BRENT STOLLER

Writer. Advice giver. Peanut butter and chocolate enthusiast.

3 Steps to Stop Being a People-Pleaser

People-pleaser

Though the term carries a negative connotation, being a people-pleaser has helped me become a loyal friend, dependable employee and devoted husband and son.

Still, when you’re so focused on everybody else, you end up losing sight of yourself.

3 Steps for Salvaging a Friendship

Friends

Friendships are fragile. Poor communication, a lack of loyalty and disputes small and large are just a few of the things that can cause people to drift apart.

When your relationship gets pushed to the brink, use these strategies to pull it back.

5 Ways to Improve Your Relationship With Your In-Laws

In-Laws

The in-law relationship can be one of the most challenging relationships there is. Even in the best situations, it’s still an arranged marriage. And when the two sides fall out of favor, it forces everyone to coexist within a bubble of discomfort and discontent.

Here’s how everyone can live happily ever after. Together.

Let’s Talk About Sex

Romantic couple

Without it, you have friendship. And you have enough friends.

Understandably, addressing something as sensitive as sex can be daunting for everyone involved. But if you incorporate the following three-pronged approach during the discussion, you can get your happy ending.

Advice for the Modern Man: 5 Ways to Determine If It’s Time to Break Up

Breakup

As hard as it is to find the right romantic partner, it can be equally difficult to figure out if you got it wrong. How do you know if your relationship is over, or if it’s still worth fighting for?

Your answers to the five questions outlined inside will let you know if you should stay or go.