Map Your Route to Family Success in 2018!

2017-12-28T18:49:30+00:00 December 30th, 2017|

by Mark Timm, CEO Ziglar Family Happy New Year!  We've finally arrived—it’s 2018 and the slate is clean, so it’s time to start mapping out some goals for the new year. The vast majority of families that I encounter say that after faith, family is the most important thing in their lives.  If that’s the [...]

Don’t let technology control family time!

2017-08-31T12:13:30+00:00 September 2nd, 2017|

Technology. Thanks to smartphones and Wi-Fi, it’s everywhere these days. Sometimes I wonder how in the world our family ever lived without it, and other times I really wish we could find out! As an entrepreneur, I often feel the need to be plugged in 24/7. My team members all have my phone number and know [...]

Back-to-School Family Chaos? Try This!

2017-08-09T18:21:36+00:00 August 12th, 2017|

by Mark Timm, CEO Ziglar Family It’s that time again! Back-to-school season has begun all around the country, and whether your kids have started back already or won’t until after Labor Day, it’s time for families to get back into the school year routine again. To be honest, as much as we love the laid-back, [...]

How to Make Your Husband Feel Amazing with One Powerful Phrase

2017-07-26T16:30:37+00:00 July 29th, 2017|

Note from Mark Timm, CEO Ziglar Family:  We are honored to welcome Shaunti Feldhahn as our Ziglar Family guest blogger this week.  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 Street, her life [...]

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. [...]

What Language Should You Be Speaking?

2017-02-10T13:19:13+00:00 February 11th, 2017|

Today’s blog post is by guest author Ann Timm, who blogs over at Keeper of the Home and  — along with husband Mark Timm, CEO of Ziglar Family — raises six awesome teenagers! While both my husband and I speak English, there are many times that we speak different languages altogether. What I’m talking about [...]

You Can Have Everything In Life You Want…

2017-02-04T19:04:13+00:00 February 4th, 2017|

by Mark Timm, CEO Ziglar Family In last week’s blog post, I talked about what it means to fight fair when you find yourself in a conflict with someone you love. I offered 20 tips for managing conflict in your family, but all of those suggestions can really be summed up in one simple way:  [...]