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Create junior versions of the game


Some time ago I attended an advanced presentation skills seminar run by one of the world’s premier presenters, Glenn Capelli.  It was knock-out session, where I learned heaps that I’ll be putting into practice in my coming parenting presentations.    I also heard a brilliant, yet deceptively simple parenting idea ............   Glenn said that many speakers complicated matters for audiences, making things too complex. One way of making it easy for audiences to learn is to create a JUNIOR VERSION of whatever we are talking about.   He likened this to the way that many sporting bodies have now developed modified versions of adult sports so kids can learn the basic skills of the sport in fun, enjoyable ways.   I had one of those light bulb moments as I listened, and realised that effective parents create JUNIOR VERSIONS of t...(sign-up as a member to continue reading this article)


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