Monthly Archives: September 2018

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5 Signs of Social Media Narcissism You May Not Even Notice in Yourself

By |2018-09-26T14:16:26+00:00September 26th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , |

Social media narcissism is the newest manifestation of vanity. With over two billion Facebook users, 500 million Instagram users and 300 million Twitter users, social media is by far the most popular online activity of the century. But, with all the sharing, liking and commenting, people are getting obsessed with how others see them online. [...]

Why You Should Work Smart, Not Hard (and 4 Practical Ways to Do It)

By |2018-09-25T23:27:35+00:00September 25th, 2018|Categories: Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , |

Getting smart is big business. Work smart, not hard and you could find yourself better off all round! Lots of us say we want to work smart, not hard. In fact, we can often reflect on the day and wish we’d not spent as much time doing something, or spending more time doing something else. [...]

6 Signs You Are Experiencing the Dark Night of the Soul (and Why It’s a Good Thing)

By |2018-09-25T14:21:43+00:00September 25th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , |

Oh, the dark night of the soul, what a perplexing and nourishing state of total agony. Nothing is better than a deep dose of despair. Let’s learn why. As I child, I encountered my first dark night of the soul. Of course, I wasn’t familiar with this state of being, and enduring this state set [...]

12 Things to Teach Your Children Today to Build a Better Society Tomorrow

By |2018-09-24T16:15:35+00:00September 24th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , |

If you’re a parent or plan to become one in the future, there are some things you have to keep in mind and teach your children since a young age. Why? Because if you raise a child who cares about society, perhaps this world will become a better place to live in. Teach your children [...]

How Karpman Drama Triangle Can Help You Resolve Conflict in Your Relationships

By |2018-09-24T00:28:03+00:00September 23rd, 2018|Categories: Personality, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

If you face conflict, you might want to consider the Karpman Drama Triangle in how you manage your response. The Karpman Drama Triangle is a concept developed by social scientist Stephen Karpman M.D. It defines the three roles people typically take on in high-conflict situations. These three roles are the victim, the persecutor and the [...]

The Key Beliefs of Buddhism and What Life Lessons They Can Teach Us

By |2018-09-22T16:44:53+00:00September 22nd, 2018|Categories: Self-Improvement, Spirituality|Tags: , , |

The key beliefs of Buddhism come from its origins. Buddhism has grown to become the fourth largest religion in the world, from very humble beginnings. Before we list the key beliefs of Buddhism, let's first talk about the history of this religion. The founder of Buddhism, Siddharta Gautama, was a prince from Eastern India. At [...]

6 Practical Ways to Face Your Fears (and Why You Should Do It)

By |2018-09-21T20:40:04+00:00September 21st, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , |

When you’re afraid, your instinct is to run away. However, the healthy thing to do is face your fears and overcome the obstacles that hold you back. I have learned how you need to face your fears. Yes, I am afraid of things, although I like to think I’m fearless at times. I am imperfect [...]

8 Toxic Behaviors That May Arise from Your Anxiety or Depression

By |2018-09-20T20:43:48+00:00September 20th, 2018|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , , |

It’s not enough to suffer from anxiety or depression. Now, we’re realizing that these illnesses may even cause toxic behaviors. I live with depression and anxiety every day. It’s sometimes a struggle just to get out of bed. But, I am sure you’ve heard that before. You may have even felt the same way yourself. [...]