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  • Fear of the Unknown

8 Signs Fear of the Unknown Is Keeping You Stuck in Life and What to Do

By |2020-01-17T09:15:54+02:00January 17th, 2020|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , |

The fear of the unknown could also be seen as a fear of failure. Let’s face it, the unknown may or may not work. That’s the biggest catch. There are those, most of us even, that feel better living an easy convenient life void of too many surprises. Sometimes my life is like that because [...]

  • micromanaging boss

4 Signs of a Micromanaging Boss and What to Do If You Have One

By |2020-01-11T13:09:29+02:00January 11th, 2020|Categories: Personality, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , |

The day to day grind of working in an office can lead one to think that their experience is the norm. However, having a manager that monitors everything and a lack of freedom at work can harm both your performance and well-being. In this post, we explore the 4 signs that you have a micromanaging [...]

  • Maximizers and Satisficers

Maximizers and Satisficers: Which One Are You and What Does It Mean?

By |2019-12-23T16:56:14+02:00December 23rd, 2019|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , |

Decision making is an unavoidable feature of our lives. However, researchers have found that some of us are better at it than others. Psychologists have grouped people into two distinctive categories: maximizers and satisficers. In this post, we look at the meaning behind the terms ‘maximizer’ and ‘satisficer’. And help you to explore which term [...]

  • fobo

FOBO: The Reason You Struggle with Making Decisions and How to Overcome It

By |2019-12-18T15:02:50+02:00December 18th, 2019|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , |

I’m sure that you have all heard of Fomo, or the ‘fear of missing out’, but have you heard about the ‘fear of better options’ (Fobo)? Fobo is consuming many of our thought patterns and affecting our behavior for the worst. The more anxious sister of Fomo, Fobo is attributed as the reason why some [...]

  • Self-discipline

How to Master Self-Discipline in Your Life with 7 Tips

By |2019-12-16T14:39:23+02:00December 16th, 2019|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , |

Self-discipline is one thing we all struggle with. From eating “just one more” doughnut to waking up late every morning. It is all a matter of how self-disciplined we are, and it can be applied to all fields of life. Some people like to live their lives by the book, and they are natural talents [...]

  • projection bias

What Is Projection Bias and How to Avoid It at Work

By |2019-12-11T11:41:27+02:00December 11th, 2019|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , |

What you believe is true and what is actually true may not be the same thing, and this can lead us to projection bias. When you’re working on an important project or just working with others, it’s important to understand other people are different from ourselves. If we are focused on something which means a [...]

  • backfire effect

The Backfire Effect: Why Is It So Difficult for Us to Change Our Minds?

By |2019-12-06T00:08:04+02:00December 7th, 2019|Categories: Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , |

We all suffer from biases in our own thinking, but the backfire effect is one of the most counterintuitive. What Is the Backfire Effect? Most of us tend to question our beliefs when we find evidence which doesn’t agree with them. The natural response to differing information is to adjust our thinking and consider why [...]

  • leadership styles

4 Leadership Styles and Examples Where They Can Be Used

By |2019-12-02T20:52:37+02:00December 2nd, 2019|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , |

Are you effectively leading people or not using the right leadership styles when needed? You can probably think back to certain leaders in your life and the leadership styles they used. An effective leader can manage people effortlessly without having to be overbearing or ruthless. The best leaders are the ones you don't even notice [...]