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How to Get Rid of Social Anxiety with These 7 Science-Backed Hacks

By |2018-09-06T22:31:34+00:00September 7th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

How to get rid of social anxiety? Social anxiety is a particularly debilitating disorder. It affects up to 13% of the population, so you can imagine how many people want to know how to get rid of social anxiety. Anyone that suffers from social anxiety knows the crippling fear they experience on a daily basis. [...]

How to Win the Silent Treatment and 5 Types of People Who Love Using It

By |2018-09-06T14:08:18+00:00September 6th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Personality, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

It is possible to learn how to win the silent treatment. You just have to stay strong against the pressures of guilt and manipulation. In my younger years, the silent treatment caused me massive amounts of pain and suffering. I guess it was because I just hated when someone I loved wouldn’t talk to me. [...]

What Are Active Listening Skills and 3 Science-Backed Ways to Develop Them

By |2018-09-05T21:55:33+00:00September 5th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

There is something replacing the art of conversation – and that is the art of listening. A number of psychologists and linguists have worked hard to find the balance of what makes a good listener. It seems active listening skills play a huge part. Active listening skills can help you be a better communicator and [...]

8 Secrets of Confident Body Language That Will Make You More Assertive

By |2018-09-05T22:56:19+00:00September 2nd, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

When desiring that perfect job, or a date with the new neighbor, having confident body language is what will make all the difference between a yes or no. Slumped shoulders, downcast eyes, and fidgety hands signal to the other person that you are uncomfortable with communicating with them. What you say with your body is [...]

What Is Empathic Communication and 6 Ways to Enhance This Powerful Skill

By |2018-09-05T23:02:03+00:00August 28th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , |

The art of empathic communication can help you handle conflicts and form deep connections with other people. How do we master it? Although we communicate on a daily basis (either face to face or on social media) and we strive to do it the best we can, we feel we have not been heard or [...]

7 Ways a Genuine Smile Differs from a Fake One, According to Psychology

By |2018-09-05T23:04:37+00:00August 26th, 2018|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

It’s always best to flash a genuine smile, don’t you think? However, it’s hard to tell when the difference between real and fake happiness. Unfortunately, people aren’t as forthcoming as we once thought when we were younger. They rarely ever show us a genuine smile. They sometimes tell lies and try to hide their deception [...]

What Is the Spotlight Effect and How It Alters Your Perception of Other People

By |2018-09-05T23:06:15+00:00August 23rd, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , |

Even if you have never heard about the spotlight effect, it is likely that it influences your perception without you even realizing it. The spotlight effect is a term in psychology which describes our tendency to think that everyone notices the nuances of our behaviour, appearance, etc. What Causes the Spotlight Effect? 1. Egocentrism Egocentrism is [...]

Everyday Activities & Behaviors That Reveal Your Personality Traits, According to Studies

By |2018-09-05T23:07:03+00:00August 22nd, 2018|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , |

Psychology is a little bit like detective work. One way psychologists can find out about our personality is to explore our everyday activities and behaviors. In other words, the things we enjoy doing can reveal our personality. For instance, someone who loves reading is more likely to be a loner than a person who loves [...]