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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 Negotiation Strategies Used by FBI Agents That Will Help You Get What You Want

By | 2018-04-27T23:04:44+00:00 April 27th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , , |

Many FBI agents are highly trained in negotiation strategies. While we may never be in such a high-risk situation as an FBI agent, we can still use their strategies to master social situations and negotiate for what we want and need. Read on for a few negotiation strategies that could transform your life. There are [...]

6 Signs You Are People Smart (and How to Develop Your Interpersonal Intelligence)

By | 2018-04-26T15:53:32+00:00 April 26th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Personality, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , |

A people smart person, or someone with a developed interpersonal intelligence, builds healthy, positive and effective relationships, uses diplomacy and tact, and can ease the atmosphere even in very tense conflict situations. For this, a people smart person must have the capacity to understand others and to know how to express their feelings, opinions and [...]

How to Forgive Yourself and Others (and Why You Should Do It, According to Science)

By | 2018-04-22T23:39:34+00:00 April 22nd, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

Why should you learn how to forgive yourself and others? Are you the type of person that brushes off an act of unkindness or do you hold a grudge for years? If you make a mistake, do you find it hard to forgive yourself or does it barely register? Learning how to forgive yourself and [...]

What Is Emotional Depression and How to Recognize & Deal with It

By | 2018-04-20T15:23:11+00:00 April 20th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , |

When we talk about emotional depression, what we really mean is a form of depression whereby a series of emotions, such as fear, grief anger and shame, end up not just becoming the predominant emotion but also feeding back on themselves in a loop that feels impossible to overcome. Emotional depression is different from, say, [...]

The Vicious Cycle of Emotional Manipulation and How to Break the Pattern

By | 2018-04-16T21:11:51+00:00 April 17th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , |

The worst part of emotional manipulation is not feeling and going through this struggle. No, the most horrible part of enduring this abuse is repeating it with others. I’m going to be honest with you, I have endured emotional manipulation since as far back as I can remember. No, there is no defined point in [...]

What Is Socratic Questioning and How to Use It for Self-Analysis and Problem-Solving

By | 2018-05-22T13:15:00+00:00 April 16th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , |

Socratic questioning can help you reach a different conclusion to the questions you were asking. This can be useful when dealing with problems and insecurities. Aside from Plato, Socrates is one of the most famous Greek philosophers and is regarded as one of the wisest people ever to have lived. Socrates used an educational process [...]

How to Develop Your Writing Skills and How This Will Benefit Your Brain and Self-Improvement

By | 2018-04-09T17:13:49+00:00 April 9th, 2018|Categories: Brain Power, Education, Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , |

Writing skills can benefit your brain and personal development to a greater extent than you might realize. Moreover, they will also help you be perceived as more responsible, capable and above all, intelligent. Self-improvement is commonly understood as the enhancement of one’s knowledge and personal qualities. Brain development, on the other hand, is the process that [...]

5 Children’s Books with a Deeper Hidden Meaning Than It May Seem

By | 2018-04-06T12:08:41+00:00 April 6th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Many children's books seem lighthearted and fun, however, lots of them also have deep meanings hidden within them. A great deal of literature for children contain lessons about great moral issues and human strengths and weaknesses. Read on to find the hidden meanings in your favorite children's books. There are a huge variety of children's [...]