Today’s fantastic family finance article is:
Mmmm. Thin mints. It’s that time of year again. Sweet.
Even sweeter, when Girl Scouts sell cookies, they learn important business basics:
- Identifying prospects.
- Delivering a sales pitch.
- Dealing with rejection.
- Closing a deal.
- Managing inventory and finances.
But when parents sell the cookies, Girl Scouts learn:
So stop hawking cookies for your Girl Scout at the office, on Facebook, or anywhere else.
Let your kid do the selling. And the learning.
Still having trouble letting go? Read the 4 tips for getting the most out of this year’s cookie sale season in today’s article.
Get tomorrow’s tip here.