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Mindset Skills are the Key.
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Empower Kids…
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Mindset Skills are the Key.
Stories are the Answer!

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Children’s Grades and Self-Esteem: A Powerful Way to Talk About Grades

Children’s Grades and Self-Esteem: A Powerful Way to Talk About Grades

  Whether your children’s grades tend to be A’s, B’s, C’s, or F’s, kids often define “who they are” based on the grades they receive.  As a result, children's grades and self-esteem are often strongly linked.  “I’m an A-student.” “I’m not very smart.” “I’m an average student.” Unfortunately, when children label themselves based on grades, it...

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How Life Coaching Kids Differs from Parenting (video)

How Life Coaching Kids Differs from Parenting (video)

      People often confuse “life coaching for kids” and parenting. But life coaching goes beyond the traditional parenting roles of moral and character development, and it goes beyond learning how to treat others and learning how to behave. In fact, what kids learn in our program, most adults haven’t learned! When a parent seeks...

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Help! My Kid’s in a Slump

Help! My kids is in a slump. How do I help? We’ve all seen it on TV – a sports star who can’t hit a baseball to save his life or a tennis star who struggles to win a match. Just like superstars can fall into a slump, so can our kids. And it can be heartbreaking to watch. The good news is that 95% of slumps are mental and...

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What Kind of Mark Did You Make Today?

What Kind of Mark Did You Make Today?

Checking in with your children each day is a great way to help them remember their values and to focus on the type of person they want to be. And a great question to ask each night is, What Kind of Mark Did You Make Today? You see, every time we are with someone we leave a mark – either a “gold heart” or a “grungy mark” depending on how we...

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How to Figure Out the Perfect Time to Go for Your Goal

How to Figure Out the Perfect Time to Go for Your Goal

 You may have heard statements like these before…As soon as I have more money…As soon as I have more time…As soon as I’m a little older…then I’ll go for my goal!When deciding the “perfect time” to go for your goal… you must look out for a sneaky dream-stealer called "conditional thinking".Conditional thinking occurs when you think that something...

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Busting the Myth About Dreams

Busting the Myth About Dreams

Dreams often get a bad rap – “Be realistic”, “Get your head out of the clouds”, “Live in the real world”... The myth we often hear is that dreaming is irresponsible, unrealistic, and unreasonable. But did you realize that our world is built on dreams? Throughout history, humans have made the once “impossible”, possible – from electricity, to...

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Four Powerful Practices to Create Success and Happiness in the New Year

Four Powerful Practices to Create Success and Happiness in the New Year

  Wow – it’s already December and 2020 is almost complete! When talking with friends and colleagues about the end of the year, one thing I’ve noticed is that people often talk about the things they DIDN’T do in 2020. This often leads to a series of “self-beat-up” comments as they talk about their unfulfilling job, weight they didn’t lose,...

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How Baking Holiday Cookies Can Help Kids Develop Self-Confidence!

How Baking Holiday Cookies Can Help Kids Develop Self-Confidence!

  Did you know that teaching children how to make holiday cookies can help kids develop self-confidence? That's right. Any time your kids have an opportunity to learn something new and to create something exciting it builds self-confidence. And what can be more exciting for a young child than baking and decorating holiday cookies! Many...

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