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  • Thinking Aloud benefits

5 Surprising Benefits of Thinking Aloud, Backed by Science

By |2019-12-31T18:35:47+02:00December 31st, 2019|Categories: Human Brain, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , |

Talking to yourself out loud is typically seen as a social faux pas. Indeed, we get encouraged to stop guiding our behavior by talking out load as we get older. However, a recent study from Bangor University has found that thinking and talking out loud may actually offer a number of benefits and talking to [...]

  • Vincent Van Gogh Biography

Vincent Van Gogh Biography: The Sad Story of His Life and His Amazing Art

By |2019-12-30T18:31:11+02:00December 30th, 2019|Categories: Arts & Movies, Food for thought|Tags: , , |

This article will be a brief Vincent Van Gogh biography that will tell the story of his life and his art. You will most likely have heard of Van Gogh as he is one of the most well-known, popular and influential figures in post-impressionist and modern art. Nevertheless, he remained unknown and unappreciated in his [...]

  • how to think faster

How to Think Faster: 5 Scientific Ways to Train Your Brain

By |2019-12-30T17:21:44+02:00December 30th, 2019|Categories: Brain Power, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

We’ve all been in the situation where the snappy comeback comes when it’s too late. However, if we use some simple scientific techniques, we can soon learn how to think faster. Thinking faster can make people think you’re smarter, help you understand new information sooner, and even be the ticket to a promotion at work. [...]

  • Survivor’s Guilt

What Is Survivor’s Guilt and How to Manage It to Move on in Life

By |2019-12-29T20:27:19+02:00December 29th, 2019|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

Survivor’s guilt is when we live while others succumb to a traumatic or sudden death. This is never an easy pill to swallow. While I’ve never served in the military and I was hundreds of miles away from New York during the 9/11 events, I watched my aunt suddenly collapse and die right in front [...]

  • feeling invisible

Are You Feeling Invisible? How to Overcome It and Feel Seen Again

By |2019-12-29T13:52:38+02:00December 29th, 2019|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

I’ve been in this place – feeling invisible, and it’s actually worse than being bullied. How can we deal with this? Maybe as a child, I didn’t feel completely invisible because I remember hiding from abuse. But as a young married adult with a baby, I did feel this way. I remember nights alone with [...]

  • how to handle rejection

How to Handle Rejection the Way Successful People Do

By |2019-12-28T16:33:13+02:00December 28th, 2019|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , |

Being rejected is a horrible feeling that we can all sympathize with. While some rejections may just hurt a little, others leave long-term scars. Learning how to handle rejection, whether its life-changing or a minor inconvenience, is a valuable life skill to have. Having a toolbox full of strategies to help you handle even the [...]

  • common negative feelings

3 Most Common Negative Feelings and How to Cope with Them

By |2019-12-28T15:33:30+02:00December 28th, 2019|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

We all experience negative feelings from time to time. How we manage them and having coping mechanisms in place is vital to ensure we can move forward and process our emotions in a healthy way. Here are some of the most common negative feelings, what they mean, and how you can deal with them. Anxiety/Nerves [...]

  • Narcissistic Perfectionist signs

20 Signs of a Narcissistic Perfectionist Who Is Poisoning Your Life

By |2019-12-27T17:04:56+02:00December 27th, 2019|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality|Tags: , , , , , , |

Psychological terms such as narcissism and perfectionist have been around for decades. We understand their character traits, even if we don’t possess them ourselves. But what happens when the two collide? Is there such a thing as a narcissistic perfectionist? And if so, what impact does it have on a person’s life? Understanding the Narcissistic [...]