When you decide to discuss something is almost as important as How you discuss it. I have blown the timing of a conversation many times, and that’s part of what taught me to think about the when as much as I think about the how. And I do think about the how… alot How will… Read more »

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Mike Kim’s Influence & Impact Event

Connection trumped networking. Friends finally meeting face to face. A relaxed, generous, raucous crowd.   Mike Kim’s Influence & Impact event felt more like a reunion. Let me take you back to Tuesday at 4:15 in the afternoon when Mike closed the event. He graciously thanked the stellar speakers, gave kudos to his team, and special… Read more »

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3 Things to Do When Marriage is Stressful and Hard

Life has been stressful this week as we are juggling work, getting our house ready to sell, and finalizing plans for remodeling our tiny house travel trailer.   When the hubs  and I are stressed, we get impatient with each other and get snippy. When things get stressful, we often take out our stress on… Read more »

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How Self Care Can Improve Your Relationships!

Self care and I haven’t always been friends.  Often I choose pushing myself to keep going and doing, when the wiser choice is to stop and take care of myself.  Stopping, resting, and practicing self-care were rarely used concepts my mindset and behavior.  Foolishly, I wore my exhaustion as a badge of honor  and the energizer… Read more »

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10 Things I Learned About My Husband That Made Me A Better Wife

Creating a strong marriage is hard work. A truth I was clueless about on my wedding day. Back then, I thought marriage would be fun and fabulous, like in fairy tales. As a veteran wife of 32 years, and a Marriage Coach for over 20 years, I‘ve learned these 10 things about men, in general, and… Read more »

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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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3 Tips to Save Valentines Day!

It’s coming! Valentines Day is less than a week away!  And, in spite of the commercials, pop up ads on our google searches, and store displays of flowers and candy, some of us will STILL wake up disappointed on February 15th. Let’s rename February 15th as Free Marriage Coaching Day! Every February 14th, countless couples go to… 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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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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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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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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Better Relationship Podcast #044 with Phil Pollard

  Driving Toward Relationship Results w/ Phil Pollard Show Notes: Phil Pollard, founder of Ideal Life Group, discusses his personal journey from driving trucks to driving toward relationship results.  Facing a second divorce propelled him toward self awareness and subsequent investments in growing strong relationships.  Phil shares with honesty and candor some life experiences that kick started his personal journey into understanding… Read more »

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Better Relationship Podcast #043 w/ Dr. Gina Madrigrano

Like Yourself First w/ Dr. Gina Madrigrano Dr. Gina Madrigrano talks about the importance of liking yourself and developing a strong self-esteem. This no only makes you a happier person, but a better parent. Dr. Gina works with parents and teens helping them to create better relationships through awareness, and intentionality. When you like yourself first,… Read more »

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