The Parent's Guide for Smile & Succeed for Teens makes it easy for you to help your teen and tween learn the social and job skills in the book Smile & Succeed for Teens. Electronic etiquette, social media dos and don'ts and much more! Powerful tips to overcome anxiety and stress. Includes 24 fun activities you can role-play and practice with your son or daughter to help them succeed.
NOTE: Make certain you also purchase the book Smile & Succeed for Teens if you have not already as the book works in conjunction with this Parent's Guide.
Softcover. 67 pages. $14.95
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"Social skills matter. This is a life-changing guide."
- Carla B. Marymee, Kids First Advocacy, Michigan
"It's great! This is a way we can give our kids a leg up. When they are going to the job interview, what if our kids were at the front of the line instead of the back of the line, and I think this has the ability to do that." - Autism Live
"I highly recommend this book." - The Art of Autism
“I cannot tell you what an amazing resource your book Smile & Succeed for Teens, and the Parent’s Guide for Smile & Succeed for Teens is to our individuals.”
-Khadijah Farmer, National Down Syndrome Society
Learn more about the Parent's Guide in the video interview below.
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. It's perfect to help all teens, including teens with autism and special needs too.
Give Your Teen 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.
It's also perfect for special education teachers, social workers, psychologists and counselors to recommend to parents. Nonprofit volunteer managers and coordinators, church and other youth group leaders, and employers who employ teens can recommend it to parents.
Quick and Easy
This 67-page guide is packed with 24 fun and interactive activities to ensure young people succeed in school, work and life. If you are looking for a way to instruct, encourage and motivate your teen, this is the guide for you. Your teens will master social, volunteering and job skills.
Master Electronic Etiquette
With your 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.
Help Your Teen 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!
TEENS YOU CAN HELP
>Teens with poor social skills
>Teens who are shy
>Teens looking for a job, volunteering or who want to jump start their career
>Teens working in jobs such as fast food, restaurants, retail, or other businesses
>Teens who are self-employed or who would like to start their own business
>Teens applying to college
>Teens with autism, ADHD, Down Syndrome, and other special needs
>Teens and young adults in transition programs
>Vocational rehabilitation students-teens and young adults
>Teens with high anxiety and stress
>Teens who spend too much time on their electronics
>Teens who need guidance on social media dos and don'ts
>Teens who have trouble making friends
>Teens who lack confidence and have low self-esteem
INTRODUCTION 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