So, it’s the new year season. Around new years many people focus on getting their personal financial house in order, but a lot of people are also focused on improving their personal relationships. So, if your goal is to improve your personal relationships, you’ll have to take some action.
Here are four ways to do this:
1. Deciding to do it – being intentional. You need to make a conscious decision to make the relationship better.
2. Paying attention & being present. When you’re spending time with them put your phone and distractions away.
3. Appreciate the totality of who the person is. Everyone has good points, you just have to focus on them.
4. Adore and respect the person. Support their bigger dreams and life goals.
Good healthy relationships matter a lot. Per Harvard, people with strong relationships are happier, live longer and have fewer health problems (proof here). Relationships are also conduits for knowledge, as well as for capital and opportunities. So, if pays to make them a priority.
And as a bonus if your goal is to improve your personal relationships, these other articles from the Dinks might help point you in the right direction.