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 Sharing the financials is key to keeping a good relationship.

How to Talk to Your Spouse About Your Freelance Income

Sharing the financials is key to keeping a good relationship.

by Kara Baskin

 Knowing when to listen and how to speak is the key to nourishing relationships

The Care and Tending of Friends and Family

Knowing when to listen and how to speak is the key to nourishing relationships

by Emilio Estefan

Distractions are everywhere, but but take this marriage advice on mindfulness and deepen your relationship with your mate.

The Mindful Marriage: Try It, You’ll Like It

Distractions are everywhere, but but take this marriage advice on mindfulness and deepen your relationship with your mate.

by Janice Holly Booth

Learning to shape and tell your personal narrative can help you bounce back from trauma.

The Healing Power of Storytelling

Learning to shape and tell your personal narrative can help you bounce back from trauma.

by Logan Ward

Follow these three steps to accept yourself and stop being swayed by other people opinions.

How To Love Yourself as Much as You Love Other People

Follow these three steps to accept yourself and stop being swayed by other people opinions.

by Janice Holly Booth

Making this one little tweak to your communication style will improve all your relationships.

How To Talk So Others Will Really Hear You

Making this one little tweak to your communication style will improve all your relationships.

by Janice Holly Booth

Best-selling author Dr. Michael F. Roizen explains how a health buddy can change your life—and how to find the right one.

A Health Partner: The Number One Way To Make Healthy Changes Stick

Best-selling author Dr. Michael F. Roizen explains how a health buddy can change your life—and how to find the right one.

by Sarah Mahoney

 Women, listen up to these top tips from How To Date Like a Man

How Savvy a Dater Are You?

Women, listen up to these top tips from How To Date Like a Man

by Rachel Blumme

The tarot has a long history of helping people figure out their next steps—but not the way you think. Let’s see how tarot cards can help you reinvent your life.

Tarot: The Surprising Way To Discover Your Heart’s Desire

The tarot has a long history of helping people figure out their next steps—but not the way you think. Let’s see how tarot cards can help you reinvent your life.

by Janice Holly Booth

How to spice up a long-term marriage.

Have More Fun in Bed

How to spice up a long-term marriage.

by Pamela Redmond Satran

Whatever you do for a living, you can make your work more meaningful in small ways that lead to bigger results.

Turn Your Job Into a Values-Driven Career

Whatever you do for a living, you can make your work more meaningful in small ways that lead to bigger results.

by Kara Baskin

These seven new twists of marriage counseling make traditional marriage more appealing, even more durable.

Could Your Marriage Use a Makeover?

These seven new twists of marriage counseling make traditional marriage more appealing, even more durable.

by Janice Holly Booth

Light therapy, long the gold standard for treating Seasonal Affective Disorder, is less effective long-term than talk therapy.

For Winter Blues, Talk Beats Light

Light therapy, long the gold standard for treating Seasonal Affective Disorder, is less effective long-term than talk therapy.

by Sarah Mahoney



Life changes can resurrect old problems, or even trigger a new illness.

Midlife Eating Disorders Are on the Rise. Are You at Risk?

Life changes can resurrect old problems, or even trigger a new illness.

by Sarah Mahoney

Living your purpose, and setting healthy habits, can literally add years—exhilarating, fulfilling years—to your life.

Four Ways To Live Longer

Living your purpose, and setting healthy habits, can literally add years—exhilarating, fulfilling years—to your life.

by Janice Holly Booth

When you work remotely, it’s trickier to shine. Here’s how to stay front and center in the boss’s eye.

The Delicate Art of Bragging To Better Your Job

When you work remotely, it’s trickier to shine. Here’s how to stay front and center in the boss’s eye.

by Kara Baskin

                        Five tools to help you get to the heart of the matter.

When Things Aren’t What They Seem, Dig Deeper

Five tools to help you get to the heart of the matter.

by Janice Holly Booth

            The line between tedious and ridiculous is thinner than you think. Here’s how to walk it.

