decision making

Individualism Is Not Selfishness: How It Can Help You Thrive in Modern Society

By | 2017-05-14T15:12:13+00:00 May 14th, 2017|Categories: Food for thought, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , |

Do you feel selfish because of your individualism? Does your individualism make you feel guilty? While it is important to look out for the interests of others, you will have to do the same for yourself. Individualism plays a large part in modern society and has definite benefits. So what is it, and how can you [...]

Gut Feeling or Irrational Fear? How to Tell the Difference

By | 2017-05-13T13:52:46+00:00 May 13th, 2017|Categories: Human Brain, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , , |

So, you’re scared… Is that a gut feeling or an irrational fear? Sometimes it can be so hard to distinguish what’s real from imaginary. Since I live a life filled with anxious feelings and clouded perspectives, I find it increasingly hard to distinguish between a gut feeling of fear and an irrational worry. Depression makes [...]

Social Proof: a Phenomenon That Explains How the Society Challenges Our Free Will

By | 2017-05-08T21:33:45+00:00 May 8th, 2017|Categories: Food for thought, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , |

We all like to think that we are autonomous beings, going about our lives making conscious decisions based on free will and educated reasoning. So would it surprise you to learn that many of the choices we make are in fact influenced by a phenomenon called social proof? What is Social Proof? Social proof has [...]

6 Struggles Only a Critical Thinker Will Understand

By | 2017-04-07T13:51:46+00:00 April 7th, 2017|Categories: Brain Power, Personality|Tags: , , , , , , |

A critical thinker rarely takes things at face value. They like to analyze and evaluate all sources of information before coming to a decision. Critical thinking is an essential skill, especially in an age of fake news and misinformation. We need to question sources and make sure the information we take in is valid. However, in an age [...]

Struggles Only the ENTP Personality Type Will Understand

By | 2017-04-01T12:41:17+00:00 April 1st, 2017|Categories: Personality, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , , |

Having an ENTP personality type often means that you are easily able to put yourself in someone else's shoes. What's more, with analysis skills off the charts, you can find the problem of pretty much anything and are also further confident and prepared that you can take on the world. However, the debtor also has [...]

Enneagram Types and How Knowing Them Can Help You Understand Yourself and Others

By | 2017-03-23T15:15:51+00:00 March 18th, 2017|Categories: Personal Development, Personality, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , |

Are you frustrated because you find it hard to relate to others? Understanding the Enneagram types will help you greatly. You will gain an understanding of others around you and your nature as well. But what is this mind-blowing tool and how does it work? What is its explanation of personalities and relationships? Most importantly, [...]

4 Ways Introspection Helps You Reconnect with Your True Self

By | 2017-02-08T23:07:45+00:00 February 8th, 2017|Categories: Brain Power, Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , |

Introspection has many benefits that help us live a healthy and happy life. As human beings, we have a concoction of feelings and emotions ranging from happiness and anger to melancholy and frustration. Sometimes, we disconnect from our inner self and get lost in the chaos and intricacies of life. It is when we need [...]

7 Special Talents Introverts Didn’t Know They Had

By | 2017-03-05T17:11:32+00:00 February 7th, 2017|Categories: Human Brain, Introvert's World, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , |

When we think of introverts, we don’t generally think of special talents. Special talents are usually the realm of the extrovert. If we’re going to be honest, being an introvert in an extrovert’s world has a number of crippling disadvantages. Life is spent trying to justify an explain away our inability to do things that the [...]

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