decision making

8 Common Phrases with Hidden Meaning That You Should Stop Using

By | 2017-06-05T21:09:24+00:00 June 30th, 2017|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , , |

Lots of the things we say seem straightforward. However, it pays to be aware of the hidden meaning others might see in the words we say. Language is powerful and there are some phrases that reveal things about us that we would rather others didn’t see. Our values and personality can slip out unawares if we are not [...]

You Have a Highly Analytical Mind If You Can Relate to These 10 Things

By | 2017-06-12T17:31:35+00:00 June 12th, 2017|Categories: Brain Power, Personal Development, Personality|Tags: , , , , , , |

All of us use both intuitive and analytical thinking styles at times. However, some of us rely more on the analytical mind than others. Analytical thinkers use knowledge, facts, and information to make sure they get things right. Those with an analytical mind rarely jump to conclusions. They are knowledgeable about their subject and thorough [...]

How to Make Your Dreams Come True in 8 Steps

By | 2017-06-04T14:59:49+00:00 May 31st, 2017|Categories: Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , , |

How to make your dreams come true? Here is an 8-step guide to achieving your dreams and goals. “Just do it” seems to be the most common “recipe for success” that we share with everyone. But when it is advised to us, it turns out that it does not work. But the good news is [...]

Individualism Is Not Selfishness: How It Can Help You Thrive in Modern Society

By | 2017-05-14T15:12:13+00:00 May 14th, 2017|Categories: Food for thought, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , |

Do you feel selfish because of your individualism? Does your individualism make you feel guilty? While it is important to look out for the interests of others, you will have to do the same for yourself. Individualism plays a large part in modern society and has definite benefits. So what is it, and how can you [...]

Gut Feeling or Irrational Fear? How to Tell the Difference

By | 2017-05-13T13:52:46+00:00 May 13th, 2017|Categories: Human Brain, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , , |

So, you’re scared… Is that a gut feeling or an irrational fear? Sometimes it can be so hard to distinguish what’s real from imaginary. Since I live a life filled with anxious feelings and clouded perspectives, I find it increasingly hard to distinguish between a gut feeling of fear and an irrational worry. Depression makes [...]

Social Proof: a Phenomenon That Explains How the Society Challenges Our Free Will

By | 2017-05-08T21:33:45+00:00 May 8th, 2017|Categories: Food for thought, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , |

We all like to think that we are autonomous beings, going about our lives making conscious decisions based on free will and educated reasoning. So would it surprise you to learn that many of the choices we make are in fact influenced by a phenomenon called social proof? What is Social Proof? Social proof has [...]

6 Struggles Only a Critical Thinker Will Understand

By | 2017-04-07T13:51:46+00:00 April 7th, 2017|Categories: Brain Power, Personality|Tags: , , , , , , |

A critical thinker rarely takes things at face value. They like to analyze and evaluate all sources of information before coming to a decision. Critical thinking is an essential skill, especially in an age of fake news and misinformation. We need to question sources and make sure the information we take in is valid. However, in an age [...]

Struggles Only the ENTP Personality Type Will Understand

By | 2017-04-01T12:41:17+00:00 April 1st, 2017|Categories: Personality, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , , |

Having an ENTP personality type often means that you are easily able to put yourself in someone else's shoes. What's more, with analysis skills off the charts, you can find the problem of pretty much anything and are also further confident and prepared that you can take on the world. However, the debtor also has [...]

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