6 Perfect Gifts to Get Your Gal Pals

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner - what better time to celebrate the Galentines in your life?! Consider treating your closest gal pals to one of these sweet gifts I know I’d love to receive from a secret admirer...

Talking Money with Your Partner

If you're going to understand and be understood by your partner, you both need to know where you're coming from regarding money. You need to know if there's debt, avoidance, differing savings goals, or confusion. You need to know each other's financial hangups and dreams.

How to Show Your Love Even When Work is Crazy

I began thinking about what to get my mom for Mother’s Day no less than three weeks ago. Various gift options kept popping into my mind in the most hectic times. While boarding a plane or in the middle of a meeting I’d think, OMG! MOTHER’S DAY! Get her that spa treatment! Don’t forget! And [

How a Toxic Relationship Can Hurt Your Career [VIDEO]

  Sheryl Sandberg made waves when she included this advice in Lean In: the most important career decision you’ll make it who you marry.   But whatever you feel about the institution of marriage, research shows that the quality of our relationships affects our career success in big ways.

How to Tell When You’re In a Toxic Relationship

Earlier this week Emilie explained just how damaging toxic relationships can be to you and your career. But how do you know when you’re in one? It’s nearly inevitable that at some point, you’ll find yourself surrounded by people and situations that leave us with an uncomfortable feeling. The

Halt the Hustle and Open Your Heart

Everyday you’re hustlin. Everyday you try to get farther. You think to try harder. You make lists and lists and lists and tape up calendars and create reminders. Reminders to yourself to do more. Reminders that if you have free time then you’re obviously not out there hustling enough. You should

5 Ways to Cultivate Better Relationships

“Happiness” is an elusive topic that has been studied and contemplated by many throughout history. As an Imago relationship therapist and someone who specializes in helping my clients achieve happy and healthy relationships, I have come to view much of happiness through a relational lens. It’s