How (and Why) To Inject Humor Into Your Personal Brand

The line between tedious and ridiculous is thinner than you think. Here’s how to walk it.

by Kara Baskin

The Week Away That Can Transform Your Career

by Kara Baskin

How to start a real conversation. The importance of communication in a relationship.

Talking About Sex With Your Partner

How to start a real conversation. The importance of communication in a relationship.

by Esther Perel

When it reflects self-confidence, being proud can be just the extra oomph your life change requires

Pride Is Not a Dirty Word

When it reflects self-confidence, being proud can be just the extra oomph your life change requires

by Sarah Mahoney

Demands don’t work; the secret to change the behavior of your spouse is taking a series of small steps, and watching the results grow

Yes, There Is a Way To Change Your Spouse

Demands don’t work; the secret to change the behavior of your spouse is taking a series of small steps, and watching the results grow

by Janice Holly Booth

Signing up for art class helped me see more shades of variation in life—and gave me insight into solving life’s knottier problems.

Rediscovering My First Love: Making Art

Signing up for art class helped me see more shades of variation in life—and gave me insight into solving life’s knottier problems.

by Janice Holly Booth

A chronic condition finally forced me to level with my boss—and learn an important lesson beyond overcoming anxiety

What Panic Disorder Taught Me

A chronic condition finally forced me to level with my boss—and learn an important lesson beyond overcoming anxiety

by Kara Baskin

One in four of us doesn’t know how much his or her partner earns; here, the conversation to have with your honey about money and marriage

Why You Should Know Your Spouse’s Salary

One in four of us doesn’t know how much his or her partner earns; here, the conversation to have with your honey about money and marriage

by Janice Holly Booth

Joining groups that ignite your passions helps build self-esteem—even more than having many friends.

The Power of Belonging

Joining groups that ignite your passions helps build self-esteem—even more than having many friends.

by Sarah Mahoney

Don’t fall into the trap of thinking the initial offer is non-negotiable. Fight (nicely) for what you want.

How to Negotiate A Killer Severance Package

Don’t fall into the trap of thinking the initial offer is non-negotiable. Fight (nicely) for what you want.

by Kara Baskin

Whatever your issues, whatever your goals, these 5 steps will boost your investment in life coaching.

How To Get the Most From Your Coach

Whatever your issues, whatever your goals, these 5 steps will boost your investment in life coaching.

by Janice Holly Booth

With the guidance of a certified life coach, Ann Hoscheit resolved issues in her marriage and decided to sell the business she had built.

How Coaching Helped Me Reinvent My Marriage and My Career

With the guidance of a certified life coach, Ann Hoscheit resolved issues in her marriage and decided to sell the business she had built.

by Janice Holly Booth

  How to deflect doubts, fears and criticisms about your new career plan

When Friends and Family Don’t Want You To Change

How to deflect doubts, fears and criticisms about your new career plan

by Kara Baskin

 Enlisting support can ease the burden of saying sayonara to your stuff.

Decluttering the Fun Way—With a Friend

Enlisting support can ease the burden of saying sayonara to your stuff.

by Janice Holly Booth

Preserving your all-too-often overlooked senses of taste, smell and touch makes intimacy even more intimate

Keep Your Senses at Peak Performance

Preserving your all-too-often overlooked senses of taste, smell and touch makes intimacy even more intimate

by Janice Holly Booth

When we treat our partners with more calmness and compassion, our relationship improves.

Could Your Relationship Use a Dose of Self-Awareness?

When we treat our partners with more calmness and compassion, our relationship improves.

by Janice Holly Booth

Looking to improve your health? Calm a stormy marriage? Or jump into the dating pool? A growing number of life coaches are helping people move toward their goals in all areas of life, not just work.

