Category Archives for "Communication"

Let’s Talk

I have lived in our neighborhood for over 10 years. I see myself as friendly and outgoing. Yet there are only a few neighbors that I know well. In the past two weeks I have talked to complete strangers and dared to ask them their names. So what has caused this new boldness? Well the […]

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Create Rapport And Get Along With Anyone

Create Rapport And Get Along With Anyone It is possible to use rapport to get along with anyone and yet there are times when you may have good reason for not wanting to develop and maintain rapport. What Is Rapport? You know that feeling you get when you meet someone and it seems as if […]

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How Our Canoe Trip Became Couples Therapy

When I agreed to spend a hot summer weekend away, with my husband and some of his Army buddies. I didn’t expect it to turn into a couples therapy session. It was sold to me as a relaxing canoe trip. We would take in the sun, have a few drinks along the way and then […]

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Why Texting Is Bad For Relationships

Last year a group of friends and I did the annual St. Patrick’s Day Run in Pensacola. It’s a crazy party masquerading as a race with over 15,000 participants. As we lined up to run my friend Jessica was struggling to contact some of our other friends that we had planned to meet. The huge […]

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