Do you have difficulty communicating and understanding each other?
Are you stuck, arguing in circles about the same issues?
Or, are you in a good relationship and would like to make it even better?
Do you desire to strengthen your connection with your partner?
Then this date night discovery session is for you!
Great relationships don't just build themselves, and problems don't just go away. Just like your business, you need to invest time and understanding to nurture and build your most important relationship.
Couples wait six years from the first sign of problems before they seek help. Don’t let your relationship be a stat!
We love that this is science backed.
For over 30 years Dr. Gottman studied and analyzed the habits of couples that had difficult relationships and couples that had exceptional relationships. And through his research he discovered the strategies for making their relationships work.
Designed to be Fun & Interactive
The Principles for Making Marriage Work book has sold over 1 million copies, and is the gold standard for healthy relationships. You will have new insights and research-based relationship skills that can dramatically increase your relationship satisfaction. This workshop combines teaching and demonstrations with one-on-one work sessions where couples focus on their relationship with each other. The one-on-one activities are fun, designed to engage conversation, and spark new understandings.
Loaded with Takeaway
Foster deeper respect, affection and closeness towards each other
Communicate more effectively with your partner
Make conflict work for your relationship
Strengthen and maintain the good things in your relationship
Deepen intimacy and build trust
Improve intimacy and friendship in your relationship
If you already have a strong relationship, this session will provide you with insights and tools to make it even better.
If your relationship is in a rutt, this session will provide the roadmap to repair.
Led by Mike and Maureen Birdsall
Mike and Maureen have been married for 35 years, launched 4 companies together, and have been EO members since 2001. They have a unique understanding of the stress that can burden entrepreneurs’ relationships.
They have dedicated themselves to helping couples connect in fun ways through their subscription box business DateBox Club, and are passionate about building and nurturing relationships. Their sessions are fun and entertaining, and give couples concrete tools to enhance their connection.
They want this to feel like a date night. They believe these sessions should be fun and experience-focused, filled with storytelling, and plenty of time for couples to practice connecting.
What to Expect
2 hour discovery session, covering the first 3 modules of the Gottman 7 Principles of Marriage book.
Mini bite-sized talks with examples, storytelling, and workbook activity time.
Each person gets a workbook, and will be doing the exercises with their partner throughout the session.
Each couple will be gifted a date night activity.
There is no public "sharing" for couples. This is an intimate setting, and each couple will be their own pod.
Each couple will receive a discount for the last 4 modules (to be done over Zoom at a later date, if they want to continue).
Inclusive of all types of committed couples: newlyweds, empty nesters, same sex, long time daters. Not appropriate for singles, or couples in major distress.
The 2 hour session is a $300 investment per couple ($100 per module). Minimum of 5 couples.
Travel expenses for Mike & Maureen. If flying internationally, we request business class.
Equipment: AV & Microphone
Room: School style setup, with a minimum of 1 full chair space between couples, or small bistro tables. We need each couple to feel they are in a private space so that they can speak intimately.
Optional 2nd workshop session for Principles 4-7, same pricing applies.