Everybody wants to be heard and acknowledged by the people around them, whether those people are their boss, their colleagues, their family, their friends, or their significant other. This is a basic cornerstone of the human experience—we crave connection with each other, and the way that we navigate that is through effective communication. But...

Guys have a fascination with bad girls. There was a meme floating around Facebook the other day that read, “Women want a bad boy who is good for them, and guys want a good girl whose bad for them.” The idea of “the bad girl” has drawn men in for centuries, but...