6 Types of Toxic People Who Become Involuntary Manipulators

By |2020-06-01T20:54:03+03:00April 30th, 2020|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality|Tags: , , , |

There are countless articles about the different types of toxic people, such as psychopaths, sociopaths, and narcissists. These shady characters use sophisticated manipulation techniques like gaslighting to take advantage of their victims. But what about those who make you feel bad about yourself without having the intention to? In fact, these people are much more [...]

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5 Signs a Lack of Self-Awareness Is Hindering Your Growth

By |2020-06-01T20:56:15+03:00April 29th, 2020|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , |

When you have a lack of self-awareness, you might feel a sense of inner chaos. You won’t know why you do the things you do, or what motivates you to do them. You just flow through life with no real direction. Self-awareness is all about knowing yourself. If you are self-aware, then you’re in touch [...]

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What Triggers Narcissistic Injury & How to Recognize It?

By |2020-06-01T20:57:32+03:00April 28th, 2020|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , |

Narcissistic injury happens when the narcissist has been confronted, challenged, or denied something. In a situation like this, they feel like their whole façade comes apart. The narcissistic wound is real, and yet, it comes from a place of make-believe hurts. How can we tolerate this sort of behavior? To understand narcissistic injury, you have [...]

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The Rare INTJ Female and Her Personality Traits

By |2020-06-01T20:58:28+03:00April 27th, 2020|Categories: Personality|Tags: , |

Some Myers-Briggs personalities are so rare they deserve closer scrutiny. The INTJ female is one such example. Making up just under 1% of the world’s population, notable INTJ females include Jane Austin, Susan Sontag, Lise Meitner, and Emily Jane Brontë, to name just a few. So what are the traits of the fascinating INTJ personality? [...]

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3 Signs of Gaslighting at Work: Is Someone Doing It to You?

By |2020-06-01T21:00:36+03:00April 26th, 2020|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality|Tags: , , , |

Anyone who is interested in psychology might have heard of the term ‘gaslighting’ in regards to a romantic relationship. But gaslighting at work is a relatively new phenomenon. So what are the signs and how can you tell if you’re being gaslighted at work? What Is Gaslighting and What Are the Origins of This Term? [...]

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10 Signs of a Spoiled Child: Are You Overindulging Your Kid?

By |2020-06-01T21:01:49+03:00April 25th, 2020|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , |

"To give or not to give" is a question that mystifies almost all parents. So how much should you give your little one before he or she becomes a spoiled child? Bratty behaviour is off-putting, but how can you prevent it? You don't want to shortchange your child either. Balance, as always, is the key, [...]

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Realistic Optimism Is Not Blind Positivity: How to Cultivate It

By |2020-06-01T21:03:59+03:00April 24th, 2020|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , |

Optimism isn't always the easiest way to approach life, but is realistic optimism more ideal? We would all love to be as optimistic as possible all the time. Unfortunately, this will not be the case - and that's ok. It's fine to acknowledge that things aren't always going to go perfectly despite our desires for [...]