Full Book Title: 10 Powerful Things to Say to Your Kids
Author Name: Paul Axtell
Book Synopsis: Updated with the latest research and stories from parents who've put these tips to the test, the new edition of this award-winning book provides practical, ready-to-use tips for fostering remarkable relationships with the children in your life whatever their age. Whether you're a parent, teacher, grandparent, counselor, or volunteer, the advice you'll find in these pages will enrich your conversations and your sense of connection. Reading Paul Axtell's eye-opening book, I saw myself in the drawn-from-real-life examples and realized that I needed to apologize to each of my teens for something I'd recently said or done. I texted both, and both replied graciously, and further, both asked why I had chosen that moment to apologize since the incidents had happened at least a few days prior. I had to admit that I was learning something pretty important from someone else's parenting book! I got LOLs and hearts back. Thanks, Paul Axtell, for helping me talk to my kids! Julie Lythcott-Haims, New York Times bestselling author of How to Raise an Adult Paul Axtell's book Ten Powerful Things to Say to Your Kids should be mandatory reading for parents and educators. Paul concisely and eloquently provides a blueprint for communication that will help you inspire the next generation. Skip Prichard, WSJ bestselling author of The Book of Mistakes Paul reminds us, story after story, that conversations define us. Change the conversation and you change the perception and the relationship. This is never more true than with our children. Our conversations define how the child sees him/herself, how he/she approaches the world, who he/she becomes and how he/she will relate to us as parents in later years. Paul gives simple, subtle, yet powerful shifts we can all make in our conversations as parents (and leaders) that can make all the difference. Wanda T. Wallace, President and CEO Leadership Forum Inc. These words express love and recognition of the child s value, will strengthen the parent-child relationship, and empower the child to be the best they can be. Parents, do yourself and your child a favor and get this book! Bento C. Leal III, author of 4 Essential Keys to Effective Communication in Love, Life, Work, Anywhere! [E]verything you need to know about how you can improve your communication with your children. Top Parenting Books pick, nugget
Author Bio: Paul Axtell provides consulting and conversational skills training to a wide variety of clients, from Fortune 500 companies and universities to nonprofit organizations and government agencies. Father of two wonderful adults and grandfather to thirteen, he knows it's never too late to create remarkable relationships.
Publisher Name: Jackson Creek Press