One of the 5 P’s of Life is “Personal Relationships” – your relationship with others, including your spouse, significant other, parents, other family members and friends. To build and strengthen these relationships, it’s important to dedicate time to them – no matter how busy life becomes for you. Below are personal relationship tips we tweeted last month on Twitter. Please share these tips with those you love.

Empathy, trust and respect are all necessary ingredients for a strong relationship.

Use a story in the media to begin conversations with aging parents about their future lifestyle.

If you’ve hurt the feeling of someone you love, then take immediate action and apologize.

Own your share of what your relationship has become today and make a committed effort to improve it.

References for our personal relationship tips are listed below – click on the title to go to the link. Follow us on Twitter for personal relationship tips every Monday.



I’m a marriage counselor. Here’s how I can tell a couple is heading for divorce.

How to Talk about the Future with an Aging Family Member

Taking Action To Mend A Valued Relationship