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Best-selling author and international leadership expert, Tim Elmore, continues the Shows how to identify the problem of artificial maturity in Generation iY and . Artificial Maturity has ratings and 22 reviews. Carolyn said: I like But Tim Elmore really makes some intelligent observations in this book. Some of it builds . Read “Artificial Maturity Helping Kids Meet the Challenge of Becoming Authentic Adults” by Tim Elmore with Rakuten Kobo. How to raise kids.

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Artificial Maturity: Helping Kids Meet the Challenge of Becoming Authentic Adults

Artificial Maturity addresses the problem of what to do when parents and teachers mistake children’s superficial knowledge for real maturity. The Simple Secrets of Successful People.

Jul 25, Carolyn Fitzpatrick rated it liked it Shelves: Jul 11, Katherine rated it really liked it. Please review your cart. No, cancel Yes, report it Thanks! For connection, instead of moving out into face-to-face relationships in which they make get rejected, they satisfy this need online through social media. After reading a newspaper, they would ask questions about articles in the paper; they never knew which article the question would be from so they had to read the whole paper.

Just one example is arranging to have teens “arrested” and brought to jail to teach them a lesson.

Of course, not all young people in that age bracket exactly fit the Gen iY definition. One problem he addresses is the dangers of bursts of information technology constantly provides us. He brought it up in his previous books as well.

Artificial Maturity: Helping Kids Meet the Challenge of Becoming Authentic Adults

Through Growing Leaders, Elmore and articicial team teach middle school, high school, and college students the skills they need to become authentic leaders. And it had some good suggestions from readers about what they had specifically done that dealt with whichever problem elmkre was describing. As a result, he has plenty of experience with young people and in figuring out what motivates and challenges them. The review must be at least 50 characters long. We all know that people need to find a career in an area of their personal strengths.


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I like a lot of what this guy says. Refresh and try again. But Tim Elmore really makes some intelligent observations in this book. Now That They Are Grown. Selenda Sager rated it it was amazing May 19, Unlike some social commentators, the author does not believe that Facebook, iPhones, and video games are the root of all artifciial rather, that they are wonderful tools that need to be used appropriately ellmore in the right measure. Made for Good Purpose.

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Artificial Maturity: Helping Kids Meet the Challenge of Becoming Authentic Adults by Tim Elmore

Provide experiences to accompany their technology-savvy lifestyles. However, a lot of the advice was really cheesy and inauthentic.

This book does a great job of giving the parent’s of this generation some tangible ways to help coach and steer our children in a time that is so different from when we were raised. Another issue he addresses is the development of counterfeit or virtual ways to appease desires for excitement, novelty, risk, and connection. When Teaching Gets Tough. You can read this item using any of the following Kobo apps and devices: I love that he presents the issue AND mtaurity a response.


Elmore shares a story to illustrate this point:. I thoroughly enjoyed the book and felt like it gave a lot of useful information. I benefited more from Tim’s “Generation iY” but this was overall a worthwhile read. The book does have plenty of commonsense tips and techniques, plus a large katurity of real-life experience and information that could be put to use when working with young adults.

Inspiring the Best in Students. Enjoyed many thoughts and points from this book. While he offers plenty of resources that can be purchased, he gives us a bearing in several areas that our organizations can plot a course. Saving money toward a goal 5.

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Success Is for Everyone. For excitement, teens may seek to get a tattoo or nose ring or ride roller coasters in order to meet this need. What Keeps Leaders Up at Night. Request permission to reuse content from this site. May 29, Ike Unger rated it it was amazing Shelves: Convergence and Fulfillment – momentum, effectiveness, wisdom and objectivity, world vision, equipping ability, generosity 7.

Looking further down the road and being able to envision what you want for and would like to teach your children as they become contributors to this world, makes the decisions much easier and the choices much clearer.