August 13th

The New Love Deal in Investors Business Daily

Build A Solid, Smart Marriage For A Boost At Work

Building a solid marriage can give you an energy boost at work and in your life.

The opposite is also true: Marital strife, divorce and breakups can render the most amped-up professional grief-stricken, absent-minded and overwhelmed.

“If you are defocused, it’s going to hurt your career,” Michele Lowrance, a longtime divorce-court judge who is now a domestic-relations mediator, told IBD.

Clear communication strengthens bonds and reduces damage if a divorce does happen.

The key? Be proactive, say Lowrance, divorce attorney Gemma Allen and personal-finance expert Terry Savage, co-authors of “The New Love Deal.”

Bonus: Marriage-proofing tactics hone your professional skills.

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