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How to Raise Successful People

Esther Wojcicki

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In How to Raise Successful People, leading educator and journalist Esther Wojcicki shares her proven strategies for raising successful, happy and empowered people, at home and in the classroom.


How to Raise Successful People

How to Raise Successful People

by Esther Wojcicki


Esther Wojcicki is a journalist, educator, and, most notably, the mother of three of America's most successful women. Her daughters Susan, Janet, and Anne Wojcicki have found acclaim as the CEO of YouTube, Professor of Pediatrics at UCSF, and a founder of 23andMe, respectively.

In How to Raise Successful People, Esther Wojcicki shares lessons she believes will help you raise happy, empowered, and independent children. The book focuses on the five fundamental values that Wojcicki maintains will create capable and successful people: Trust, Respect, Independence, Collaboration, and Kindness.

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What I'm offering is an antidote to our parenting and teaching problems, a way to fight against the anxiety, discipline problems, power struggles, peer pressure, and fear of technology that cloud our judgment and harm our children.

- Esther Wojcicki

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