Contact Monica Strobel directly at or 303.898.8706 (Denver, Colorado, USA, MST)

DOWNLOADS: Media One-Sheet; Book Cover Graphic; Monica Strobel Photo.
(more media materials and interview suggestions follow below. See MEDIA VIDEOS HERE)

LATEST NEWS RELEASE: Add Compliments to Menu for Happier Holidays

Recent Interviews/Appearances

May 11 WTOP Morning News segment, Can you ever compliment at work? YES and no

May 7  CEO Blog Nation Gain a competitive advantage through appreciation

Dec 12 TV 7News The Denver Channel Weekend-Morning: Add Compliments to the Menu for Happier Holidays; 5 tips to reduce stress with compliments with Anchor Christine Chang

Dec. 10 WGCV  620  S Carolina  Health, Wealth and Happiness Gary Pozsik Half-hour Interview

August 28 Web HuffPost Live interactive web interview Compliments: Help or Hurt?

August 21 TV FOX23 Morning News Albany The Power of Compliments

December 14 TV KKTV-11 CBS Noon News Tips for Giving More Compliments for Happier Holidays

November 23 Radio DivaTalkRadio Interview with Kelli Claypool, why and how women benefit from giving more compliments and a complimentology approach to successful relationships

Sept 29 Radio The Power of We radio interview with Maryanne Comaroto and David Raynal, Great Relationships and The Compliment Quotient show (45 minutes).

Sept 22 TV Charlotte Today WCNC NBC Giving and Receiving Compliments segment; 5 tips for meaningful compliments with Colleen Odegaard and Rob Tanner


Sept 19 TV Los Angeles KTLA-TV KTLA Power of Giving and Compliments Author Monica Strobel 9-19-11 with Morning News team Michaela, Erica, Sam and Mark.

Sept 15 TV TV San Diego Morning News FOX 5 How Compliments Arouse Romance, withShally Zomorodi, morning news anchor and Compliments and Work and Parenting Success, with Erica Fox, morning news anchor.

Sept 1 TV New Day Cleveland, FOX-8, Cleveland, OH, Feature segment with Kristi Capel, 5 tips How Compliments Boost Romance
August 2011 Print COSMOPOLITAN Expert resource for Love & Lust FOR KEEPS “Is it okay to flirt?” Columnist Kristina Grish

June 28, 2011 Radio FMMY Talk Radio. Hour episode of “From My Mamas’ Kitchen” BlogTalk Radio with Johnny Tan, author and personal leadership expert, Art of Compliments.

June 24, 2011 TV Pittsburgh Today Live KDKA-TV Segment: Create More Joy by Giving More Compliments here, with “5 Ways to Give More Meaningful Compliments.” Feature segment with Kristine Sorensen.

June 22, 2011 TV The 10! Show NBC 10 Philadelphia Rev-up Your Romance with More Compliments. Feature segment with Lu Ann Cahn.

June 8, 2011 TV Good Day Colorado, Fox 31, Denver feature segment, How to Give a Great Compliment. On-the-set interview with Melody Mendez.

June 5, 2011, Radio Boomer Nation Radio, 860 AM/WLSS 930 AM Sarasota, FL, Interview with Terri Benincasa “You Loook Maaaahvelous!”

June 3, 2011, Radio Dresser After Dark, Interview on the Power of Compliments, with Michael Ray Dresser, Milwaukee, WI

May 25, 2011 Radio Family Talk Radio, Half-hour interview with Dr. Daisy Sutherland aka “Dr. Mommy” “How Giving a Compliment Will Boost Your Joy”

May 24, 2011 Radio KEDT Public Radio “Mid-day Report” Interview with Shane Barker (South Texas Public Broadcasting)

May 10, 2011, TV CBS 11 Colorado Springs KKTV Noon News Feature with Stacia Naquin, Power of Compliments

May 2, 2011, The Denver Post, “Improve Your Relationships with Compliment Quotient”

April 20, 2011, The Bouncing Back Now Show on Real Coaching TV, One-hour Skype feature interview with Donna Marie Thompson

April 13, 2011, Stay Happily Married show, with Ned Daze in the segment: Look at Him with Fresh Eyes, Podcast Interview featuring secrets to restoring the luster in your relationship with compliments.

April 11, 2011, University of Denver, publishing panel forum, with Jo Myers, Reggie Rivers and Patti Thorn

April 3, 2011, Author Openhouse and Book Signing Littleton, CO

Jan 22, 2011 Community Open House Series and Book Launch Fredericksburg, VA- “Complimentology” Understanding the power of compliments: Uncovering the 5 myths of compliments to transform your life, relationships, the world.

“Thanks for organizing today’s talk on the power of complements. I agree wholeheartedly in the importance of joyfully giving away something that costs nothing and means the world to the person receiving the complement.” Bernadette Hyland

January 21, 2011 “World could use ‘complimentology’Real Life » Cathy Dyson; Fredericksburg, VA The Free Lance-Star

Newest Imprint Nancy Cleary, publisher, Wyatt-MacKenzie Publishing

Behavior and Relationships Ezine Q & A Interview with Michael Toebe

Dec 1, 2010– ConsciousSHIFT Radio, One-hour interview with Host Julie Ann Turner “Toward A Compliment Culture”

“It was wonderful to showcase you and your wonderful work(s) with the CONSCIOUSSHIFT audience!” Host Julie Ann Turner, Dec. 3, ’10

Multiple prior news interview appearances in past 15 years, including:

December 2, 2009 9News Mornings KUSA – 6:20 Sidebar (for the Share A Cycle Program)













































Media Release – 5 Tips to Use Compliments for Happier Holidays 11-15-11

Media Release and Review Survey Indicates Lack of Compliments Mirrors Relationship “Glitch” 4-5-11

Media Release – Couples Rekindle Missing Passion with More Compliments 2-9-11

Media Release – Unleash the Power of Compliments for More Joy, Kinder World_1-26-11






















Photos – Monica Strobel Head Shot; The Compliment Quotient Book Cover






















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Interview Ideas

Invite Monica Strobel, The Complimentolgist, to talk with you and/or your audience (Upbeat, positive, fun, engaging talent):

Suggested Questions

Why are compliments more powerful than we think? (Three myths)

How do compliments spark romantic desire? (Four relationship tips)

What makes a great compliment and what are some juicy examples? (Three essentials)

Why we don’t take compliments well and how to change this (Three tips)

Compliments vs brown-nosing or come-ons? (Three tips)

What qualities/virtues/spiritual fundamentals are rolled up into a compliment? (Five examples)

Interactive Opportunities

Ask listeners/readers to call/comment with:

♦ the most memorable compliment listeners/readers ever received- and why

♦ who they compliment most and why

♦ do we have to compliment members of the opposite sex differently these days?

♦ the go-to compliment they use

♦ whether it is okay to compliment on looks

♦ whether you can ever compliment too much

♦ whether men and women compliment/appreciate compliments differently

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