Good manners are hard to teach. Children don't automatically learn them. And too often, parents attempt to teach good manners by punishing their children when they don't comply with directions or expectations. Some parents even go as far as to ignore their children. This approach, however, only serves to harm the relationship the child has with his parents. Besides, negative … [Read more...] about A Positive Approach to Teaching Your Children Good Manners
If you build a new deck for your home and post the amazing results on Instagram for your friends to see, that’s experiential learning. If you make a mess and need to call a professional to fix the situation, that’s experiential learning too. The term refers to education that takes place outside the classroom. You may also call it hands-on learning or learning by … [Read more...] about What You Need to Know About Experiential Learning and Your Career
If you’re struggling to be as successful as you’d like to be, there’s a great chance that a discrepancy exists between your goals and your values. If our goals are antithetical to our values, success is all but impossible. We don’t like to behave in ways that are counter to our values. If a mismatch exists, something has to give. If you’re forever coming up short when it … [Read more...] about Do Your Goals Support Your Values?