    The greatest gift you can bestow upon your children is your time and undivided attention.  Jim Brozina

    Do your eyes light up when your children walk…

  • Silent Signals

    September 27, 2020

    The most important thing in communication is hearing what isn’t said. Peter Drucker

    Parents often talk too much. A silent signal can speak louder than words.

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