Coaching Isn’t Just for Careers Anymore

Looking to improve your health? Calm a stormy marriage? Or jump into the dating pool? A growing number of life coaches are helping people move toward their goals in all areas of life, not just work.

by Janice Holly Booth

 Try these tweaks for better success in finding love online

If You’re Guy Over 50 and You’re Dating, Listen Up

Try these tweaks for better success in finding love online

by Janice Holly Booth

How to stop workplace frustrations from commuting home with you.

Is Your Job Ruining Your Sex Life?

How to stop workplace frustrations from commuting home with you.

by Dr. Pepper Schwartz

 Know where to find the resources you need to vet your idea before you invest

ABCs of Starting Your Own Business

Know where to find the resources you need to vet your idea before you invest

by Kara Baskin

 Your relationships can make or break your career success

To Do Good Work, You’ve Got To Have Friends

Your relationships can make or break your career success

by Janice Holly Booth

Introverts may have a clearer picture of their world than their super-social counterparts

Shyness’s Sly Upside

Introverts may have a clearer picture of their world than their super-social counterparts

by Sarah Mahoney

A new venture aims to crowdsource emotional health

Using Tech To Tame Anxiety and Stress

A new venture aims to crowdsource emotional health

by Sarah Mahoney

Letting go of old ideas can be a powerful force for good

What Life Changers Can Learn From The Moon

Letting go of old ideas can be a powerful force for good

by Sarah Mahoney

 Confidence can flag at any point in a career. Here’s how to get your mojo back

What To Do When You Question Yourself

Confidence can flag at any point in a career. Here’s how to get your mojo back

by Kara Baskin

 New research reveals why we seek out downbeat stories, and what we can do to change

Why We Fixate on Bad News

New research reveals why we seek out downbeat stories, and what we can do to change

by Sarah Mahoney

Sharing laughter makes people more willing to share intimate details

Want Someone To Open Up To You?

Sharing laughter makes people more willing to share intimate details

by Janice Holly Booth

Discover the power of negative thinking—yes, you heard us right

Need a Little WOOP in Your Relationship?

Discover the power of negative thinking—yes, you heard us right

by Janice Holly Booth

Writing is a dream of many; here are the four essentials to making it your reality

Do You Have a Book in You?

Writing is a dream of many; here are the four essentials to making it your reality

by Kara Baskin

These 5 tips are guaranteed to reduce the sting

How To Shrug Off Negative Comments

These 5 tips are guaranteed to reduce the sting

by Janice Holly Booth

Harvard Business School research shows that the watched employee is the squashed employee

Want Productive Employees? Give ‘Em Privacy

Harvard Business School research shows that the watched employee is the squashed employee

by Kara Baskin

New insights about decision-making reveal who is likely to cooperate

Will You Thrive on a Team?

New insights about decision-making reveal who is likely to cooperate

by Sarah Mahoney

A little bit of a worry can be just the thing to propel a life change. Learn how to control anxiety and benefit from it.

Transform Your Anxiety Into a Force for Good

A little bit of a worry can be just the thing to propel a life change. Learn how to control anxiety and benefit from it.

by Sarah Mahoney

 A bad work relationship can color your day, your week, your job, or even your whole career, which is why it’s worth doing the hard work to put things right

How to Reverse a Big Misstep

A bad work relationship can color your day, your week, your job, or even your whole career, which is why it’s worth doing the hard work to put things right

by Kara Baskin

Tap the power of social networks to shed those stubborn pounds

Weight Loss Data You Can’t Ignore

Tap the power of social networks to shed those stubborn pounds

by Janice Holly Booth

 What language analysis can teach us about positive spirit and life change

The World Really Does Look on the Bright Side

What language analysis can teach us about positive spirit and life change

by Sarah Mahoney

Chatting on the subway boosts your happiness, research reveals

The Conversation That Can Make Your Day

Chatting on the subway boosts your happiness, research reveals

by Janice Holly Booth

If you lack discipline, changing now can have a big impact, especially if you’re a guy

This Trait Can Add Years To Your Life

If you lack discipline, changing now can have a big impact, especially if you’re a guy

by Janice Holly Booth

Reboot any team by implementing these elements

The 3 Qualities That Make a Great Team

Reboot any team by implementing these elements

by Janice Holly Booth

 Plus, the two things you should never, ever talk about

How Much Should You Reveal About Yourself at Work?

