Emotional Intelligence

03 Jul Mark Groves – How To Create The Love You Want

Mark Groves is a Human Connection Specialist - an emotional translator, writer, speaker and coach. Mark had always wondered what separated people with amazing relationships from those who were just average. Why did some relationships maintain bliss for a lifetime and others not so much? Why did some people have the ability...

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13 Jun WTF Is Holding Space? (A Man’s Guide)

“I need you to hold space for me.” These words get tossed around A LOT in modern relationships, but most people have no clue what it is or how to do it. In a workshop I led recently, the concept of ‘holding space’ came up. I asked how many people had heard of this concept...

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03 May Three Things That Everyone Needs In a Partner

There are three things everyone needs in a partner. Find someone with one or two of these traits, and you will forever feel like something is lacking in your partnership. Find someone with all three of these things and you may find yourself surprisingly attracted to someone who you tell yourself isn’t...

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21 Mar Dr. Alexandra Solomon – The Secrets Of Dating, Marriage, and Online Dating [Podcast]

Dr. Alexandra Solomon is a licensed clinical psychologist at The Family Institute at Northwestern University and a clinical assistant Professor in the Department of Psychology at Northwestern University. She received her PhD in Counseling Psychology. During graduate school, she was awarded the Dr. John J.B. Morgan Fellowship and worked at...

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10 Mar Mastering the First Impression: Voice

[Editor's Note: This is Part 2 in Benjamin Ritter's series in mastering the first impression. If you haven't already, you should read Part 1 first.] Voice is a Powerful Force People are constantly forming opinions, analyzing information, and basing your attractiveness from the way words are said in the human voice. The human...

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29 Nov What It’s Like to Be The Guy She Fucks, But Never Loves

Tara is stunning. Tight swimmer’s body, blue eyes, blonde hair pulled back in a ponytail. She’s type of girl so dripping in sex that it makes focusing on whatever we’re talking about difficult, even for her.   She excuses herself for a moment.   I turn to Matt, my happily married guy friend, smirk,...

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09 Nov My Wife is My Hero! 9 Things to Consider While Supporting Your Spouse Fighting Cancer

Foreword: I wrote this article to help spouses supporting a spouse going through cancer treatments from diagnosis to treatment to remission. When my wife was first diagnosed with breast cancer, and throughout the process I realized there is not a lot of support for the “supporting spouse.”  Hence, I created...

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