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Do your best to become a happier and better person: tips and techniques to develop your personal qualities and change your attitude

When Things Fall Apart, It Might Be Good! Here’s a Good Reason Why.

By |2018-09-19T22:27:44+00:00October 15th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , |

It’s devastating when things fall apart. At the same time, other things are coming together in amazing ways, and this can be good. There are times in life when problems are compounded. You might be able to deal with an issue here or there, and maybe you can deal with a few at the same [...]

Should You Always Trust Your Gut? 5 Instances When You Need to Go with Your Instinct

By |2018-10-02T11:01:21+00:00October 14th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , |

Everybody says to always trust your gut, but nobody seems to know what that means, exactly. There are many phrases and sayings surrounding your own instincts and intuition. People say that they ‘had a gut feeling’ or tell you ‘always trust your gut’ when it comes to making important decisions. Why is this? We have [...]

7 Subtle Ways Childhood Trauma Affects You When You Are an Adult

By |2018-10-10T18:05:58+00:00October 10th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , |

Childhood trauma comes in many forms. No matter what form it may take, the after-effects can create strange actions as an adult. If you’ve experienced childhood trauma, then one thing’s for sure, you cannot forget. That’s just the tip of the iceberg as well. Childhood trauma, whether it’s bullying or emotional abuse, leaves its mark [...]

How to Use the Golden Rule in Your Relationships and Social Interactions

By |2018-10-09T22:55:12+00:00October 9th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

The golden rule is to treat other people as you yourself would like to be treated. It seems like that would be a fairly simple rule to follow, don’t you think? We teach the golden rule to children who have just started school – it should be easy for an adult to follow it. Apparently [...]

How Constructive Criticism Differs from Bullying and Unhealthy Criticism

By |2018-10-05T20:15:45+00:00October 5th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

Being bullied or overly-criticized can cause damage in life. However, constructive criticism can actually help you grow and become stronger. I’ve been bullied before, most during my childhood in primary school. I was criticized daily and called names. I did suffer damage from this treatment, some that still linger and cause me problems today. I [...]

How to Overcome Laziness with These 5 Science-Backed Hacks

By |2018-10-03T19:41:47+00:00October 3rd, 2018|Categories: Brain Power, Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , |

It can be difficult to know how to overcome laziness when it’s so common in all of us. Everyone can get lazy sometimes. Once we get tired, or when we lack motivation and we get lazy. This stands in the way of fitness goals, education and work goals, and even our life goals. So how do [...]

6 Signs You Are Experiencing the Dark Night of the Soul (and Why It’s a Good Thing)

By |2018-09-25T14:21:43+00:00September 25th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , |

Oh, the dark night of the soul, what a perplexing and nourishing state of total agony. Nothing is better than a deep dose of despair. Let’s learn why. As I child, I encountered my first dark night of the soul. Of course, I wasn’t familiar with this state of being, and enduring this state set [...]

12 Things to Teach Your Children Today to Build a Better Society Tomorrow

By |2018-09-24T16:15:35+00:00September 24th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , |

If you’re a parent or plan to become one in the future, there are some things you have to keep in mind and teach your children since a young age. Why? Because if you raise a child who cares about society, perhaps this world will become a better place to live in. Teach your children [...]