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Oct 27, 2021

A happy family does not happen by chance. It is the product of good intentions and sometimes difficult decisions to keep it thriving. Today, Mike and Lindsay McCarthy join us to explain what makes family meetings an excellent way to discuss important things and maintain stronger relationships with your family.

Key takeaways to listen for

  • Top pressing issues that families are facing today
  • How to hold a successful family meeting
  • Impacts of shared values and setting goals
  • Tips to make family meetings effective
  • Techniques to deal with children's objections during a family meeting
  • The importance of providing a safe area for children to express themselves
  • Ways to improve communication with your spouse

Resources mentioned in this episode

About Mike and Lindsay McCarthy

Mike and Lindsay McCarthy have been married for fifteen years and have two amazing children, Tyler (twelve) and Ember (eight). They live in Austin, Texas but spend some time in the summer and winter at their home in Silverthorne, Colorado. The McCarthys are an active family and love to be outdoors hiking, biking, skiing, snowboarding, skating, kayaking, paddleboarding, or walking their Beagle, Bodhi. Their new family obsession is traveling around the country in the “Mac Adventure Rover” aka their camper van.   

Mike is the Regional Owner for the Greater Pennsylvania region of Keller Williams Realty, Xchange facilitator and co-founder of GoBundance, and co-author of The Miracle Morning for Parents and Families, the corresponding Playbook and Tribe of Millionaires. Lindsay is mainly a stay-at-home mom and occasionally writes blogs on their website, and runs the Facebook Community for The Miracle Morning for Parents and Families

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