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How High Achievers Can Build Stronger Relationships by Setting Boundaries and Embracing Imperfection

I’m surrounded by high-achievers. I live in Silicon Valley and it seems like everyone’s just launched a start-up company, bought a new Tesla, or their kid got into an Ivy League college. All this achieving is great – it drives innovation, solves problems, and fuels our economy – but it can also take a toll on individuals and their relationships.

I encounter people every day...
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6 Ways Boundaries Can Make Your Life Better


Boundaries are rules or guidelines that you create to show others how to treat you. Relationships work best when we are clear about our expectations and needs. We can show ourselves and others respect by setting clear, consistent boundaries.


“[Boundaries aren’t] separation. Boundaries are not division. They’re respect.” – Brene Brown


Setting boundaries are a struggle for a lot of people. I’m not going to promise...
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10 Steps to Setting Healthy Boundaries


Setting boundaries doesn't come easily or naturally to a lot of people, but  you can learn to set healthy boundaries.  I'm going to share ten tips that I find helpful.

In my last post, What Are Healthy Boundaries and Why Do I Need Them?, I told you about my friend Chris who struggled to set boundaries with his neighbor. Chris' experience demonstrated that we need boundaries in all of...
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