Family Management

Newlyweds – How Roles, Communication and a Mission Affect Your Marriage

A study published by Business Insider found that – during the first and third years of marriage – money matters ...
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How the Annual Checkup Can Help You Help Your Kids

Similar to our recommendation for couples to use their wedding anniversaries to examine marital relationships on an annual basis, families can ...
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Planning for Life’s Transitions

Plan While You Can, Don’t React After the Fact You’ve devoted your life to building your business and caring for ...
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Help in Navigating Life’s Most Important Transitions

In life, we go through many transitions.  Two have profound effects on us. In our youth, we went through adolescence ...
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Help Your Child Excel in 2017 and Beyond. Introduce Him to Goal Setting and Planning.

Setting goals and learning to achieve them is an important life skill. It isn’t complicated or time consuming, but it ...
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Smart College Choices: Scholarships, Leadership and Service Through the ROTC

As parents, we look for ways to teach our children how to prosper and achieve increased fulfillment in their lives ...
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Mindful Education Leads to a Lifetime of Prosperity

Adolescence is a difficult stage of life. Trying on different identities, developing emotional intelligence and socialization skills, deluged with social ...
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College admissions path less choosen

Internships and Co-operative Work Experiences

Vital Components of Individuation and Career Development Your son or daughter may have some ideas about the career he would ...
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Mindfulness Allows You to Show Up for Your Life, Your Family, and Your Friends

Are you a proficient multi-tasker and proud of it? Well, consider slowing down a bit when it could be useful ...
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Troubled Teens Can Strain Family Finances

Why do our kids gravitate to drugs, alcohol and aberrant sexual behavior, even though we try to give them everything ...
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Make Summer Count: Use Summer Programs to Help Your Child Find Her Way

What are your child’s plans for this summer? Could they involve unproductive months of watching television and playing video games? ...
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Teach Your Child How to Set and Accomplish Goals for a Lifetime of Success

You may have set short-term goals with your student as urged in my recent article, “Help Your Students Get the ...
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An Invitation to the Wa Exploration: The Harmony that Comes from Aligning with the Flow of Life

When my teacher, friend and colleague first began a new set of exploratory conversations in 2003, I eagerly flew to ...
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Think You Don’t Have Time for Meditation? Think Again.

Millions of people around the world use meditation as a centering practice in their lives, although it is not yet ...
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Help Your Students Get the Most Out of Their Holiday Break

For students, the upcoming winter break is a time to celebrate and enjoy the holidays and quality time with family ...
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School Activities & Athletics: The Benefits of Teamwork

The new school year is in full swing!  Like many families, you may feel overwhelmed by the various school, sports ...
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Increased Community Involvement Among Students Can Produce Unexpected Results

Ever consider the concept of selfish-altruism? Most of us are familiar with each of the two separate words as they ...
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Thinking Divorce? It Could Mean Financial Disaster

The decision to divorce is often made based on feelings. Before you begin this process, set aside your emotions to ...
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family relationships

10 Tips to Create Prosperous Family Relationships: Part 2

Because there is a lot of information to share about building strong family relationships and maintaining them, I have divided ...
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family relationships

10 Tips to Create Prosperous Family Relationships: Part 1

Summer is a great time to review how your family is functioning as a team. Are you working together effectively ...
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Money, Career & Family: Planning for the Year Ahead Part 3

The family unit is the final part in this series not because it is of less importance than money or ...
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Money, Career & Family: Planning for the Year Ahead Part 2

In this part of our assessment we will take a look at your career performance and potential career transitions. Careers ...
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money and investing

Money, Career & Family: Planning for the Year Ahead Part 1

Three areas of significant impact – money, career and family – deserve to be thoroughly examined to help you plan ...
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Have You and Your Child Considered an Uncommon Career Path?

The success of Justin Friend, a young welder recently featured in the Wall Street Journal, is just one more example ...
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Make Your Marriage Last. Get to Know Each Other Every Anniversary

The passage of another year of marriage is a great excuse to splurge and do something special with your spouse.  ...
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Is Real Financial Trouble Ahead for Our Young Ones?

We have written elsewhere on the need to rethink our strategies for providing college level education to our children. An ...
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How Much Is Your Child’s Mental Health Worth?

Your typical day most likely includes a long list of things to do and places to go. So if your ...
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