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Why Social Media Is Toxic and Bad for Your Mental Health

By |2019-11-30T22:59:27+02:00November 30th, 2019|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , |

Do you suffer from Facebook Envy or Sadfishing? Have you ever heard of Internet Banging? The internet is an amazing tool for the majority of us. As a result, more and more teenagers are spending longer online and without parental supervision. But some experts are now saying that social media is toxic. Here are just [...]

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Why Being Vulnerable Is Not a Bad Thing and Can Actually Benefit You

By |2019-11-29T19:06:10+02:00November 29th, 2019|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

If being vulnerable was popular, then many good things would happen. Why? Because everyone would have to be honest. Woah! Now that was a doozie of a sentence, wasn’t it? I like this part, “everyone would have to be honest.” Can you imagine everyone being honest, and how many good and bad consequences would come [...]

  • Swedish Death Cleaning

What Is Swedish Death Cleaning and Why You Should Practice It at Any Life Stage

By |2019-11-28T23:40:51+02:00November 29th, 2019|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

If you're looking for more organization in your life, you need to look into Swedish Death Cleaning. This might be a brand new phrase to you, but it's one that's worth getting familiar with. Swedish Death Cleaning has to do with organization, and I'm sure you could use more of that in your life. But [...]

  • Intrapersonal Intelligence

Why Is Intrapersonal Intelligence Important and How to Develop It?

By |2019-11-28T14:51:41+02:00November 28th, 2019|Categories: Human Brain, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , |

In the 1980s, a brand-new theory on intelligence emerged. Developed by Howard Gardner, this theory suggested that there is more than just the one version of intelligence. Instead of the typical IQ test, based on logic and numbers, there are several ways in which a person could be intelligent. These new types of intelligence include [...]

  • JOB BURNOUT

How to Deal with Job Burnout and Achieve Work-Life Balance

By |2019-11-28T18:06:29+02:00November 28th, 2019|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , |

Technically speaking, burnout implies the cessation of operation of a jet or a rocket engine. Projecting this definition onto the office landscape, job burnout closely relates to work stress. Indeed the term ‘burnout’ in this context was first introduced by Freudenberger (1974). He pointed to the occupational hazards professionals are exposed to when working under [...]

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What Is Perennial Philosophy and How It Can Open Your Mind

By |2020-03-24T16:42:57+02:00November 27th, 2019|Categories: Food for thought, Spirituality|Tags: , , , |

Perennial philosophy is a strand of philosophical thought prevalent in culture since the Renaissance. It became popularised in the 20th century where these ideas became widespread across academia and society. Perennial philosophy is a viewpoint that provides an interesting outlook on the practice of many religious faiths. It is a source of valuable insight for [...]

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9 Signs of a Scam Artist and Manipulation Tools They Use

By |2019-11-27T17:19:57+02:00November 27th, 2019|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , |

I’ve always been interested in the darker side of a person’s personality, particularly deviant behaviour. I want to know why someone might stray from the straight and narrow. So I often watch programmes about scam artists and their victims. And I think to myself, how did they fall for their tricks? Do they use specific [...]

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The Unknown Origin of Thanksgiving: a Dark Story You Didn’t Learn in School

By |2019-11-26T15:25:30+02:00November 26th, 2019|Categories: Food for thought, History & Archaeology|Tags: , , , , |

The holiday of Thanksgiving may seem straightforward with turkey and stuffing but has an uglier side that many are unaware of... The origin of Thanksgiving is more complicated than just the story of the pilgrims and Native Americans celebrating at Plymouth rock. It gets a bit darker, and peace ultimately didn't win out. This will [...]