Posts Categorized: Communication Skills Advice

Emotionally Intelligent Men Matter

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We all hear how it’s important for couples to communicate. Yet it is just as necessary for men to be emotionally aware and perceptive of their partners. Research shows that couples in which men are willing to accept influence from their wives are actually happier. They also have a lower risk of divorce as well…. Read more »

How to Listen

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Roni Beth Tower, Ph.D., ABPP writes in Psychology Today writes about how important listening is to a relationship. Yet in our modern world, surrounded by technology, we struggle to feel connected to other people and our listening skills suffer. Tower provides suggestions on how to be a better listener. When listening you need to be… Read more »

What women really want from men…

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Men, if there is one video you should watch to understand what women really want from you during those “deep conversations” this is it. It perfectly describes what a woman wants from her partner and how counterintuitive it is for men to give her exactly what she needs.

How Couples Can Use “Friendly Fighting”

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Dr. Marie Hartwell-Walker, Ed.D. writes in Psych Central how there is never a need to have an argument with your partner. Instead, couples can use ten strategies that she refers to as “Friendly Fighting” that can help couples resolve a conflict without it going downhill. When Hartwell-Walker says that couples never have to fight, she… Read more »