Top 20 Teens: The Best-kept Thinking, Learning and Communicating Secrets of Successful Teenagers
The success or failure teenagers have in their lives, relationships, or school experiences has a great deal to do with how they think, learn, and communicate. Top 20 Teens: The Best-kept Thinking, Learning and Communicating Secrets of Successful Teenagers provides teenagers with an awareness of highly effective ways of thinking, learning, and communicating. With that awareness, teens discover the power of choice, which leads them to make better decisions.
Concepts covered in Top 20 Teens include:
The life skills offered in Top 20 Teens are easily understood and immediately applicable. By learning and applying these skills in their own lives, teens can become the authors of their life stories rather than just characters in them.
- Becoming aware of our thinking.
- Replacing blame with curiosity when we are not getting desired results.
- Building trust.
- Resolving conflict.
- Reducing negativity and the power of self-limiting beliefs.
- Learning from mistakes.
- Discovering relevancy in school.
- Developing Star Qualities (confidence, responsibility, motivation, persistence).
- Overcoming negative mental habits (self-doubt, boredom, fear of other peoples’ opinions, worry).
Table of Contents
The 80/20 Rule
A New Formula for Success
The Frame: See-Feel-Do-Get
An Inside Job
Do You See or Are You Blind?
Beliefs: Fact or Fiction?
Above and Below the Line
Eliminating Thought Circles
The Influence of Messages
Learning from Our Mistakes
Growing through Risk
What’s in It for Me?
Roadblocks to Success
Levels of Listening
Realizations: In the Moment and After the Fact
Organization for Success
Missing the Boat
Goals: Bettering Your Best
Building Your Trust Fund
“But I didn’t say anything!”
Tornadoes of Negativity
Responding to Hits
Heart-to-Heart Conflict Resolution
Feedback: Staying on Course
Leadership: Creating Value for Others
Putting It All Together
Hangouts: Core and Circumference
Becoming: Quest for True Self