April 5 to 11

April 5 to 11

The week's essential reads, on lasting relationships, leadership, risky play, and more.

When Fighting Gets Ugly, No Rules Apply but This One!

By Harriet Lerner Ph.D.
The number one "Anger Rule" when things go from zero to one hundred.

Seven Simple Email Tips That Improve Communication

By Thomas Hills Ph.D.
Good emails are an art, but even Picasso had some rules.

Teaching Psychology to Leaders

By Adam Grant Ph.D.
Evidence challenges conventional wisdom on hiring, rewards, and retention

When to Time Your Spilt

By Susan Pease Gadoua L.C.S.W.
Timing Your Split Well Can Make a Big Difference in the Outcome

The Science of Lasting Relationships

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.
New findings show that one partner's happiness matters more than the other's.

Why Children Love and Need Risky Play

By Peter Gray
To protect our children we must allow them to play in ways deemed "risky."