Yearly Archives: 2019

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DISC Personality Types: Which One Better Describes You?

By |2019-03-26T14:59:44+02:00March 26th, 2019|Categories: Personality, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , , , |

If you are interested in personality tests, you may have come across the DISC Personality Types. But what are they and which one best describes you? The DISC Personality Types differ slightly from other personality tests. This is because they focus on human emotions and behaviour when categorising, rather than character traits. The four human [...]

How to Stop Being Shy When Saying No and Doing What’s Best for You

By |2019-03-25T16:03:26+02:00March 25th, 2019|Categories: Personal Development, Personality, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

Learning how to stop being shy when it comes to what you need and denying others what they want can be difficult. No one likes to say no. Saying no is difficult, especially when we are doing what is right for us. People can construe us as selfish or unhelpful when really, it’s just about [...]

Child Abuse and 5 Mindsets That Keep the Victims from Healing

By |2019-03-25T15:08:16+02:00March 25th, 2019|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , |

The pain of child abuse is almost unbearable. Struggling with pain and a number of toxic mindsets are what may keep us from healing. When you’ve experienced child abuse, you understand how each day is a challenge. Not only do you have to deal with life’s present responsibilities, but you also have to fight with [...]

How Internet Slang Changes the Way We Think, Write and Speak

By |2019-03-24T20:34:04+02:00March 24th, 2019|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , |

There is no doubt that our language is a powerful tool. As is the internet. So how does internet slang affect us? We spend a great deal of time on the internet. As such, the internet has seen some significant changes in our lives. And so does internet slang. Posting a letter seems ridiculously slow [...]

10 Profound Jane Austen Quotes That Are So Relevant to the Modern World

By |2019-03-24T16:54:09+02:00March 23rd, 2019|Categories: Food for thought, Literature, Thought-Provoking Quotes|Tags: , , , , , , |

Jane Austen’s works are loved for being witty, scathing and romantic. The following Jane Austen quotes prove that she is the queen of satire and sense. Jane Austen's novels are still fantastically popular more than 200 years after they were written. This isn’t surprising as the novels are funny, romantic and offer a scathing attack [...]

4 Simple Confucian Principles That Could Profoundly Change Our Society

By |2019-03-22T17:43:27+02:00March 22nd, 2019|Categories: Food for thought, Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

What are ‘Confucian principles’? Confucian principles are a set of thoughts and ideas that refer to the teachings of the ancient Chinese philosopher, teacher and political figure, Confucius (551BC – 479BC). His philosophy – Confucianism – has influenced Chinese society and other parts of Asia right up to the present day, with it affecting schools [...]

10 Memory Games for Adults That Will Give Your Brain a Powerful Boost

By |2019-03-24T19:02:12+02:00March 21st, 2019|Categories: Brain Power, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

Want to boost your memory? Try any of the below memory games for adults to make the process of improving your cognitive functions engaging and fun! Schools have started using video games and apps to teach students language, math, and other valuable skills. However, it’s not only children who can benefit from games. In [...]

7 Metaphors for Life: Which One Better Describes You and What Does It Mean?

By |2019-03-20T21:14:03+02:00March 20th, 2019|Categories: Food for thought, Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , |

There are many metaphors for life that can guide us to be our best selves. What is your metaphor? And does it help or hinder your journey? What are metaphors for life? There are a variety of metaphors for life that we turn to when trying to make the best of our lives. Some people [...]