Category Archives: Commitment

VIDEO: Personal Branding at Work

During yesterday’s @WTNH CH. 8 segment of Dr. Patty Ann’s Tuesday Tips for the Day, a viewer wanted to know how to work on his personal branding at work. Click on the video below to watch my reply. #businessexpert #relationshipexpert #communicationexpert

3 Critical Steps You Must Take to Avoid Infidelity

Falling in love requires us to become emotionally vulnerable to our partner when we open our hearts and souls to them. It is this very vulnerability that creates intimacy; an intimacy predicated upon trust. In marriage, (or any long-term committed relationship) nothing violates this trust more than infidelity. Following are three simple (and I do […]

Best Advice: No Regrets, and Practicing What You Preach

This week I decided to do something totally different by sharing an article written by Richard Branson, the consummate entrepreneur and business man. Every business person would do well to take this wise and fun-loving person’s advice.   Best Advice: No Regrets, and Practicing What You Preach By Richard Branson The best advice I ever […]

Marriage, Commitment and “The 3 Little Pigs”

We are all familiar with the childhood story of “The 3 Little Pigs”. To summarize this fairytale, one little pig built his house made out of straw, another little pig built his house made out of sticks, and the third little pig built his house out of brick. The third little pig had to labor […]

What Does a Job Description have to do with being Happily Married?

What does a job description have to do with being happily married? The answer to this question in one word is: everything! This week’s article takes an excerpt from my new book: “Not Tonight Dear, I’ve Got a Business to Run!” where I provide a proven system for reconciling your work and family responsibilities. One […]

3 Simple, yet Powerful Tips for Preventing a Kardashian Krash – that Keeps the Love Alive

Kim Kardashian files for divorce #2. Oh – you didn’t know? Yes, she was married before to a business tycoon. That marriage lasted an eternity – approximately six months. Seriously though, getting married – only to call it quits less than three months later – really is no joking matter. Marriage is a commitment that […]

Increase Business Profits When the Kids Go Back to School

The kids are back in school and for many entrepreneurial moms this means back to business – big time! The excitement which surrounds the new school year for kids can also permeate your business. For many working moms, back to school provides a reprieve from having the kids around all day long while trying to […]

What do the US Navy Seals and a healthy long-term Marriage have to do with each other?

Feeling proud to be an American every day of my life, I felt especially proud to be one upon hearing the news of Osama Bin Laden’s death at the hands of the absolute best military special operations force in the world – the US Navy Seals. Having a son preparing to graduate from the U.S. […]

Royal Wedding Ring Controversy

All weekend every major media outlet from www.cnn.com to www.foxnews.com were reporting about the controversy  swirling around Prince William’s decision NOT to wear a wedding ring, and Kate Middletown’s alleged acquiesence with this decision. As a relationship expert who has helped couples overcome infidelity for over two decades,  believe me when I tell you a […]

The #1 KEY you must have in your Relationship if you yearn to get your spouse’s support for your Business

Sometimes it feels as if getting our partner’s support for our entrepreneurial efforts is more challenging than it is to actually run our business. If you feel your partner is less than thrilled about your business or worse yet, he sabotages your success (even if he is not aware of it); both your relationship and […]