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6 Ways Narrow-Minded People Differ from Open-Minded Ones

By | 2017-06-16T15:54:28+00:00 June 16th, 2017|Categories: Personality, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , |

When you are narrow-minded, life is a bit harder. If open-mindedness is a spectrum, are you aware of where you fall? People who are narrow-minded often struggle with surprises and differences. Anything outside of the “norm” is difficult to handle and this often steers them away from trying anything new. On the opposite end, open-minded [...]

Signs That Your Kid Is a Highly Sensitive Child (and How to Best Parent Them)

By | 2017-06-15T16:04:02+00:00 June 15th, 2017|Categories: Empath and HSP, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

A highly sensitive child needs support if they are to grow into a healthy adult. Here’s how to know if your child is sensitive and what to do to help them. You probably already know if you have a highly sensitive child though you may not have put a name to the condition. A sensitive [...]

You Have a Highly Analytical Mind If You Can Relate to These 10 Things

By | 2017-06-12T17:31:35+00:00 June 12th, 2017|Categories: Brain Power, Personal Development, Personality|Tags: , , , , , , |

All of us use both intuitive and analytical thinking styles at times. However, some of us rely more on the analytical mind than others. Analytical thinkers use knowledge, facts, and information to make sure they get things right. Those with an analytical mind rarely jump to conclusions. They are knowledgeable about their subject and thorough [...]

9 Common Stereotypes about Anxiety We Are Sick of Being Labeled with

By | 2017-06-02T15:26:47+00:00 June 2nd, 2017|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , |

There is a lack of understanding when it comes to anxiety. Common stereotypes are enabling mental health stigma. While dealing with a mental disability, which includes the debilitating symptoms of anxiety, I have learned how common stereotypes govern how I'm viewed. It’s not just about calling people “crazy” or labeling them as dangerous. Sometimes these [...]

Why Strong People Lived the Most Difficult Lives and Always Will

By | 2017-05-30T16:44:59+00:00 May 30th, 2017|Categories: Personal Development, Personality|Tags: , , , |

Trouble wasn’t designed for weak people. It takes strong people to lead difficult lives. Strong was not a characteristic that I used to describe myself. For the most part, I saw myself as a weakling, abused, neglected and used by others for pleasure or to obtain whatever it was that they wanted. No, strong was [...]

10 Weird Things That Make You Look Smart, According to Science

By | 2017-05-29T03:59:41+00:00 May 24th, 2017|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Success Skills, Uncommon Science, Weird & Unbelievable Facts|Tags: , , , , , , |

Most people want to look smart in front of others. Science reveals some weird things that can actually make you appear more intelligent. Everybody tries to look smart and seem like the perfect conversationalist who can discuss anything under the sun. No one knows everything. But what if someone told you that a few simple [...]

Overthinking Is Not as Bad as They Told You: 3 Reasons Why It Might Be a Real Superpower

By | 2017-05-18T18:51:36+00:00 May 18th, 2017|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , |

Overthinking is a part of life that many people have to deal with on a regular basis, and a lot of those find this constant over-analysis to be a hindrance. Classically, the process of overthinking has been considered negative for a myriad of reasons, but that doesn't necessarily mean the condition should be automatically associated [...]

Sandbagging: a Sneaky Tactic Manipulators Use to Get Anything They Want from You

By | 2017-05-17T23:15:22+00:00 May 17th, 2017|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , |

Sandbagging is used in competitive sports, careers and even social situations. It’s a form of manipulation used to gain the upper hand, and it's subtly devious. I became familiar with sandbagging some years ago. This form of manipulation is unlike any other tactic used by narcissists and toxic individuals. In fact, this act of dominance [...]

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