What makes one marriage last and dooms another to divorce? The answer appears to be not only communications, but positive communications according to an Infographic illustrating the Science of a Happy Relationship. According to the findings put together by Happify: Happy couples have 5 positive interactions for every negative one, whereas couples who divorce have .8 happy encounters for every negative one. Happy couples spend at…
Here's How Samsung Can Restore Its Reputation
On March 29, Samsung Electronics Co. will unveil its new Galaxy S8 phone. When you release a new product, you want to show off its cool new features. But Samsung’s launch stands to be overshadowed by not one but two reputational fires the company is fighting simultaneously.
How To Restore Consumer Confidence During A Product Recall
A recent study conducted by the American Marketing Association (AMA) found that the majority of American consumers are quick to forgive a firm that effectively responds to and manages a recall event. But that patience can be limited.
Go Green and help Habitat for Humanity at our ReStore!
ReStore volunteers are needed to assist customers, maintain warehouse operations, and assist with truck donation pickups. Opportunities are available for volunteers 16 years and older. Flexible scheduling is available The Habitat ReStore: is a non-profit business specializing in the resale of new and gently used building materials, supplies, furniture and appliances to the public. Our Mission is to: Expand opportunities to serve a broader base of…
10 Signs He's Not Ready for Marriage
Gary Thomas Reads Bad Marriage Advice
There's a lot of bad marriage advice out there. Thankfully we have friends like Gary Thomas (www.garythomas.com/) who can help us sort out the good fr...
How To Create A Sacred Marriage with Dr. Gary Thomas
We're so excited to sit down with our guest, Dr. Gary Thomas, for an incredibly eye-opening conversation about God, marriage, and realizing the balance betwe...
Here's How Your Taxes Will Change After Marriage
Once the wedding bells stop ringing, it's time to get real about how your money might change after marriage — starting with taxes.
How to Avoid 4 Major Marriage Pitfalls for Entrepreneurs
Your growing business brings risks to your marriage. Good news is, you can spot them in advance so you can do something about it.
What's next after the same-sex marriage rulings?
Many questions remain now that the Supreme Court has announced its historic ruling on same-sex marriage.
Why a "Wife Bonus" Won't Help Your Marriage, but This Will
Why a "wife bonus" won't help your marriage. Manisha Thakor on financial partnership through communication.
After Marriage Equality, What's Next For The LGBT Movement?
One commentator worries that, going forward, other serious issues for LGBT Americans may garner less support "because it's just not as fun to be involved in" as in the marriage equality movement.
Why You Have to Remake Your Marriage (and a giveaway!)
The statistics are frightening. Divorce rates among adults 50 and over have doubled in the last twenty years. Doubled. Which means that roughly one in four divorces in 2010 were among couples 50 and older. Professor Susan Brown (Bowling State University), co-author of the study, The Gray Divorce Revolution, explains, “Gray divorce reflects changing attitudes …
How Content Fits into a Sales and Marketing Marriage
Content efforts sink because the sales and marketing sides don't understand each other. Find out more about content's role in the sales and marketing marriage.
3 Tips For a Financially Successful Second Marriage
Disagreements about spending and debt can disrupt any marriage, but they can be particularly divisive when one or both partners have been married before. People entering second marriages often come with additional financial baggage. Issues like child support, alimony, and carryover debts can be common. Nobody wants to be stuck with obligations from their partner’s former relationship, but second marriages often come with these burdens 1.)…
Here's What Marriage Does and Doesn't Do to Your Credit Score
Marriage doesn't give you a fresh start on your credit and doesn't doom you if you marry someone with a lower score. Just be cautious with those new joint accounts.
Why is Spiritual Intimacy So Difficult in Marriage?
Let's take a look at 2 of the major roadblocks couples face when it comes to achieving spiritual intimacy and how to overcome them!
SPLIT: true stories about the end of marriage and what happens next
SPLIT: true stories about the end of marriage and what happens next collects fourteen stories written by divorced writers exploring what led them to divorce, how they lived through it, and perhaps most importantly, who they are now that it’s over There is a story of a woman married young in Israel, and the day she stood – unsure of the process, of what was expected of her, of what comes next – in front of three dayans in rabbinical court, asking for…