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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STOP Living With Regret! Learn how at the Live it Forward ADVANCE

I’m excited to be a featured speaker at Kent Julian’s new event: The Live it Forward ADVANCE  If you are This event is all about NOT living with regret by equipping you to move from Dream to DO! Practical, actionable tips, No Pitch Zone with Kent Julian style energy and excellence! If you are tired… 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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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 #042 w/ Kim Ades

Shift Your Mindset to Improve Relationships with Kim Ades Kim Ades, CEO & Founder of Frame of Mind Coaching and Journal Engine Software, shares how our frame of mind is essential to building successful relationships. She uses the unique tool of online journaling to offer “just in time” coaching to her clients and gain extra… Read more »

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Even Professional Struggle to Build Healthy Relationships!

Everyone Struggles, Even Professionals In 2013, our adult daughter (our middle child) went on The World Race, an 11-month mission trip, traveling to 11 countries in 11 months. This quote was never truer for me than during that time. The meaning was heightened because our relationship was strained before she left. It was normal “mother/mid-twenties… Read more »

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Better Relationship Podcast #040 w/ Butch Bellah

Humor & Humility Yield Success w/ Butch Bellah Butch Bellah, of  My Biz Coach,  loves life and laughter. He shares how a sense of humor and embracing humility make you more relatable, create better communication and thus yield success in life and in business. Butch gives some terrific tips about  juggling marriage, kids and business to create a… Read more »

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Better Relationship Podcast #039 with Grant Baldwin

Grant Baldwin of The Speaker Lab has built a successful speaking career and business without sacrificing his marriage or family relationships.  Grant focuses on being intentional in life and in business and believes success happens when you live according to your values.  For Grant, this means making his wife & kids a priority and nurturing… Read more »

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Better Relationship Podcast #037 w/ Aaron Walker

A View from the Top with Aaron Walker Aaron Walker has a wealth of experience creating success in both business and marriage, which he uses to help other men accomplish their goals and dreams. Aaron views relationships as the most valuable asset in pursuit of success and significance. Aaron shares about the importance of timing conversations wisely,… Read more »

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Winning People Over to Embrace Change and Growth

Most people are resistant to change when they view the impending change as a threat to them. This makes perfect sense because we are wired to choose flight or fight when we feel threatened.  However, this instinct to resist change can thwart both personal and business growth and development.  How we navigate the choppy waters of change determines… Read more »

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5 Ways Toxic Relationships are Ruining Your Life

monkeybusinessimages via Getty Images We are created for relationships. We long for connection, and often this longing can lead us to settle for less than healthy relationships. Even worse, we may be so hungry to belong, or desperate to connect that we continue in toxic relationships when they are actually ruining our lives and happiness…. Read more »

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The Better Relationship Podcast w/ Tony & Alisa DiLorenzo

  ONE Extraordinary Marriage  w/ Tony and Alisa DiLorenzo Tony and Alisa DiLorenzo, of ONE Extraordinary Marriage, share candidly about how intentionally increasing their sexual intimacy led to a more fulfilling marriage, better communication and a thriving business! Investing time, energy and growth to create an extraordinary marriage can equip a couple to weather the… Read more »

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The Better Relationship Podcast w/ Chelsea Avery

Millennials Redefining Marriage w/ Chelsea Avery Millennials are updating marriage roles and responsibilities.  Chelsea Avery, of a New WifeStyle, highlights and equips strong, independent women to both grow personally AND develop a fulfilling marriage. Chelsea Avery shares the joys and challenges of being in business with her husband, and how important it is for women… Read more »

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The Better Relationship Podcast w/ Mindy Hyatt Spradlin

Making Hard Choices w/ Mindy Hyatt Spradlin Mindy Hyatt Spradlin, mom, wife, and entrepreneur, candidly shares how the hard choices to grow a strong marriage and successful business isn’t easy, but it is always worth it!  We had a delightful chat and connected on places our stories intersected – Being Moms with ambition, Investing in… Read more »

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The Better Relationship Podcast w/ Bob Burg

Better Relationship Podcast Episode #030 How the Go Giver Adds Value w/ Bob Burg  Bob Burg has enjoyed years of international business success by living the principles discussed in his book, ‘The Go-Giver’. Bob Burg talks today with Susie Miller, The Better Relationship Coach, about the link between success, happiness, and the ability to cultivate… Read more »

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