Increase your value for free by developing these six habits. 1. Keep your appointments; 2. Arrive 15 minutes early for meetings; 3. Be honest at all times; 4. Listen more and speak less; 5. Accept challenges because they give you a chance to grow; and, 6. Seek to help others first.
Without satisfactory interpersonal communication, a relationship between two people will die. Improve or maintain a healthy dialogue with your partner with these five steps. One, complain but don’t criticize. Two, seek first, to understand, then to find a solution. Three, do not get defensive every time you argue. Four, do not use sarcasm. Five, compromise and negotiate to a win-win solution. Speak openly and always be honest. Act with love and a deep respect toward each other. These traits are the foundation of your relationship. Then, as true partners, decide upon a path of action that benefits both of you.