What is the secret to a happy relationship? All good couples fight. Well, they at least disagree. They get irritated with each other now and again.
But the question is: How often do serious clashes happen? How frequently do you find yourselves getting annoyed and getting in a bad mood with one another?
THE 80/20 THEORY
A few months back, Glamour Magazine published an article about the 80/20 rule – and no, it wasn’t about dieting – it’s all about the happiness/argument ratio in great relationships.
They spoke to life coach, Sloan Sheridan Williams, who introduced the notion, and explained how managing expectations using it, is the key to a successful partnership.
If you find yourself arguing or unhappy more than 20% of the time, something is probably wrong.
Read the FULL corresponding blog post, THE SECRET TO A HAPPY RELATIONSHIP here