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

2018-02-08T11:58:14+00:00 February 10th, 2018|

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 [...]

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

2018-01-22T15:42:22+00:00 January 27th, 2018|

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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. [...]

A Father’s Influence: Thoughts from Zig Ziglar’s Children

2017-11-01T10:04:55+00:00 November 4th, 2017|

Note from Mark Timm, CEO Ziglar Family:  Monday, November 6th, would’ve been Mr. Zig Ziglar’s 91st birthday.  Although he’s been in his Heavenly home for nearly 5 years, his influence continues to grow.  It is conservatively estimated that he inspired greatness in over a quarter of a BILLION people in his lifetime, and we know [...]

“There’s Nothing New Under The Sun”

2017-10-18T17:55:25+00:00 October 21st, 2017|

by Mark Timm, CEO Ziglar Family   I’ve noticed that when a first-time mom- or dad-to-be gets around other parents, it’s like a geyser of advice erupts, and everyone starts sharing their best “do this” and “don’t do that” tips. If they’re wise, the new parents will soak up as much of that practical wisdom [...]

Teens: Not for the Faint of Heart

2017-09-08T19:43:56+00:00 September 9th, 2017|

by Mark Timm, CEO Ziglar Family Are you the parent of a teen or pre-teen?  If so, then maybe you’ll agree: parenting teenagers and pre-teens is not for the faint of heart!  Starting somewhere around 7th grade, it seems that our sweet little kiddos turn into hormonal whirlwinds, blowing hot and then cold, leaving parents [...]