Success Skills

Improve yourself today to become successful tomorrow: tips for development of skills and qualities you need to reach success

How Social Rejection Fuels Creativity in Independent People

By | August 15th, 2016|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Health, Self-Improvement, Success Skills, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , |

It seems that for those with an independent self-concept, social rejection can increase their creativity levels, studies showed. As human beings, we are often conflicted between the need to be liked and the need to be different. Human beings are fundamentally tribal. In days gone by, the need to be accepted by the social group [...]

8 Seemingly Negative Personality Traits You Should Actually Be Proud of

By | August 6th, 2016|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Health, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests, Success Skills, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , |

These negative personality traits shouldn't make you feel bad if you have them. Many of the personality traits that we have been taught are bad, and encouraged to eradicate from our lives, have a surprising number of benefits. So it is worth taking a closer look at our negative personality traits or so-called ‘bad habits’ [...]

Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Necessarily Be Rational in Order to Achieve Your Goals

By | July 31st, 2016|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , |

When it comes to planning, the traditional reasoning argued that you have to be rational in order to achieve your goals. So, even people who had a natural inclination towards an intuitive approach had to force themselves to be rational, no matter what. But the truth is both approaches have their merits. Let’s start by [...]

5 Tell Tale Signs That You Aren’t Living Your True Purpose in Life

By | July 29th, 2016|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , |

Are you feeling that you're far away from your true purpose in life? It seems like lately we get so caught up in or jobs that we just don’t give ourselves the time to really pursue our real dreams. We are so focused on our careers and progressing that our passions get pushed aside and [...]

6 Reasons Why Sarcasm Is a Real Superpower

By | July 28th, 2016|Categories: Brain Power, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , |

Sarcasm is a popular form of satire in today’s culture, and we practically live off it. But what if I told you that there are some key reasons that sarcasm can be one of the greatest superpowers we humans possess? Read on to learn why. 1. You can tell when others are lying You’re constantly [...]

What Is Imposter Syndrome and How to Know if You Suffer from It

By | July 24th, 2016|Categories: Psychology & Health, Success Skills, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , |

What do Albert Einstein, Maya Angelou, Kate Winslet and Mike Myers all have in common? They have all suffered from imposter syndrome. What is Imposter Syndrome? Imposter Syndrome is a term to describe a feeling high achievers have when they cannot recognize their success and are afraid of being exposed as a fake. Coined in [...]

Why Emotionally Intelligent People Are More Likely to Reach Success

By | July 21st, 2016|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Emotionally intelligent people have higher potential to be successful than those who aren't. It’s hard to put your finger on what exactly constitutes emotional intelligence. Even though we may not understand the ins and outs of the concept, it has a significant influence on how we behave, react, navigate social situations and make important decisions. [...]

7 Popular Phrases Which Are the Worst Thing You Could Ever Say

By | July 19th, 2016|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , |

It never crosses your mind, but when you speak, you use some popular phrases, which in reality are the worst things you could ever say. “When I use a word,” Humpty Dumpty said, in rather a scornful tone, “it means just what I choose it to mean — neither more nor less.” This would appear [...]

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