Lauren
Lauren Edwards-Fowle is a professional copywriter based in South East England. Lauren worked within Children's Services for five years before moving into the business sector. She holds an M.Sc. in Applied Accountancy and B.Sc. in Corporate Law. She now volunteers within the community sport sector, helping young people to live healthier, more productive lifestyles and overcome the barriers to inclusion that they face. With a keen interest in physical wellbeing, nutrition and sports, Lauren enjoys participating in a variety of team sports in her spare time, as well as spending time with her young family and their dog Scout. Connect with her on Linkedin.

4 Signs & Behaviors of Self-Centered People: Are You One?

We're likely all guilty of being self-centered people from time to time; after all, everything always makes the most sense when it's in our best interests! However, there's a big difference between looking after yourself and making proactive efforts to reach your goals - and being permanently selfish to others'…

How to Not Be Awkward with Someone You Just Met: 4 Practical Tips

Learning how to not be awkward is a critical social skill, which most of us learn as children. This applies to any number of situations: Starting school or kindergarten. Meeting new relatives. Making friends at the play park. However, we don't all have the same personalities. If you are overly…

5 Best ISFJ Careers Where This Personality Type Can Fulfill Their Potential

Learning our Myers-Briggs personality types can help us make the best decisions and life-choices, with careers being one of the most practical applications. Let's check out the top ISFJ careers, what this personality type means, and how you can turn that knowledge into a secret tool for success. What Is…

What Is Counterdependency? 10 Signs You Might Be Counterdependent

We've likely all heard about codependency and how becoming overly reliant on another person can leave you vulnerable to repeating cycles of behavior. But what about counterdependency? Here we discover what counterdependency means, the impact it can have on your life, and signs that indicate you might be counterdependent. What…

6 Signs of a Bubbly Personality & How to Deal with One as an Introvert

We hear the phrase 'bubbly personality' quite often as a catchall descriptor for upbeat, positive, and chipper people. The definition, according to the Collins Dictionary, is: Someone who is bubbly is very lively and cheerful and talks a lot. Let's think about how these qualities manifest, and how you can…

9 Signs of an Authoritarian Personality & How to Deal with It

An authoritarian personality can be a complicated, multi-faceted challenge to deal with. It is often a deeply ingrained set of beliefs that take a great deal of time to break down and address. Here we explore what an authoritarian personality means, how you can recognize it, and what you can…

6 Ways Men with Low Self-Esteem Struggle in Life

When we talk about confidence, we often center those conversations around women - but what about men with low self-esteem? Increasingly, our awareness of mental health issues is expanding to recognize that everybody can suffer from anxieties. These can be debilitating not just for the sufferer but also for the…

How to Own Up to Your Mistakes & Why It’s So Hard for Most People

Let's be honest with ourselves; that old cliché about nobody being perfect is true! So, why is it so darn hard to own up to your mistakes and how do we change those ingrained behaviors to become more authentic? Why Owning Our Errors Matters The reason it's so challenging to admit…