Monthly Archives: July 2019

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What Is Planning Fallacy and 4 Ways You Can Avoid It

By |2019-08-23T13:40:56+03:00July 31st, 2019|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , |

If you feel your organization skills are somewhat lacking, you may be falling victim to the planning fallacy. We are all guilty of mistaken planning, leaving us rushing to meet deadlines and finish tasks we thought we had plenty of time to finish. However, it happens to some of us more than others. If you [...]

7 Strong Personality Traits Most People Misunderstand

By |2019-07-30T17:22:13+03:00July 30th, 2019|Categories: Personal Development, Personality, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

Those with strong personality have some traits that often make them seem cold or mean. Truth is, they are much like anyone else, kind and loving. I didn’t feel like I was strong as a child. I was bullied for many years and abused for many others. So, at first, I felt trampled on and [...]

7 Speed Reading Techniques to Learn That Will Boost Your Brain Power

By |2019-07-29T21:30:05+03:00July 29th, 2019|Categories: Brain Power, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

Are you a stressed-up student or an administrator who must pore through tons of documents quickly? Speed reading techniques are a must for you. You may feel that speed reading may add to your stress. We'll show you that they have the opposite effect, and introduce you to a few. What Is Speed Reading? Speed [...]

The False Consensus Effect and How It Distorts Our Thinking

By |2019-08-23T13:41:03+03:00July 28th, 2019|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

Have you ever been shocked that people don't agree with you when you assumed they would? You may be experiencing the false consensus effect. What is the false consensus effect? False consensus effect is a cognitive bias which causes people to overestimate the normality of their opinions, beliefs, values, and preferences. This leads to the [...]

Sternberg’s Triarchic Theory of Intelligence and What It Reveals

By |2019-07-27T15:15:32+03:00July 27th, 2019|Categories: Human Brain, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , |

Sternberg’s Triarchic Theory of Intelligence was a revolutionary approach to human intelligence which took into account much more than empirical data. Robert Sternberg developed his Triarchic Theory of Intelligence in the 1980s as an attempt to understand human intelligent in terms of components rather than ability. Contrary to the beliefs of the time, Sternberg rejected [...]

Niksen: How the Dutch Fight Stress and Handle a Hectic Lifestyle

By |2019-07-26T13:31:43+03:00July 26th, 2019|Categories: Brain Power, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

Stress is all around us and can take over our lives. But what if there was a way you could fight back against it? Niksen might be a new word to you, but it's one that you should get familiar with. This is an approach to deal with stress, and hecticity, the way the Dutch [...]

Is There a Link between Physical Appearance and Personality?

By |2019-07-25T13:56:15+03:00July 25th, 2019|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , |

Can you tell a person’s personality just from their appearance? Some experts believe it is possible. I attended a strict all-girls school in my teens and even then you could tell who the introverts and extroverts were, just by observation. The introverts were quiet, with closed-off body language and kept themselves to themselves. On the [...]

How to Avoid People You Don’t Like or Know When You Are an Introvert

By |2019-07-24T17:00:21+03:00July 24th, 2019|Categories: Introvert's World, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , |

Over the years, I’ve learned how to avoid people. It’s all about skill, talent, and experience, I guess. I start thinking about Dr. Sueus when I chant my avoidance mantra in my head, “I will avoid you in the streets, I will avoid you in the park, I will avoid you all day long, and [...]