Things Teens Wish You Knew #5

By | 2019-03-14T13:15:39-07:00 August 18th, 2015|TEENS|

Even Good Kids Act Out Once In a While! Adolescents push boundaries. Even teenagers who get straight A's, come home on time, and treat their parents with respect...occasionally push boundaries. Teens have a need to explore their worlds, try on their ideas and test what you've told them is what they believe. Within reason, this [...]

Things Teens Wish You Knew #3

By | 2019-03-14T13:16:24-07:00 August 4th, 2015|TEENS|

Never compare your children to each other or to other teens. Find something positive to say to them about them. Avoid compliments that are superficial like: You're beautiful, you're such a great student, you're an excellent athlete, ect. These compliments aren't lasting. Anyone can have a bad grade, hurt themselves and not be able to [...]

Things Teens Wish You Knew #2

By | 2019-03-14T13:16:42-07:00 July 28th, 2015|TEENS|

Teens hate when their parents fight. Don't be fooled. Teens are measuring relationships around them daily. Your relationship is foundational as to what they will learn to value in their own relationships. They need strong role models. They need strong examples of how to speak to a spouse, how to fight properly, how to say [...]

Teen Tips-Ten Things to Get the Job

By | 2019-03-14T13:17:37-07:00 July 14th, 2015|TEEN ENTREPRENEUR, TEENS|

  Want to beat the job crowd and move up the interview line? Ten Tips for getting the job you want: Study the place you plan to seek employment.  What do they sell? How do they dress? What can you add to their business? Even when you’re just asking for an application be dressed professional. [...]

Teen Tips – Internships

By | 2019-03-14T11:38:06-07:00 July 7th, 2015|TEEN ENTREPRENEUR, TEENS|

Internships are an excellent way to get a jump on career jobs. They can: Teach you valuable job experience. Confirm your choice of careers (or clearly demonstrate what you don't want to do). Help you better understand your strengths and weaknesses. Help you mature in the public service arena. Move you past interview jitters before [...]