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Keys to Good Communication

Keys to Good Communication

Good communication with almost anyone–your husband or wife, boss, coworkers, children, parents, or friends–depends on a few basic principles of people handling. Learn these, and you will b... Read More »

Marriage Is …

Marriage Is …

What is marriage? It’s a union, first of all. It’s a uniting, two hearts becoming one. Marriage is companionship and friendship. It’s being together, acting together, doing things to... Read More »

Dealing With Difficult People

Dealing With Difficult People

Q: I’ve been stressed-out at work over relations with a new coworker. He is talented and ambitious, but behaves as though he’s jealous of my position. I feel threatened and don’t kno... Read More »

Keeping Resolutions & Getting Results

Keeping Resolutions & Getting Results

Q: Each New Year I make resolutions that I feel will help me get “more out of life.” But no matter how great a start I make, I can’t seem to keep up the momentum. What can I do to st... Read More »

Love As Seen Through the Eyes Of Children

Love As Seen Through the Eyes Of Children

A group of social scientists asked this question to a group of four-to-eight-year-olds: “What does love mean?” The answers they got were broader and deeper than anyone could have imagined.... Read More »

Confident Children

Confident Children

By Alex Peterson Parents who are concerned about their children’s progress at each stage of their development, as nearly all parents are, need to realize what an important role a child’s s... Read More »

Working Well with Others

Working Well with Others

Q: I was recently promoted to a managerial position that I’d had my sights on for a long time, but now I’m not sure I’m cut out for this job. It seems that everything I say or do results in a misunder... Read More »

Proactive Parenting: How to get the most from TV

Proactive Parenting: How to get the most from TV

1) Don’t let your children watch unmonitored TV. 2) Preview or read reviews on a movie or TV show before showing it to your children. Be selective. 3) Strive to make watching TV shows, documenta... Read More »

Nine How-To’s of Change

Nine How-To’s of Change

1. Take stock and set goals. Make a list of the areas you want to change in and what you can do to bring those changes about. Putting goals and plans in writing will help crystallize your thoughts and... Read More »