Jim sharing insights during the Effective Parenting Seminar on 26 September 2015. The CEO of a large company once approached Jim with a request to find and mentor his son. “I told him that I would do it, if he answered two questions to my satisfaction,” shared Jim. “ I asked him, ‘what was your son’s favorite colour and food?’” The CEO had to ring his maid and wife for the answers. Jim replied, ”If you can pay me a million dollars I can bring your son back. But then, I will be your son’s father. You don’t even...Read More
Marriage – the first step towards becoming a family
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