• Karpman Drama Triangle

How Karpman Drama Triangle Can Help You Resolve Conflict in Your Relationships

By |2019-10-17T22:53:41+03:00September 23rd, 2018|Categories: Personality, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

If you face conflict, you might want to consider the Karpman Drama Triangle in how you manage your response. The Drama Triangle is a concept developed by social scientist Stephen Karpman M.D. It defines the three roles people typically take on in high-conflict situations. These three roles are the victim, the persecutor and the rescuer. [...]

  • How to Deal with Passive-Aggressive People

How to Deal with Passive-Aggressive People and Stop Their Toxic Influence

By |2020-01-30T13:43:27+03:00August 12th, 2018|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality|Tags: , , , , , , , |

If there are passive-aggressive people in your life, you will want to know how to deal with them. Those of us who are straight-talking and no-nonsense types, nothing gets on our nerves more than passive-aggressive people. It is one of the most insidious and underhand ways of dealing with conflict. So why do some people [...]

  • conflict management styles mbti

How Conflict Management Styles Vary among the MBTI Personality Types

By |2018-11-23T21:11:12+03:00June 12th, 2018|Categories: Personality|Tags: , , , |

We all have to cope with conflict in our lives, it’s a fact of life. But wouldn’t knowing how conflict management styles vary among people help us deal with it a little better? According to Thomas, K.W., and R.H. Kilmann, there are five conflict management styles: Accommodating – Where you are the one who is [...]

  • negotiation strategies

7 Negotiation Strategies Used by FBI Agents That Will Help You Get What You Want

By |2019-10-14T22:03:26+03:00April 27th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , , |

Many FBI agents are highly trained in negotiation strategies. While we may never be in such a high-risk situation as an FBI agent, we can still use their strategies to master social situations and negotiate for what we want and need. Read on for a few tricks that could transform your life. There are many [...]

  • socratic questioning

What Is Socratic Questioning and How to Use It for Self-Analysis and Problem-Solving

By |2018-09-14T21:27:35+03:00April 16th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , |

Socratic questioning can help you reach a different conclusion to the questions you were asking. This can be useful when dealing with problems and insecurities. Aside from Plato, Socrates is one of the most famous Greek philosophers and is regarded as one of the wisest people ever to have lived. Socrates used an educational process [...]

  • Defensive behavior

6 Things That Hide Behind Defensive Behavior and How to Deal with It

By |2018-09-17T14:54:29+03:00April 13th, 2018|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , |

Defensive behavior can be detrimental in both personal and professional spheres. We typically perceive defensive behavior as an intentional slight or offense to us. But what we don’t realize is that we are also capable of unintentional offense. As human beings, we react to our environments and, when we feel threatened, we try to protect [...]

  • conflict resolution techniques

5 Conflict Resolution Techniques for Dealing with Drama Queens & High Conflict People

By |2019-09-28T22:48:53+03:00April 2nd, 2018|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , |

Drama queens and high conflict personalities can turn a small disagreement into a real hell. Here are some helpful conflict resolution techniques to use when dealing with them. Who are drama queens and high conflict personalities? Drama queens and high conflict personalities thrive on attention. They are fiery, strong-minded and often controversial. That’s why show [...]

  • logical fallacies

10 Logical Fallacies Master Conversationalists Use to Sabotage Your Arguments

By |2019-10-15T14:47:53+03:00February 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 [...]