It's been said that, "A taste of success is the surest indicator of future success". The Christmas/Holiday recitals were that "taste of success". So here's the practice tip for January: Refer back to the joy, pleasure and pride of a job well done if they need a bit of encouragement. If they struggled, no worries, it's not a problem, merely an opportunity for growth! Refer back to previous practice tips: use praise & cell phone motivators to seize the opportunity to 'reboot'.