Plus, the two things you should never, ever talk about

by Kara Baskin

You can tweet your way to a more relaxed day, as new research reveals

Think Social Media Stresses You Out? Think Again

You can tweet your way to a more relaxed day, as new research reveals

by Sarah Mahoney

To spark more detailed recollections, just close your eyes

Remember Your Past To Chart Your Future

To spark more detailed recollections, just close your eyes

by Sarah Mahoney

Tune up your vocal muscles and make your voice an agent for change

Forget the Makeover—Try a Voice-over

Tune up your vocal muscles and make your voice an agent for change

by Janice Holly Booth

How to interpret the most freighted phrase in dating

Getting Hung Up On I Love You

How to interpret the most freighted phrase in dating

by Dr. Pepper Schwartz

Help for getting difficult conversations to the table.

That Conversation You Are Dreading

Help for getting difficult conversations to the table.

by Janice Holly Booth

Maybe all you need is a good night’s sleep

Feeling Less Than Grateful for Your Partner?

Maybe all you need is a good night’s sleep

by Janice Holly Booth

 A posse of strong-willed friends may help guide you through the rigors of a life change

Does Your Self-Control Need a Booster Shot?

A posse of strong-willed friends may help guide you through the rigors of a life change

by Janice Holly Booth

Promotions can take you away from work you love. Here’s how to restore your passion

Don’t Let the Glass Ceiling Break Your Heart

Promotions can take you away from work you love. Here’s how to restore your passion

by Kara Baskin

 Yes, that’s a real word, and, believe me, you want to know what it means

The Key to Enriching Your Marriage? ZimZum

Yes, that’s a real word, and, believe me, you want to know what it means

by Janice Holly Booth

…but there’s a hitch. The equation only works when power is equally shared

The Passport to Intimacy Is Power…

…but there’s a hitch. The equation only works when power is equally shared

by Janice Holly Booth

Try this 5-step plan to make shyness work for you

Do You Dread Speaking Up in Meetings?

Try this 5-step plan to make shyness work for you

by Kara Baskin

7 lessons Scott Adams learned from his surprising series of flops

Dilbert’s Creator on Failing Smart

7 lessons Scott Adams learned from his surprising series of flops

by Sarah Mahoney

 How to move forward by easing the pressure you feel

Performance Anxiety: It’s Everywhere

How to move forward by easing the pressure you feel

by Janice Holly Booth

Rediscovering romance novels at 49, when we’re smart enough to know they’re inspirational, not aspirational. From <em> Purple Clover</em>

Bodice Ripper Redux

Rediscovering romance novels at 49, when we’re smart enough to know they’re inspirational, not aspirational. From Purple Clover

by Shannon Bradley-Colleary

Here’s How to Help People Help You

Feedback that Could Save Your Career

Here’s How to Help People Help You

by Caroline Ceniza-Levine

“How’s my grandparenting?” If you really want to find out, ask your kids.

What Your Kids Really Think of Your Grandparenting

“How’s my grandparenting?” If you really want to find out, ask your kids.

by Kara Baskin

8 confrontation-free ways to cope with a supervisor who expects you to always be on the clock

Finding Work–Life Balance When Your Boss Wants 24/7 Attention

8 confrontation-free ways to cope with a supervisor who expects you to always be on the clock

by Gwen Moran

Luck, when viewed in the rearview mirror, often changes

Was It Luck? Maybe, Maybe Not

Luck, when viewed in the rearview mirror, often changes

by Carol Wolper

Why a 24-year-old whippersnapper was one of the best bosses I’ve ever had.

What Makes a Great Manager: Building Relationships

Why a 24-year-old whippersnapper was one of the best bosses I’ve ever had.

by Renita T. Kalhorn