TITLE

mybiggestmistake

AUTHOR(S)
Castro, Bernadette; Hofman, Mike
PUB. DATE
September 2000
SOURCE
Inc.;Sep2000, Vol. 22 Issue 12, p109
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Narrates a mistake in parenting of a mother who applied at home the same management style and skills that worked in her executive job. Impact of persuading a son to take up law; Opinion on making decisions for children.
ACCESSION #
3508643

 

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