Personal Development

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Do your best to become a happier and better person: tips and techniques to develop your personal qualities and change your attitude

7 Stages of Spiritual Growth: Which Stage Are You in?

By | 2017-08-16T21:49:07+00:00 September 14th, 2017|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Spirituality|Tags: , , , |

Spiritual growth is a journey with many twists and turns. But there are clear stages we can recognize on our path to spiritual wholeness. Spiritual growth can be achieved in many ways. There is no prescribed path that leads to enlightenment. In addition, the journey can sometimes feel like two steps forward followed by three [...]

5 Warning Signs That Your Personal Growth Has Stopped (and What to Do)

By | 2017-09-06T17:50:57+00:00 September 6th, 2017|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , |

As people, we are constantly growing. Even when our bodies have stopped, our minds, personalities and general personal growth are developing all the time. Yet sometimes, this growth can ground to a halt and we can find ourselves feeling lost and unsure. There are five tell-tale signs that your personal growth has stopped, which we [...]

Making Excuses All the Time? Here Is What They Really Say about You

By | 2017-09-03T22:53:33+00:00 September 3rd, 2017|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Are you making excuses all the time? You will be surprised to know that they have a hidden meaning and reveal a lot about you. We’ve all got that friend that’s always late or one that complains that it is too hard to lose weight. Who hasn’t heard about that person who is so busy [...]

10 Signs of Low Self-Esteem That Show up in Your Speech

By | 2017-08-30T14:08:31+00:00 August 30th, 2017|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , |

There are some signs of low self-esteem that show up in the choice of words and phrases you may be using on a regular basis. Anyone that has an interest in Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) will know that the words and phrases we use have an important effect, not only on ourselves but the people around [...]

Analysis Paralysis or Why Even the Brightest People Live Miserable Lives

By | 2017-08-29T17:08:28+00:00 August 29th, 2017|Categories: Personal Development, Personality, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , , |

Intelligent people are particularly prone to the overthinking that can cause analysis paralysis and lead to a failure to make decisions or take action. What is analysis paralysis? Analysis paralysis happens when we overthink things to such a degree that we are unable to make a decision or take action. We can spend so long [...]

8 Early Childhood Experiences That Continue to Affect You Even in Adulthood

By | 2017-08-27T13:24:03+00:00 August 27th, 2017|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Most of us had negative experiences in our early childhood. You will be surprised to learn that some of those experiences may still be affecting you. We outgrow most of our fears as adults. Sadly, many of these early childhood experiences stay until adulthood. As a parent, you'd want to avoid them so that they [...]

3 Basic Instincts: Which Dominates You and How It Shapes Who You Are

By | 2017-08-20T20:47:31+00:00 August 20th, 2017|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , |

Throughout our lives, we are ruled by our basic instincts. Whether we act on them or not is beside the point. It’s that gut reaction that tells you not to trust someone, or that feeling that tells you something isn’t right. According to the Enneagram of personality, there are three basic instincts that people have [...]

How to Master Difficult Conversations with These Science-Backed Methods

By | 2017-08-11T15:13:16+00:00 August 11th, 2017|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , |

Everyone dreads difficult conversations. However, science can offer us some good tactics for dealing with them and achieving a great outcome. Sometimes we have to have difficult conversations we would rather not have. They may be with a colleague, lover, neighbor or child. Something needs to be expressed, but we fear the reaction. We’d rather [...]