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Helikopter-Eltern ziehen junge Menschen heran, die keiner anstellen will

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Dr. Sirota's popular article, "Helicopter Parents Are Raising Unemployable Children", was reprinted in the Business Insider (German Edition). For more, ...

09.20.2017
11k Word Essay : The Dark Side of Being Too Nice
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Part One: What does it mean to be "too nice" (and why is it a problem)? Being too nice - otherwise known as people-pleasing - is an overlooked and serious problem today. Unlike other counterproductive...
09.14.2017
If You Love Your Kids, Let Them Learn to Live Without You
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When I was a kid, there was no such thing as helicopter parenting. My folks loved me but they didn't hover over me, bubble-wrap me or micro-manage me. They only learned my marks on report card day...
09.4.2017
Parents: Don’t Deprive Your Kids of the Freedom and Opportunities You Had
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I’ve been thinking about the consequences of helicopter parenting on college-aged kids. From everyone I’ve spoken to and everything I’ve read, it’s clear that over-protecting and coddling our...

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