03 March 2011

Balancing Quality & Quantity Time With Your Child

Working from home is becoming a popular thing to do.  The reason often cited for working from home is so that one can create their own work hours, and so that they are home with the family.  While that is a great motivator, the goal of developing a better relationship with the family is often missed.

Let’s think of what your child is feeling when you are on your computer, phone or book and you have plopped them in front of the TV so that they will be quiet while you are doing something important.  They may feel that they are being overlooked. Yes it is great that you are home to spend quantity time with your children, however the quality time is being missed.

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