How To Get A Child To Listen The First Time

By M-Power

As parents we have a lot of challenges and one I get asked all the time is, “How do I get my kid(s) to listen the first time I say something?” You know what I mean, not the third, fifth, twelfth or when I lose my cool and yell? I’ve got 5 tips today that I think will be helpful. Number 1 – learn to think like a child. Sound simple? Well, here is what I mean. Why should your kids listen to you? Now, you’ve got 12 reasons why they should, but you are an adult, you are a parent.  You’ve got all this life experience and you know all the reasons why they should listen. That’s not what I’m talking about. I’m talking about why should your child listen to you? In their mind, why should they from their perspective listen to you? If you can’t come up…

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