26 Nov

I Think I Can. Do You?

Think back on the people who’ve most made a positive impression on you over the years. Whether they’ve been coaches, family members, friends, or otherwise, research shows that it’s highly likely that all of these people have something in common: they encouraged you.

Encouraging our kids is a crucial component of our parental game plan of equipping our kids to succeed in life. But do we do it correctly?

Check out this video to get a few key pointers on instilling a “Little Blue Engine” mentality in the household– one that has everyone saying, “I think I can, I think I can…”

Video runtime:
5 minutes 30 seconds

Don’t Miss These Points…

  • Process encouragement (1:21)
  • Results encouragement (1:53)
  • Phrase for the day (2:57)
  • It’s important that children feel encouraged by parents and mentors (4:14)

“If you think you can, or you think you can’t, you’re right.”