What to Do When You Don't Know What to Do

Stuck making a decision? Six tips on what to do when you don't know what to do.

What Affairs Can Teach You

Embedded in the pain of affairs are lessons: 4 things to learn

Dealing with the Dead-end Job

Feeling stuck in a dead-end job? Rather than just getting away, figure out what you want to go towards. Some tips.

Don't Make Me Tell You Again: Getting Kids to Listen

Having to constantly remind your kids to do something is the ongoing frustration of many parents. Here's how to make it stop.

Narcissist or Just Self-Centered? 4 Ways to Tell

While narcissistic individuals are certainly self-centered, not all self-centered individuals are narcissistic. Here's how to tell the difference.

Attractions That Go Sour: The Good & Bad of Complementarity

What we're most attracted to in another is often what eventually can drive us crazy. Some of the whys and ways to sidestep such reactions

Entitled Teens: 3 Causes, 3 Solutions

Entitled teens feel they can do what they want and get away with it. Unfortunately to their own detriment often do. Three causes and their antidotes for reining in runaway teens

Are You a Quitter? Time to Bulk Up Your Willpower

The antidote to being a quitter is recognizing where you get stuck and learning to override these emotions. Tips for developing perseverance.

5 Ways Relationships Can Go Wrong (and 3 Ways to Fix Them)

Relationships get stuck or can't move forward because one or both partners don't feel safe. Here are 5 of the common causes and ways to make it better

3 Reasons We Can't Make Up Our Minds

Indecisive? Some causes and tips for learning to be bold.

4 Signs That Your Relationship May Be Over

Deciding to end a relationship can be anguishing. Some suggestions for when it's time to pull to plug and when to slow down

Procrastination 101: Determine the Source, Solve the Problem

Procrastination has many sources and determining your own goes a long way in putting procrastination to rest. Some of the common causes and their antidotes.

What Your Sexual Dreams Are Trying to Tell You

Sexual dreams, like other dreams, have layers of meaning. Some ideas about ways to decipher what your sexual dreams may be telling you.

Being a Great Manager: The Art of Supervision

Management is about leadership, fairness, clarity, flexibility. But with different staff with different personalities and experience, it's about adapting you style to best meet their needs. Some tips.

Relationship Roadblock? Define Your Values

It's easy for couples to hit roadblocks that turn into power struggles and reactions to control. Side-step it by talking about your values and what's really important to you

Inner Selves: Calming the Demons

We all have inner voices that criticize or make us anxious or simply make us feel bad, but can control our lives. Some tips for pushing back.

6 Tips for Managing Life With a Control Freak

It's difficult to live with someone who is always controlling in a variety of ways. Some tips for not taking it personally and for changing the dynamics.

How to Fix Any Problem: The 3 Step Approach

While the content of the problems we are forced to deal with every day constantly changes, the basic approach we need to put the problem to rest is always the same. Here are the three steps.

Affairs: The Healing Process

Affairs are devastating on so many levels, but at its core it is about trust and loss. A map for moving through the normal healing process.

2 Dating Mistakes You Don't Want to Make

It's natural to try and present your best self when dating and avoid confrontations. Makes sense but not a good idea. Here are some tips on making dating do what its supposed to do.

Having a Baby: When You Don't Agree

Being on different pages about having children can be a major relationship roadblock. The key is uncovering the problem under the problem -- some likely suspects.

The Ideal Family: How Do You Stack Up?

An ideal family isn't necessarily about children having manners or creating "quality time", but creating a healthy foundation and structure. Here's what you want to shoot for.

Your Anxiety & Relationships: Are You a Good Match?

There are 3 ways of coping with anxiety. How does your style match up with your partners?

2 Simple Steps to Get Along Better

Solving relationship problems is simple -- stop doing what the other guy hates, do more of what he likes. Where you get stuck is in getting stuck. Some ways to move forward and do the best you can do.

Mastering the 4 Stages of Development

Becoming an adult means moving through the 4 stages of development, but it's easy to get stuck. How to know when you are and what to do about it.

What's Your Leadership Style?

A look at healthy and unhealthy styles of leadership whether it be head of the PTO, a company, a middle manager, even a parent. Time to fill in the gaps.

How to Help Someone Make a Big Decision

Your friend, partner, child feels stuck and can't decide what to do next. Time for you to step up. Some dos and don'ts for helping them find their own solution.

The Appeal and the Risks of Rebound Relationships

Rebound relationships are alluring and dangerous and rarely turn out well. A look at the anatomy of the rebound and ways to break the cycle.

What's Your State of Mind?

We all move in and out of different mindsets throughout the day. The challenge is to recognize when we're beginning to fall into one of these emotional ditches and getting back on the rational road. Some tips.

5 Tips for Making Relationships Last

What's the secret to creating successful long-term relationships? Here are some tips.