Where to Go When You Need Marriage Advice

How’s your marriage doing?  Be honest and tell yourself the truth.  Is your spouse spending more time sleeping on the couch than with you?  Are your marriage communication skills suffering and you feel you’d rather talk to a fence post? How would you describe a day in the life of your marriage?  Do you yell […]

What’s at the Root of Your Relationship Problems?

If a list were to be made of the problems possible in a marriage or relationship, it would probably fill a small book.  Then, just when you think the list is complete, someone else comes up with a different one. Relationship problems could be as numerous as there are people in the world.  We’re all […]

The Benefits & Challenges of Being a Good Listener

How many times have you listened to someone and found that you have come away knowing them better for it? When a person speaks, they reveal a lot about themselves, so if you want to know a person better and understand their motives, dreams and desires, then it makes sense to listen more closely. While […]

How to Maintain Your Self-Esteem After a Breakup

A bad breakup can be a major blow to your happiness, but getting dumped can really affect your self-esteem. It is hard not to succumb to the sadness and self-loathing that getting dumped can bring on. But after you’re all cried out, how do you maintain your self-esteem? Take a Breath First of all, take […]

Teaching Youth and Young Adults to Be Leaders

Leadership skills are important for all kinds of successes in life, from employment to relationships. And the general consensus is that such skills are lacking among adults and young people. Whether you have youth and young adults in your home or otherwise under your supervision, you can invest in their futures by teaching them how […]

Positive Discipline and Character Development

Discipline is something that affects every area of a child’s life. If a parent disciplines in a way that demeans a child, the child could grow up to be a resentful, angry adult. If the parent disciplines in a way that is respectful, the child will have the opportunity to grow as someone who gives […]

Free Play in Children Is Important

Unfortunately, this essential component of childhood is often denied in today’s hectic world of school, extracurricular activities, after-school childcare, and after-school clubs. Children’s time is largely scheduled, leaving little to no time for children to engage in unscheduled, free play time. How Important Is Free Play? According to research, very! The childhood obesity epidemic is […]

Build Confidence in Interpersonal Relationships

For some people, self-confidence with regard to personal relationships is challenging. You may find that you have confidence in many other areas of your life – your business, talents, and so forth – but lack the confidence to have successful personal relationships. For some, this is due to past experiences – once bitten, twice shy, […]

Improve Your Communication Skills

Communication consists of sending messages which involve speaking, listening, writing, and understanding. The act of communication takes at least two people to complete. It is extremely important to have good communication skills in all areas of your life. When you think about it, you communicate at almost every opportunity. You may be sending a text […]

Using Stories and Reviews to Build Trust in Your Business

Building a solid business reputation takes time and energy. If you want your business to prosper and survive, then building trust with your customers is extremely important. This is very true for online businesses today as they often lack in the physical customer/owner relationship. With so many business going online, you don’t get many salesmen […]

How To Make Healthy Eating Fun for The Family

If you want to change the eating habits of your family, it helps to find ways to incorporate healthy food choices into their everyday diet in a way they’ll happily accept. Here are some suggestions to try. Introduce New Fruits and Vegetables to Children in a Fun Way If you want to get your children […]

How to Be a Leader in the Workplace

Many jobs require that employees be “team players.” You may hear that so often that it becomes meaningless, but it isn’t. Being a team player is a fairly broad term, and it can include an important attribute that employers appreciate: leadership. Being a leader in the workplace does not necessarily mean being a boss, manager, […]

Ways That Low Self-Esteem Hurts Your Relationships

Low self-esteem can affect your life in so many ways. Not only can it severely undermine your quality of living, but it can wreak havoc on your relationships with other people. Romantic Relationships Your romantic relationships are severely affected by low self-esteem. Not only do you risk the strength of your relationship with all of […]

Commitment to Excellence in Leadership

When a person is committed to excellence, his or her talents are showcased in their leadership abilities. Committing yourself to excellence is giving yourself the gift of motivation. When you’re committed to being the best you can be, you’re motivated to do what it takes. The mantra of today seems to be, “If I’m no […]

3 Ways for Mentees to Give Back to Mentors

A mentoring relationship should be rewarding for both sides. If only the mentee is getting something out of the relationship, chances are the mentor will soon opt out. It’s common for mentees to think that they have nothing to give back to their mentor. That simply isn’t true. Though you might not be able to […]

Helping Teens Grow from Self-Consciousness to Self-Confidence

As a parent, it can be painful to watch your teen struggle with self-consciousness and low confidence. Is there anything you can do to help build your teen’s self-confidence? Here are some tips. Learning to Fail We want our children to be safe, physically and emotionally. But sources say that this can become too much […]

Communication Is the Key to Building Character in Children

Good character is one of the most important things we can give our children. It is best when both talked about and modeled in our daily lives. If you are already doing your best to be a role model of good character and are looking for ways to speak to your child or children about […]

Board Members & Equity Mentors: What Percent Should You Give?

While some mentors will come and help you out for free, other mentors will be “paid.” Usually for startup companies, these kinds of mentorship opportunities are compensated through equity rather than through cash, as most startups don’t have all that much cash on hand. If you’re working with such mentors, how much equity is a […]

Do Your Customers Trust You?

As a business owner it is important for you to build trust with your customers, clients, employees, and other business acquaintances. Trust takes a long time to build but can be broken in mere seconds. When trust is destroyed, you open yourself and your business up to bad vibes, game-playing, and other underhanded tactics. If […]

How to Help a Partner with Low Self-Esteem

It can be heartbreaking to watch someone you love wrestle with their own self-worth. Having a partner with low self-esteem not only hurts them, but it can affect your relationship as well. There are ways you can help, however. Understanding Self-Esteem To really be able to help your partner, you need to understand what self-esteem […]

Work on Your Relationships

When you learn to offer true forgiveness, transform your negative thoughts to positive ones, and express daily gratitude, you are on the quick path to immediate and long-lasting happiness. But human beings are nothing if not social animals. Recognizing the Importance of Relationships You need look no further than the Internet and the explosion of […]

Investors as Mentors: Why and How to Find Them

One of the best places to find mentors is in your business’ investors. Investors are typically high net-worth individuals who’ve already experienced business success on their own. Their experience, knowledge, and skills can help you avoid pitfalls and make the right decisions in every turn of your business. The Money vs. The Expertise When Pierre […]

How to Create a Home Environment That Instills Leadership in Kids

As parents and caregivers, we often want to create an environment at home that will be conducive to instilling leadership. But how? Instilling leadership can take many forms, and of course your individual family dynamic comes into play. But generally speaking, here are some tips on how to create a home environment that fosters leadership […]

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