When it comes to finding an ideal partner, many women (and men!) have a detailed check list and are not willing to compromise! Even when you find the ideal partner, how do you communicate effectively to have a successful relationship? According to relationship expert, mentor and psychologist Yvonne Allen, independent women with uncompromising lists can leave men feeling … [Read more...] about Does he tick all the boxes? How your check list can set you up for relationship failure
If you need advice from an expert in finding love and a successful relationship, Yvonne Allen is the woman to call. After almost four decades in the business of introductions, dating and matchmaking, Yvonne Allen & Associates is one of Australia’s leading partner search and relationship consultants. Yvonne starting her agency in 1976 when she saw the need to establish … [Read more...] about It’s not you…it’s me. Why this could be the key to a successful relationship.
A new study from the University of Exeter Medical School has linked daily crossword puzzles with improved cognitive performance. Researchers found that cognitive performance was consistently better in people who did crossword puzzles more frequently. In some cases, factors like reasoning speed and short-term memory accuracy showed a brain age reduction of around 10 years … [Read more...] about Can crossword puzzles really make you smarter?
Relationship expert, matchmaker and psychologist, Yvonne Allen talks to Deborah about the trend she sees in professional women who feel the need to adopt perceived masculine traits in order to achieve success and how this can be problematic. "I don't believe a lot of the traits we were told we needed to do as if a man, we needed to do," said Yvonne. "We have so many gifts, … [Read more...] about Yvonne Allen on how to achieve success in career and love
Judgement, self-doubt, expectations and negativity. These four happiness zapping visitors can arrive unannounced, set up camp in your relationships, eat all your self-confidence and then leave an emotional mess that may take years to clean up. We've all been plagued by these unwanted guests at one time or another. But are they showing up more than usual and causing … [Read more...] about How to break free of judgment, self-doubt, expectations and negativity.