What makes your family unique?
Another way to phrase this question is, what differentiates your family from every other one on your block, or at your school, or in your church? Two primary topics help us identify our uniqueness: values and strategy. I’ll explain each of them separately, but want to stress up front that identifying them need not be an overly rigid, complex, or disciplined process. In fact, sometimes just answering the simple question “what makes us unique?” will get you there.


These are the fundamental and positive qualities that are undeniable about your family, something that would be almost impossible to suppress even if you wanted to do so. Identifying your family’s core values should be neither ...

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