Want to Change the World? It starts at home…

2018-02-15T17:41:30+00:00 February 17th, 2018|

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 [...]

Living a Life of Purpose: 5 Lessons from a Holiday Classic

2017-12-20T22:37:20+00:00 December 23rd, 2017|

Note from the Editor: This week we welcome back guest blogger Kevin Monroe, who has a special holiday message to share with our Ziglar Family community.   When was the last time you saw something familiar in a new light? It's like suddenly seeing in three dimensions that which you had previously only seen in two. [...]

Is the 21st century’s newest “cancer” attacking your family?

2017-08-02T17:00:58+00:00 August 5th, 2017|

Note from Mark Timm, CEO Ziglar Family:  This week, we’re pleased to have as our Ziglar Family guest blogger author, speaker, and confessed recovering ego-holic, tim allston. (Yes, he prefers to have his name in lower case letters… you’ll see why!) In 1997, tim was privileged to meet Zig Ziglar, who encouraged him to pursue [...]

A Father’s Worst Nightmare… and Biggest Blessing

2017-06-16T10:25:37+00:00 June 17th, 2017|

by Mark Timm, CEO Ziglar Family It’s Father’s Day weekend, and as usual, a time for me to reflect on what has truly been one of the greatest blessings of my life:  being a dad. This year, though, I’ve been almost overcome with the emotion of what Father’s Day means to me, because just over [...]

How to Fish for the REALLY Big Ones – Without Bait!

2017-05-25T13:52:18+00:00 May 27th, 2017|

By Mark Timm, CEO Ziglar Family For as far back as I can remember, I would go fishing with my grandparents over the summer.  It started when I would get out of school just before the long Memorial Day weekend. First, my parents would take me to my great-grandpa Charlie’s for a week; after that, I would [...]

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:  [...]