3 Practical Action Tips for Parents of Strong-Willed Children

2018-02-09T11:56:17+00:00 January 6th, 2018|

Editor's note:  This post comes from a resource created by renowned pediatrician, Dr. Meg Meeker, exclusively for Ziglar Family.  For more from Dr. Meeker, check out her video from our most recent 7 Day Challenge!  Trying to parent strong-willed children can often be enough to make even the most patient parents lose their cool. How [...]

“Hello Lessons” — Practicing Manners with a Stubborn Toddler

2017-11-14T17:23:44+00:00 November 18th, 2017|

Note from Mark Timm, CEO Ziglar Family:  I came across a great post recently by author, blogger, and columnist Leslie Anne Tarabella that I knew I had to share with our Ziglar Family community.  In this post, Leslie Anne shares how she and her husband outwitted their stubborn 3-year-old who wasn't keen on using his [...]

Accountable Parenting: Is Your Child in Charge?

2017-06-22T15:49:44+00:00 June 24th, 2017|

Note from Mark Timm, CEO Ziglar Family:  This week we are honored to have a phenomenal guest post by John G. Miller and Karen G. Miller, co-authors of Raising Accountable Kids:  How to Be an Outstanding Parent Using the Power of Personal Accountability.  John — author of the million-seller QBQ! The Question Behind the Question — [...]

46 Ways Kids Can Help Around the House

2017-07-04T15:03:31+00:00 April 29th, 2017|

Note from Mark Timm, Ziglar Family CEO: Today’s post is from Ziglar Family team member Jenifer Truitt. Jen is part of our copywriting and content creating team, and she's also a Ziglar Legacy Certified Trainer.  Most importantly, though, are the roles she cherishes as wife, mom, daughter, sister, niece, and cousin.  She can (and does!) quote [...]

The Uncomfortable Truth About Discipline

2017-04-21T22:03:49+00:00 April 22nd, 2017|

by Mark Timm, CEO Ziglar Family Discipline. It’s definitely one of the most often recurring topics that I’m asked about in various family coaching situations. Here’s the uncomfortable truth: many common discipline problems with kids are really rooted in parental behavior. Problems result from parents not being consistent with rules and consequences. When we don’t [...]

The Secret to Frustration-Free Discipline

2017-03-17T10:41:42+00:00 February 25th, 2017|

by Mark Timm, CEO Ziglar Family When you think of the word discipline, what comes to mind? Do you immediately think of a parent/child interaction in some punitive, uncomfortable, or just generally negative way? Or maybe you tune-in more to the root “disciple” and call to mind a kinder, gentler image of a leader/follower relationship. [...]