Being yourself is important.
But if you want a successful long-term relationship, there are two qualities that are even MORE important: being an open communicator with your partner, and being open to change.
In a recent study, scientists surveyed over 5,500 singles and revealed their list of the top “relationship dealbreakers”.
Here’s the top 11 – work on avoiding or improving as many of these as possible, and you can INCREASE your chances of a lasting relationship (Source: Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin):
- Disheveled (unclean appearance).
- Too needy.
- Lacks sense of humor.
- Lived more than 3 hours away from me.
- Bad sex.
- Lacks self-confidence.
- Too much TV/video games.
- Low sex drive.
- Talks too much.