Miscellaneous

Communicating Love Through Stages and Seasons of Marriage

Remember Valentine’s Day: Feb 14! My gift to you: The week’s guest article by Dr. Jeff Rees. We hope it makes a big difference in your communication and ultimately your relationship! Marriages go through different developmental stages. When periods of joy and pleasure are sustained, life is good.  But when marriage has its equivalent of [...]

2019-02-11T13:35:45+00:00By |Comments Off on Communicating Love Through Stages and Seasons of Marriage

6 Ways to Think Positively in a Negative World

No one will argue that negativity surrounds us. Government shutdowns. Politicians pointing fingers, giving their counterparts tongue-lashings, and plastering the airwaves with expletives.  Terrorists strikes. Natural disasters. Health crises that threaten loved ones. Financial challenges that stretch and stress. Dwelling on these things could make you want to duck your head under the covers and [...]

2019-01-29T10:50:46+00:00By |Comments Off on 6 Ways to Think Positively in a Negative World

Merry Christmas to you and your loved ones!

We at Booher Research Institute would like to wish you a wonderful and safe holiday season. Have a relaxing time with family and friends. May . . . Your conversations be meaningful, Your conflicts be few, Your memories be pleasant, and Your joy be multiplied.   God bless!   Dianna   Get the blog delivered [...]

2018-12-23T05:23:31+00:00By |Comments Off on Merry Christmas to you and your loved ones!

Top 10 Communication Blogs From 2018: Did You Miss These?

Thanks for being a reader in 2018. To wrap up the year, I’m re-running 10 of the most popular communication blogs in the last 12 months just in case you missed them.   Top 10 Booher Communication Blogs of the Year   How to Stop a Micromanaging Boss Far too many people have had a [...]

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Using Apostrophes Properly in Perplexing Possessives

Possession presents problems to plenty of people—on social media platforms, in emails, in formal proposals. Not demonic possession. Not even possessive parents or spouses. I’m talking about pesky, perplexing possessives in grammar: the proper way to show ownership.   Showing Ownership: Using Apostrophes Properly in Perplexing Possessives   The Concept Here’s the concept that will [...]

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12 Tips on Small Talk for the Holidays

Many professionals dread holiday parties on the horizon. It’s not that they don’t enjoy seeing old friends and family members; it’s the uncomfortable pressure of small talk with people they don’t know well. These tips will help you feel more at ease in those situations.   Talking Turkey About Small Talk During the Holidays: 12 [...]

2018-11-20T03:34:46+00:00By |Comments Off on 12 Tips on Small Talk for the Holidays