10 Logical Fallacies Master Conversationalists Use to Sabotage Your Arguments

By | 2018-02-21T22:13:10+00:00 February 22nd, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , |

Have you ever lost an argument even though you knew you were right? Perhaps the other person made a claim that seemed perfectly logical. You may have been a victim of logical fallacies. Understanding these fallacies can make sure your arguments are never sabotaged again. Here are 10 logical fallacies you should be aware of so [...]

What Is Red Herring Fallacy and How to Use It to Win Any Argument

By | 2018-02-14T13:11:39+00:00 February 14th, 2018|Categories: Personality, Success Skills|Tags: , , , |

Politicians will do anything to avoid answering a question directly. They use a multitude of avoidance tactics in their rhetoric, including red herring fallacy. But what does this term actually mean and how can we use it to master everyday conversations? Red herring fallacy occurs when someone deliberately introduces an irrelevant subject into a discussion in order to divert [...]

5 Signs You Have Anger Issues and What Is Hiding Behind Them

By | 2018-01-24T15:53:10+00:00 January 24th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

Are you known to have a short temper? Do you fly off the handle at the slightest provocation? You could have anger issues that are not being resolved. Most people get angry a few times in their life, but it’s not healthy to feel angry all the time. If you can’t admit to yourself that [...]

Why Conflict Avoidance Is an Unhealthy Way to Deal with Problems

By | 2018-01-14T21:05:49+00:00 January 14th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

Conflict avoidance is when a person does not deal with the conflict at hand. Instead, they use other tactics to avoid the issue. Conflict avoidance can manifest in many situations, whether it be personal relationships or in the workplace. People tend to use it in order to suppress an unpleasant encounter. There are many ways of [...]

How to Use Stoic Philosophy to Stay Calm in Any Difficult Situation

By | 2018-01-12T14:25:23+00:00 January 12th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , |

Difficulties arise faster than we can alleviate them, it seems. However, stoic philosophy can help us keep calm and live our purpose in life regardless. Problems seem to overwhelm and complicate our lives, popping up as soon as we think we have a handle on everything. To be honest, if we kept a record of [...]

Why Conflict Resolution Can Be Difficult for Empaths (and How to Master It)

By | 2018-01-10T19:41:41+00:00 January 4th, 2018|Categories: Empath and HSP, Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , , |

If you are an empath, you may struggle with conflict resolution. These techniques can help you overcome conflict without causing pain to yourself or others. Empaths hate to upset people. This is because they will feel the other person's emotions and suffer guilt for causing another’s pain. This can make it difficult for empaths to [...]

5 Conflict Styles That Will Help You Resolve Any Argument in a Clever Way

By | 2017-12-05T17:00:14+00:00 December 5th, 2017|Categories: Personal Development, Personality, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , |

There are five different conflict styles and each has its own advantages and uses. Let’s find out how they can help you resolve any conflict. There are many types of arguments: ones that have been brewing for years, others that arise out of nowhere, and some that are resolved within minutes. Being aware of the [...]

How to Stop an Argument and Have a Healthy Conversation Instead

By | 2018-01-13T15:51:47+00:00 December 3rd, 2017|Categories: Personal Development, Personality, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , |

Not every exchange of words has to lead to an argument. Learn how to stop an argument and have a pleasant conversation. I’ve noticed that recently most conversations end up in debate or an argument. There are just so many heated topics like politics and religion which seems to put everyone at odds. It’s ridiculous, [...]