Opinion

Virtual reality: Online relationships are often forged and maintained by myths

Saturday, January 3, 2015 Carol Robidoux 1

In his book The Organized Mind: Thinking Straight in the Age of Information Overload, Daniel Levitin has done the research and the math. He says 81 percent of online dating profiles are built on lies – most commonly underestimating weight and overestimating height. Politics and religion are hardly ever included as a selling point, and continue to be taboo when trying to catch a soulmate. Agreeing to disagree is not a popular option.
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Clarity in Chaos

Introducing ‘Clarity in Chaos’ advice column by psychologist Dr. Loretta Brady

Friday, January 2, 2015 Carol Robidoux 0

My hope is that this column will serve as a compass for readers seeking clarity in the chaos of their businesses, personal lives, or relationships. From time to time we will have guest columnists offer their insight on a challenge. This information is simply opinion, but I hope you will share your stories so that others can gain clarity for themselves. Questions are powerful. We hope you will share yours here. READ MORE