personality

What Is an Intuitive and How to Tell If You Are One

By | January 5th, 2017|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , |

Despite its elusive quality, being intuitive is a very desirable and attractive skill. In fact, Steve Jobs called it “more powerful than intellect” in the business world. Intuition is hard to put your finger on, it’s mostly described as some sort of feeling, or gut instinct. At the same time, it is also used as [...]

Which Mix of the Big Five Personality Traits Are You?

By | December 25th, 2016|Categories: Psychology & Health, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , , |

All of us have different personalities. However, psychologists believe that all of our personalities are actually a mixture of Big Five personality traits. The theory suggests that everyone has these key traits. However, each individual has a different amount of each. The traits work on a sliding scale with, for example, extreme extraversion on one end [...]

What Are the 12 Archetypes and Which One Dominates Your Personality

By | December 6th, 2016|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Health, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , , |

There are 12 archetypes which have been appearing in stories and myths all over the world since the beginning of time. Carl Jung defined 12 archetypes that symbolize basic human motivations, as well as drive our desires and goals. These archetypes resonate with us so much that we continue to tell stories about them. Moreover, they [...]

90% of People Fall into These 4 Personality Types, According to Human Behaviour Study

By | December 3rd, 2016|Categories: Psychology & Health, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , |

Did you know that there are 4 personality types which are prevailing in our society? At least, this is what a new study suggests. A recent study on human behaviours has shown that around 90% of the population can be classified into four primary personality types. The study, based in Madrid, analysed the responses of [...]

The 7 Personality Types Born to Make a Difference in the World

By | November 20th, 2016|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , |

Each of us is a unique individual with the power to make a difference. However, many of us can relate to certain specific personality types that have huge potential for influence in the world. The following list outlines these personality types that were born to make a difference and change the world. You may recognize [...]

Unruly Children Are More Likely To Be Successful in Their Adult Life, Study Suggests

By | November 8th, 2016|Categories: Psychology & Health, Self-Improvement, Success Skills, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , |

As it seems, unruly children tend to grow up into successful adults. As a parent, or parent-to-be, everyone dreams of the perfect child who does what they’re told, does well in school, and is an all-around little angel. Reality, however, is something completely different. Personally, I was every parent’s worst nightmare when I was a [...]

Religious People Tend to Have a Lower IQ, but This Is Only a Part of the Story

By | November 1st, 2016|Categories: Food for thought, Psychology & Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

Could religious people have a lower IQ than others? In 2013, a meta-analysis study was published that seemed to show a negative correlation between IQ and strong religious belief, or in layman’s terms, seemed to show that the more religious you are, the lower your IQ supposedly falls. The scientists behind the study explained it [...]

5 Reasons Why Being Quiet Is Not a Flaw

By | October 22nd, 2016|Categories: Introvert's World, Self-Improvement|Tags: , |

Many of us have spent our entire lives feeling that being quiet is a sort of flaw that makes us less good than our more extroverted friends. We may have been told repeatedly, by teachers and parents, that we need to speak up and stop being so quiet. I was lucky; my parents understood my quiet and [...]

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