Managing people and personalities is part of the parcel when you have a job – regardless of whether or not you have anyone reporting directly to you – in order to get something done or to get a conversation to go in the direction you want it to. This happens […]
I started Bridesmaid for Hire years ago, and have since worked at a ton of weddings and got married. Here's what the job taught me about love.
If you have a primary partner, creating a "relationship contract" and renegotiating it often can help you navigate other evolving relationships.
Dating if you have anxiety can be scary, but these tips for grounding, thinking positively, and preparing for the date can help you have a good time.
Getting over a breakup takes time, but small steps like taking a social media break and making a breakup playlist can help you heal.
Running a business with a cofounder can make your business, and you as a leader, more effective. It can also cause division and extra work, if cofounders don’t see eye-to-eye. Cofounders, romantic partners, and a psychotherapist reveal the secrets for making it work. Visit the Business section of Insider for […]
Your husband having a child with someone else doesn’t mean your marriage has to end. A therapist can help you figure out whether your husband isn’t trustworthy, or if your own trust issues are clouding your judgment about his side of the story. You should also enlist a therapist for […]
Karamo Brown told Insider the phrase he always uses to reach out for support from his friends and family. “I need you to love me a little louder today,” is the “Queer Eye” culture expert’s go-to. It’s particularly useful for people who are considered the “strong one” in their friendship […]
Toxic masculinity is the idea men or masc people have to act unemotional, in-control, and dominant in order to be considered valid in their gender. While overt acts of sexism can be easy to spot, it can bleeding into our relationships subtly. Here are four ways toxic masculinity shows up […]
Alexandra Stockwell is a relationship and intimacy expert. As some companies settle in for remote work for the next year, couples who live together are facing a new challenge. To survive this time, couples need to prioritise three different things: their relationship, time alone, and working successfully. Here are nine […]
Dax Shepard and Kristen Bell have been together for 13 years. The couple credits their successful relationship to regular therapy sessions and hard work. They believe that contempt is the no. 1 reason for failed relationships and that jealousy isn’t a productive emotion. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories . […]
“How I Met Your Mother” followed Ted Mosby, Marshall Eriksen, Lily Aldrin, Barney Stinson, and Robin Scherbatsky as they navigated love and friendships in New York City. Insider spoke with a therapist to find out what valuable relationship lessons can be learned from the popular CBS sitcom. Conflict in relationships […]
People with narcissist personality style or traits often lack empathy, are entitled, arrogant, and controlling â€” making them extremely toxic to date. Insider spoke to Dr. Ramani Durvasula, a licensed clinical psychologist and narcissism expert, on the signs to look for if you suspect your partner is a narcissist and […]
Many couples have spending all day every day together during the coronavirus pandemic. But that may be changing as some return to work – and feel worried about doing so. If you or your partner is returning to work, it’s normal for your relationship to feel a strain. it’s important […]
The idea of an investment plan can sound daunting and scary. But, if you think of conquering it the same way people think about planning a vacation or wedding, it can be easier to deal with. Here are a few ways you can make an investment plan that can support […]
Learning to work together on shared finances isn’t always easy and can lead to arguments, but “money dates” can help. Designating time to enjoy each other’s company, while taking a deep dive into finance, can all be done during a “money date.” This is Aditi Shekar’s advice for making the […]
If you find yourself quarantined with your romantic partner, chances are you’re learning a lot about them and about your relationship. Amy Morin, a psychotherapist and mental strength coach, says that even though you may love your partner, sometimes two people simply aren’t a match, and being together can be […]