How to Raise a Kid Who Works Hard

Ninety-two percent of parents say they want to teach their kids how to work hard — but where do you start?

Mary Squillace
Sep 27, 2019 · 6 min read
Overhead view of brothers doing dishes at the kitchen sink.
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It’s hard not to want all the things for our kids: for them to be the smartest, kindest, strongest, most talented versions of themselves. But as much as parents want to raise creative, empathetic, and tolerant kids, above almost…