The Art of Listening Well when a Friend is Facing Hard Times

  A few months ago, as I was finalizing the launch plan for my upcoming book, working harder than ever to balance work demands and family needs, I went through a very dark, personal trial.  For over three months, I received anonymous, inappropriate text messages, voicemails and images on my cell phone.  Each time the… Read more »

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5 Ways to Improve Any Relationship

Tension at the dinner table, strained conversation with your spouse, tumult with your teen, confusion and chaos with coworkers…these are all common relationship problems that can lead to stress, anxiety and frustration. And nobody wants that. What we all want are better relationships with the people in our lives but often we have no idea… Read more »

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Three Lessons That Dramatically Improved My Marriage

What started as a fairy tale, turned into a nightmare when I realized that my husband, John, didn’t complete me. The marriage didn’t meet my every need or take away my struggles, insecurities, or loneliness. Marriage helped in these areas, but ultimately, I am responsible for my growth. John didn’t complete me, and that isn’t… Read more »

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3 Things to Say to Your Dad Before It’s Too Late

Show your appreciation with words that touch his heart and remind him just how grateful you are that he is your dad! Your words will mean the world to him. —   Deep down we all want to know our lives have an impact. I peeked into the sunroom, to check up on our son… Read more »

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5 Ways to Stay Motivated After a Failure

Any worthwhile endeavor inevitably includes failure in our pursuit of success. No one likes to fail, and we certainly shy away from discussing our failures. The thought of broadcasting them to the world can cause an outbreak of hives. Yet, those who enjoy the greatest success, don’t fear failure and are even willing to talk… Read more »

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3 Days Could Change the Course of Your Relationship!

Many couples don’t get enough time together due to work, entrepreneurship, and most of all KIDS! It is easy to go weeks without a significant interaction with your spouse, let alone a romantic one. Back when our kids were little, we were always tired. Too tired to talk. Too tired for date night. Too tired… Read more »

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Creating a Haven of Peace with Joanne Miller on The Better Relationship Podcast

Being married is challenging. Add being married to an entrepreneur and the difficulties and challenges grow exponentially. With candor, honesty, and humor, my friend, Joanne Miller talks business, bankruptcy, and blessings in the midst of raising babies and growing a strong marriage, while intentionally Creating a Haven of Peace. Joanne Miller, is an artist, speaker, blogger,… Read more »

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Women Leaders in a Glass Ceiling World

Assertive leadership and ambition are applauded in men, but women are often called bossy or aggressive when demonstrating those same qualities.  Regardless of your politics, it is heartening to see a female presidential candidate shattering one of the toughest glass ceilings in America.  But, she is paying for it on many fronts. As a woman,… Read more »

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Social Wealth w/ Jason Treu on The Better Relationship Podcast #048

Jason Treu, of BeExtraordinary.tv believes that people and your relationships are your true “wealth.” Everything we accomplish in life is with or through other people, or what Jason calls, Social Wealth.  Jason shares strategies from his bestselling book, Social Wealth to equip you to maximize your relationships for greater business success and personal fulfillment in life.

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True Confessions: Marriage is Hard

This post by Richard Paul Evans is profound and a beautiful portrayal of how hard -but oh so worth it- marriage can be. The hubs and I will celebrate 33 years of marriage on 6/24 and we too have spent years fighting, in silence, distant and discouraged… and in the midst of them there was… Read more »

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The Referral of a Lifetime w/ Tim Templeton

Tim Templeton, bestselling author of The Referral of a Lifetime, shares insider tips for creating powerful relationships that yield success in business and fulfillment in life.  As an experienced business coach and speaker, Tim helps others reach their goals and personal potential in business. He outlines his 5 point system for gaining referrals for a… Read more »

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How to Create Healthy Relationships w/ Jane Nguyen – Better Relationship Podcast #046

 Better Relationship Podcast #046 How to Create Healthy Relationships w/ Jane Nguyen Jane Nguyen is an Author, Speaker, Transformational Dating & Relationship Mentor from Honeymoon Forever. She joins Susie Miller on the Better Relationship Podcast to discuss how to create healthy relationship. Jane share her personal story of leaving an abusive relationship, pursuing personal growth and subsequently coaching women to embrace their… Read more »

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How to NOT Bankrupt your Marriage While Pursuing Profits & Success

So a few weeks ago I had the fantastic opportunity to be interviewed by Mike Flynn for his podcast, The Impact Entrepreneur. The interview was a blast, and we got into detail on some topics I’m really passionate about, including networking, connecting, and my P.R.O.F.I.T. method. Also covered in the episode are: What led me… Read more »

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Better Relationship Podcast #045 w/ David Frees

David Frees is an attorney, author, and speaker is a master of teaching enhanced communication and how to go from being persuasive to being truly influential. He chats with Susie about how to use effective communication tools and techniques to improve relationships. Dave shares “the 6 word question” he uses to get the results he wants with… Read more »

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Listen Learn Love – 1st Anniversary Sale!

Today is the 1 year Anniversary of my very first book:  Listen, Learn, Love: How to Dramatically Improve Your Relationships in 30 Days or Less!  It ranked #1 on Amazon in 3 categories and stayed #1 for all of launch month last May.  I was beyond thrilled. Even more exciting is hearing from  all the folks who have shared… Read more »

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Tools for Helping Your Virtual Team Be More Effective!

Virtual teams are a growing resource for entrepreneurs and business owners; providing excellent work without incurring the cost of a physical office, or company employees. Those who work virtually love the freedom and flexibility. One of the best perks of working remotely is you have time to focus.  You make your hours. But the downside… Read more »

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