Always Treat Your Vendors as Nicely as You Treat Your Customers

Attempting to squeeze the last nickel out of critical vendors is not a smart strategy.

Is Going ‘All in’ On Your New Startup Going to Cost You Your Family and Relationships?

It's important to stay focused on what matters most.

Should You Hire Your Friends?

Here's why partnering might be better than hiring your childhood friends.

4 Polite Ways to Tell Someone You’ve Actually Met Before

Nice to meet you. It seems like an innocent enough phrase. Unless, of course, the person saying it is someone you've met before—perhaps even numerous times. Being forgotten isn't fun, and needing to refresh that person's memory can be awkward. Here's how to do so in as polite of way as possible.

If You Take Care of the Relationships You Have in Business, the Transactions Will Follow

Relationships are even more important in today's digital world.

Why Building Relationships Is the Marketing Secret No One’s Talking About

Customers, influencers and competitors should all be part of your network. You read that right: even competitors.

7 Basic Questions You Should Be Able to Answer About Your Partner’s Job

You and your partner are on the same page. But are you sure you’re really covering everything? The 2018 Fidelity Investments Couples & Money survey found that not all couples are aligned on finances and careers. Here are several questions you should be able to answer. And what to do if you can't.

Office Relationships Work a Lot Like Those With Friends and Family

Confront problems head on and face-to-face because you are going to be seeing that face every day.

How Women Can Build Stronger Relationships at Work — and Actually Boost Their Careers

Think strategically and actively about building your in-office network. The more you give, the more you'll get.

Ask the Relationship Expert: ‘How Do I Invest in My Relationship Without Neglecting My Business?’

The success you seek in business lies in the relationship right next to you.