How Thoughtful Communication Can Improve Your Relationship

How Thoughtful Communication Can Improve Your Relationship

Communication is vital in a relationship. And not just talking about the tough stuff but the little things that often go unsaid. If left undiscussed, many of these seemingly small issues can cause irreparable rifts in your relationship. This article written by Julie Compton and based on advice from a seasoned divorce attorney is so powerful, we decided to post it in its entirety.

Unhealthy Relationship Drivers

Unhealthy Relationship Drivers

There are many valid, beneficial reasons to enter into relationships and then there are numerous unhealthy intentions for seeking out a romantic partner.

The Peacemaker Personality #9

The Peacemaker Personality #9

As the name suggests, one of the core traits of those possessing the Peacemaker temperament is the desire for harmony. People with this personality will go to the ends of the earth to avoid conflict.

Asserter Personality – Type 8 on the Enneagram

Asserter Personality – Type 8 on the Enneagram

The most independent of all the personality types, Asserters may be viewed by others as the toughest with whom to get along. Read this month's blog to find out more about this unique temperament.

The Adventurer Personality Type 7

The Adventurer Personality Type 7

Extroverted, spontaneous, spirited and playful, Adventurers or Enthusiasts possess an optimistic, versatile approach to life. With a basic desire to be satisfied, people with this temperament fear being deprived. Discover more about this personality type and the part it plays in a relationship.

The Questioner Personality – Type 6

The Questioner Personality – Type 6

Have you ever met anyone who was exceptionally hard-working, reliable, and committed, yet was haunted by self-doubt and possessed a deeply rooted need for support and security?

If you or your partner possess the fundamental traits listed above, you are categorized as a Questioner, a.k.a. a Loyalist.

The Individualist Personality Type

The Individualist Personality Type

Those possessing the Individualist personality type are acutely self-aware. Sensitive and emotionally honest, these people are incredibly creative and inspired. Their deepest fear is that they have no personal significance.

 

The Achiever Personality Type

The Achiever Personality Type

Are you an Achiever or are you partnered with one? If you or your partner fit into the category of "Achiever", watch for overly ambitious tendencies that can adversely affect what could otherwise be a healthy relationship.

The Perfectionist Personality Type

The Perfectionist Personality Type

The Perfectionist is one of the nine personality types. Also called the Reformer, Perfectionists are rational and principled, as well as purposeful and self-controlled, often to the point of being overly critical of themselves and others. Learn more about this personality type and their impact in a relationship.

Understanding Basic Personality Traits

Understanding Basic Personality Traits

Having a familiarity with ourselves, which includes understanding our personality traits as well as our strengths and weaknesses, helps guide us in our relationship choices.

Multicultural Relationship Advice: Embrace & Celebrate Your Differences!

Multicultural Relationship Advice:  Embrace & Celebrate Your Differences!

Here are some basic rules to follow for those looking for harmony in a multicultural relationship or marriage.

10 Unhealthy Behaviors That Indicate Your Relationship Is Doomed

10 Unhealthy Behaviors That Indicate Your Relationship Is Doomed

An article by The Cheat Sheet looked into the 10 behaviors that indicate an unhealthy (and often doomed) relationship.