This guide will be an excellent resource for you as you guide parents to helping their teens, tweens and young adults master social, job and volunteering skills. This is the Parent's Guide for the award-winning book Smile & Succeed for Teens: Must-Know People Skills for Today's Wired World
. This 68-page guide is packed with 24 fun and interactive activities to ensure young people succeed in school, work and life.
If parents are looking for a way to instruct, encourage and motivate their teen, this is the guide for them. It's perfect for special needs students too, including students with autism, ADHD, and Down Syndrome. A great transition resource for parents to help their son or daughter succeed at getting and keeping a job, making friends, and much more. And it's quick and easy!
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Master Electronic Etiquette
With their parent's guidance, teens and tweens will master smartphone and social media etiquette (FINALLY!). They'll learn important electronic etiquette guidelines, such as when and when not to use their cell phone or other electronics. They'll learn these valuable rules for when they are at work also.
One softcover Parent's Guide for Smile & Succeed for Teens
For helping students ages 10-19+
I created this guide to give parents an easy way to role-play and practice job interviewing, job skills, social skills and volunteering skills with their teens to help them master these skills, or at least get comfortable with them, to give their son or daughter confidence and the skills to succeed.
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There are multiple ways to use this guide. Give this guide to middle school and high school grade parents at the beginning of the school year to help them guide their children in mastering social and job skills. Or, give this guide to middle and high school grade parents at the end of the school year to help them give their child a head start in interviewing and getting and keeping a job, making friends, and volunteering effectively.
Suggestions for use:
* Give this Parent's Guide to parents to allow them to reference it all year or all summer.
* Tell your school principal and PTA about this Parent's Guide and ask them to include it in their communications with parents, school newsletter, etc. to let parents know about it.
* Tell parents about it at parent-teacher conferences.
* Let parents know about it at parent orientations, trainings, and/or meetings.
"Social skills matter. This is a life-changing guide."
- Carla B. Marymee, Kids First Advocacy, Michigan
Social Skills are the Number ONE Factor in Getting a Job according to Harvard University
The Parent's Guide for Smile & Succeed for Teens is the solution to improve your teen's social skills and confidence, help them prepare for a job, and give them a head start in their career.
Give Teens the Edge
*Do you worry that your children or grandchildren don't have the skills to get and keep a job?
*Are they addicted to their electronics?
*Do they have trouble making friends?
*Do they struggle to have a conversation?
Created by educational specialists and business experts, this guide is for parents, grandparents, aunts and uncles and others who want to see young adults succeed. Use it in conjunction with the award-winning book Smile & Succeed for Teens: Must-Know People Skills for Today's Wired World to give your teens the edge.
Help Teens Discover How To:
* Quickly and easily master the social skills critical to their success
* Communicate effectively with people, starting TODAY
* Master electronic etiquette
* Improve confidence and self-esteem
* Master job skills
* Excel in customer service, sales and fundraising
* Interview like a pro and get that job
* Overcome stress
* Make good eye contact
* Make friends
* Volunteer effectively to make a difference
* ASK for the sale or donation - and get it!
Chapter 1: Discover Essential People Skills
Learn Essential People Skills
Communicate with Adults
Chapter 2: Make a Powerful First Impression
Master The Top Ten People Skills
Role-Play Scenarios: The Top Ten People Skills
Role-Play Scenarios A and B
Chapter 3: Be Your Own Boss
Create a Flyer
Teen Job Opportunities Worksheet
Chapter 4: Land a Job
Create a Cover Letter and Resume
Fill Out a Job Application
Dress for Success
Mock Job Interview
Interviewer Evaluation Worksheet
Bonus Worksheet for Stressful Interview Questions
Sample Prompts to Interview Questions
Keep Your Job
Chapter 5: Overcome Stress
Overcome Stress Evaluation
Overcome Stress Evaluation Worksheet
Chapter 6: Master Electronic Etiquette
Use Electronics Responsibly
Professional Electronic Etiquette
Social Media Tips
Chapter 7: Deliver Amazing Customer Service
Role-Play Customer Service Skills
Customer Service Scenarios
Answer the Phone with A Smile
Answer the Phone with a Smile Sample Dialogues
Be a Mystery Shopper Activity
Be a Mystery Shopper Worksheet
Chapter 8: Volunteer Effectively
Boost Your Fundraising Skills
Role-Play: Ask for the Donation
Make an Impact: Volunteer
Chapter 9: Make it Stick
What Have You Learned?
Fun Quiz: Test Your Teen's Knowledge
Review the Book Smile & Succeed for Teens
Note from the Author
About the Author
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