Bob Kenny is a partner at the North Bridge Advisory Group. He was associate director and visiting scholar at the Boston College Center on Wealth and Philanthropy from 2006-2013; and the executive director of More Than Money from 2001-2007. A former associate in education at the Harvard Center for Moral Education, Bob earned his doctorate in Counseling Psychology from Boston University. 


Giving To Children: When Is Too Much Not Enough?

Posted on October 29, 2003 by Bob Kenny

As a parent, I have two fundamental concerns about giving to my adolescent son. First, I worry about not giving him enough and disappointing him. Second, I worry about giving him too much and spoiling him or inhibiting his motivation… Read More

Dad, Can I Have A Pair Of Those Shoes

Posted on October 27, 2002 by Bob Kenny

Sometimes, ethical dilemmas come in small packages, no bigger than the size of a shoebox. As a parent I sometimes wonder: How do I engage my son in discussions on ethical issues without imposing my values, yet prepare him to recognize and make ethical decisions on his own? Let me give you an uncomfortable example… Read More

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