How a week in mountains can change your teen’s life

2018-04-13T14:20:39+00:00

Note from the editor:  This week we are pleased to welcome guest blogger James McLamb. James is a Generation Ziglar co-founder whose mission is “To influence the next generation to impact future generations.”  James works with schools and youth organizations to share the principles of success and leadership development.   Mr. Zig Ziglar said, “Go as far [...]

How a week in mountains can change your teen’s life 2018-04-13T14:20:39+00:00

How to Make Your Husband Feel Amazing with One Powerful Phrase

2018-04-09T11:56:47+00:00

Note from the editor:  Ladies, this week's blog is especially for you!!  We are honored to welcome Shaunti Feldhahn as our Ziglar Family guest blogger.  Helping people thrive in life and relationships is Shaunti’s driving passion, supported by her research projects and writing. After starting out with a Harvard graduate degree and experience on Wall [...]

How to Make Your Husband Feel Amazing with One Powerful Phrase 2018-04-09T11:56:47+00:00

4 Special Easter Activities for Kids (and one for older teens & parents)

2018-03-29T12:17:16+00:00

by Jenifer Truitt, Executive Director of Ziglar Family Note from the editor:  This week, we at Ziglar Family extend joyous Easter greetings to our Christian brothers and sisters, warm Passover greetings to our Jewish friends, and — well, just lots of love to the rest of you!  Peace!    This year, Holy Week had a [...]

4 Special Easter Activities for Kids (and one for older teens & parents) 2018-03-29T12:17:16+00:00

The #1 Mistake Parents Are Making Today

2018-03-21T21:06:20+00:00

by Jenifer Truitt, Executive Director of Ziglar Family   Two weekends ago, for the first time ever, my husband and I went on a marriage retreat. Last week, we celebrated our 19th wedding anniversary. What in the world took us so long??!! Well, to start, we are like many other parents out there:  we have [...]

The #1 Mistake Parents Are Making Today 2018-03-21T21:06:20+00:00

Have You Mastered “The Look”?

2018-03-12T14:27:08+00:00

Editor's note: This week we are honored to have another outstanding guest post by John G. Miller, co-author (with wife, Karen G. Miller) of Raising Accountable Kids:  How to Be an Outstanding Parent Using the Power of Personal Accountability.  John and Karen are parents to seven children and have eight grandkids, as well. The Millers make their home in Denver, [...]

Have You Mastered “The Look”? 2018-03-12T14:27:08+00:00

Hidden Beauty in Non-Traditional Families

2018-03-01T13:13:42+00:00

Editor's note:  This week, we are pleased and honored to welcome back Dr. Meg Meeker as our guest blogger.  Dr. Meg is a well-known and highly respected pediatrician, mother, and best-selling author of six books. She is a leading authority on parenting, teens and children’s health.  You can learn more about Dr. Meg by visiting [...]

Hidden Beauty in Non-Traditional Families 2018-03-01T13:13:42+00:00

Fractured Families: Some words of encouragement for when family life isn’t what you planned.

2018-02-22T15:23:47+00:00

Editor's note:  This week we are pleased to welcome Ziglar Family team member Janie Seltzer, M.A. Pastoral Theology, as our guest blogger.  Janie is a Spiritual Director, a poet, and writer of the spiritual life. She also is a retreat leader and speaker. In 2016, she also became a  Ziglar Legacy Certified Trainer, and she is [...]

Fractured Families: Some words of encouragement for when family life isn’t what you planned. 2018-02-22T15:23:47+00:00

Want to Change the World? It starts at home…

2018-02-15T17:41:30+00:00

by Mark Timm, CEO Ziglar Family Well, it's been a bit of a week, hasn't it?   Valentine's Day, Ash Wednesday, and the senseless tragedy in Florida that has left us all reeling —all on the same day — it's certainly been an emotional roller coaster. And it's left many of us feeling that something needs [...]

Want to Change the World? It starts at home… 2018-02-15T17:41:30+00:00

Deeper Family Connections Through a Board Meeting?? YES!!

2018-02-08T11:58:14+00:00

Note from the editor:  We are so excited to introduce you to Jim Sheils, author of this week's guest post.  Jim has been called the “Crazy Glue” for families, especially entrepreneur families. His popular Family Board Meeting strategy is helping thousands of parents worldwide to deepen their family relationships.  Jim is an avid surfer and enjoys [...]

Deeper Family Connections Through a Board Meeting?? YES!! 2018-02-08T11:58:14+00:00

Family Meal Time: It’s about so much more than the food!

2018-01-22T15:42:22+00:00

by Jenifer Truitt, Executive Director Ziglar Family There are countless things that I worry about doing "wrong" as a parent, from how I manage my girls' technology usage to whether I'm doing enough to teach them how to survive in the 'real world' when it gets here (sooner than I am ready for!). One thing [...]

Family Meal Time: It’s about so much more than the food! 2018-01-22T15:42:22+00:00