Rich Kids in Trouble

Rich Kids in Trouble

The paradox of modern privilege. By Suniya Luthar, Ph.D.

Why Top Students Should Be Less Selective

Admissions processes at top schools are inefficient.

You're Here to Fulfill My Dreams

A cautionary note lest parents' dreams undermine their talented kids' lives.

Why Do Lindsay Lohan and Mel Gibson Misbehave?

Why celebrities believe they are above the law.

Justin Bieber, Little Emporers, and Narcissistic Children

Over-indulging our children puts them at risk of becoming self-centered brats

Do More Things Bring Less Love?

Acquiring more and more things may also bring marriage problems.

Why is Mississippi more religious than New Hampshire?

Religion thrives on misery—and chokes on prosperity.

Raising “Star” Children: The Pressure May Be Too Great

China sends a strong message to all parents.

The Rich Kids of Art Class

Are artists born or made?

The Abuse of Overparenting

We're all guilty of over-protective acts that hurt our children.

Spoiled? Not My Kid

We live in an age of yes-parenting.

What’s in a Name?

Contemporary versus historical naming conventions

Why Trust is Foundational to Sound Management

Trust is the solid floor on which the manager-employee relationship is built.

10 Rules for Reading Aloud to Preschoolers

Reading bedtime stories the right way is as important as changing diapers.

Choosing Stories for Our Children

Stories frame our children's inner narratives, so we must choose them carefully.