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5 Ways Geniuses Think Differently from Everyone Else

By | December 1st, 2016|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Self-Improvement, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Geniuses may have more gray matter than the rest of us. However, what really makes geniuses different from the average person is not so much what they think, but the way they think. By following the thinking strategies of the greatest minds, we too could have moments of creative inspiration. In his article on how [...]

Lazy People Have One Mental Advantage, Studies Show

By | September 14th, 2016|Categories: Brain Power, Psychology & Health, Success Skills, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , |

Are you one of those lazy people? Well, then you probably have a mental advantage over your active peers! Personally, I’m quite a lazy person. Sort-of. I like being productive and getting things done, but I also like the tasks that allow me to stay in my pyjamas in bed all day – such as [...]

10 Traits of Genuinely Smart People (That Have Nothing to Do With Intelligence)

By | March 8th, 2016|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , |

Not so long ago researchers discovered that smartness does not equal intelligence. Intelligence is systematically measurable and defined as an ability to acquire new knowledge and skills and to use them. On the other hand, smartness is a collection of often counterintuitive traits that help you reach your goals through sometimes unorthodox means. Genuinely smart [...]

What Is Directed Meditation and How It Can Alter Your Personality

By | January 11th, 2016|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , |

We all know that meditation has a calming effect, but can it really change someone as a person? Let's talk about directed meditation and its personality-altering effects. In the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, volume 27, pages 100 to 108, you will find the “…From Jerusalem to Jericho” section written by J.M. Darley and D Baston. In [...]

5 Ways to Use Being an Introvert to Your Advantage

By | March 13th, 2015|Categories: Introvert's World, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests, Success Skills|Tags: , , , |

Being an introvert often has negative connotations and with society telling us that extroverts are the ones who are successful and get the most out of life, it can be hard to overcome the stigma attached to being an introvert. Whatever your introvert traits, you can make the most of them and use them to [...]

Self-analysis: simple technique for problem solving

By | December 6th, 2012|Categories: Psychology & Health, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests, Success Skills|Tags: , , , |

Sometimes it is very difficult to objectively analyze a personal problem. This is where various useful techniques can help you sort through the painful issue. In this article we will take a look at an effective way of analyzing a painful problem by Lise Bourbeau. The bottom line is to very thoughtfully answer several [...]

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