April 4th, 2014

Has friendship been pushed to the bottom of your priority lists? Have trouble making new connections? Tips for making friends as an adult: http://j.mp/1fjX46w

March 3rd, 2014
Significant health crises are often occasions for selfless sacrifice and bonding in close relationships. But they can also strain them — and send caregivers into spirals of anger, self-blame, and exhaustion.TIps for supporting a sick loved one —without falling apart yourself.

Significant health crises are often occasions for selfless sacrifice and bonding in close relationships.

But they can also strain them — and send caregivers into spirals of anger, self-blame, and exhaustion.

TIps for supporting a sick loved one —without falling apart yourself.

November 25th, 2013
Gary Chapman, PhD theorizes that there are five ways most people “speak” love. They are:
1. Words of AffirmationTo be verbally acknowledged
2. Quality TimeTo enjoy companionship
3. Receiving GiftsTo be given tokens of love
4. Acts of ServiceTo have their partners do tasks for them
5. Physical TouchTo be in contact via the body
Explore more about the “5 Love Languages.”

Gary Chapman, PhD theorizes that there are five ways most people “speak” love. They are:

1. Words of Affirmation
To be verbally acknowledged

2. Quality Time
To enjoy companionship

3. Receiving Gifts
To be given tokens of love

4. Acts of Service
To have their partners do tasks for them

5. Physical Touch
To be in contact via the body

Explore more about the “5 Love Languages.”

November 15th, 2013

Here’s a grisly riddle to consider: A father and his son are in a car accident. The father dies at the scene and the son, badly injured, is rushed to the hospital. In the operating room, the surgeon looks at the boy and says, “I can’t operate on this boy. He is my son.”

Have you figured out the answer?

Find it, and interesting info on “mindbugs,” in our latest “Big Ideas” on hidden biases.

November 4th, 2013
What is “introversion” and why does it matter? Big Ideas from Susan Cain’s best-selling book: http://j.mp/1a2HlIx

What is “introversion” and why does it matter? Big Ideas from Susan Cain’s best-selling book: http://j.mp/1a2HlIx

October 30th, 2013
  • The martyr.
  • The savior.
  • The adviser.
  • The people pleaser.
  • The yes-person.

Do you recognize yourself in any of these common co-dependence types?

How to identify when you’re caring too much — and what you can do to break codependent behaviors and cultivate healthier, more satisfying relationships.

October 2nd, 2013
Having a Twitter feed and following others is an easy way to stay current on professional news, share noteworthy items, promote causes, and forge connections with people you want to know. Still, Twitter reaches millions of people in real time, and as some memorable celebrity blunders attest, any form of instant public announcement comes with some risks.”Tips for Maintaining Twitter Civility.”

Having a Twitter feed and following others is an easy way to stay current on professional news, share noteworthy items, promote causes, and forge connections with people you want to know. Still, Twitter reaches millions of people in real time, and as some memorable celebrity blunders attest, any form of instant public announcement comes with some risks.

Tips for Maintaining Twitter Civility.

October 2nd, 2013
Phone texting is the ideal tool for making plans on the fly or letting your friends know you’re running late. Still, the slapdash nature of texting can invite trouble. Here are some of the most common offenses — and how to avoid them.”Texting Tact.”

Phone texting is the ideal tool for making plans on the fly or letting your friends know you’re running late. Still, the slapdash nature of texting can invite trouble. Here are some of the most common offenses — and how to avoid them.

Texting Tact.

August 27th, 2013
The “four cornerstones” of a healthy partnership can relieve the stress of sharing a financial life.
The four cornerstones are:
Commitment
Trust
Respect
Compromise

The “four cornerstones” of a healthy partnership can relieve the stress of sharing a financial life.

The four cornerstones are:

  • Commitment
  • Trust
  • Respect
  • Compromise
July 19th, 2013

Workout partners provide a powerful combination of support, accountability, and in some cases healthy competition. Tips for forming an active relationship that gets results.

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