SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileA new book by a Yale law professor contends that the so called strict parenting practices of some Chinese mothers is superior to what she believes to be more permissive tactics used by Western parents to raise successful kids.Amy Chua, who has two daughters, argues in her parenting memoir, Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother, that a severe style of upbringing that demands perfectionism from children is the key to creating model offspring. In her book, released Jan. 11, she says a softer style of parenting generally embraced by Western mothers is less effective at producing a more disciplined younger generation than “the Chinese way.”Her controversial essay in the Wall Street Journal, Why Chinese Mothers are Superior, lays out her parenting theory: Hard work leading to achievement builds confidence, which in turn leads to further achievement.Of her own daughters, Chua expected hours of violin and piano rehearsal, even on holidays.
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When you work from home you can work anywhere, or can you?What am I getting at when I say that is if you work from home, can just work in one part of your house? If so then good for you. But what if you work from home but can’t focus on what you are doing then what do you do? Well, I work from home, and when I can’t get work done I either leave the house and go outside and then come back about an hour or so later and try again. If that doesn’t work, then I try changing locations, either in my house or I leave and go uptown to get work done or another part of my property.