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Helping Kids Who Fear Failure

Helping Kids Who Fear Failure

Michele Borba February 6, 2016 Comments Off on Helping Kids Who Fear Failure

One of the inevitable facts of life is that everyone makes mistakes. Granted, some mistakes are more significant than others and harder to get over, but they are a part of life. How individuals

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How Not To Raise A Quitter

How Not To Raise A Quitter

Michele Borba January 24, 2016 Comments Off on How Not To Raise A Quitter

Teach your children to hang in there when the going gets tough, but know when to let them throw in the towel.   Perseverance often makes the critical distinction between whether kids succeed or fail.

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How to Help Kids Learn From Mistakes

How to Help Kids Learn From Mistakes

Michele Borba January 26, 2015 Comments Off on How to Help Kids Learn From Mistakes

Tips to help kids recognize a key to success: “Learn from your failures.”  Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.                   

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Cures for Kid Procrastinating

Cures for Kid Procrastinating

Michele Borba January 10, 2015 Comments Off on Cures for Kid Procrastinating

Parenting tips I shared on TODAY for kids who procrastinate, dawdle, cut corners or just take the easy way. It’s the makeover no parent should put off! Sound like  your kid? “I don’t care! 

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Why Boosting Perseverance Predicts Success More than a Harvard Degree

Why Boosting Perseverance Predicts Success More than a Harvard Degree

Michele Borba June 25, 2010 Comments Off on Why Boosting Perseverance Predicts Success More than a Harvard Degree

Did you know that more top CEOs in United States graduated from a state college than an Ivy League University such as Harvard, Yale, or Princeton? Shocked? Research is showing there’s a far more

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Setting the Right Parenting Expectations

Setting the Right Parenting Expectations

Michele Borba July 14, 2009 Comments Off on Setting the Right Parenting Expectations

By Michele Borba What parent doesn’t hope their kids achieve and do well in life? But how do you know when you’re pushing your kids too much? How do you tell when your expectations

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