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When Feeling Like a Failure, Remember These 8 Things

By |2019-10-03T15:01:03+03:00October 3rd, 2019|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

Have you been feeling like a failure lately? Well, there are several things you must remember. I must admit, sometimes I do feel this way. I think back on the past decisions I’ve made in the past and realize some of them were probably far from my best. The thing is, those things are done, [...]

3 Main Causes of Laziness and How You Can Overcome Them

By |2019-09-24T20:55:37+03:00September 24th, 2019|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Laziness can get the best of all of us. However, there are some reasons it happens, and it is possible to overcome it. Whether you call it laziness or procrastination, it can have a profound effect on your ability to get things done. There are different factors that are causes of laziness, but they need [...]

How to Have Self-Control in Difficult Situations with 5 Strategies

By |2019-09-15T00:31:21+03:00September 15th, 2019|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , |

How different would your life look if you had better self-control? Learning how to have self-control is one of the most valuable skills a person can have. Improving it will go a long way in helping you handle difficult situations. Like anything, this is a skill that you can develop, but it can take some [...]

14 Examples of Intrinsic and Extrinsic Motivation and How to Use Both

By |2019-08-20T15:29:29+03:00August 20th, 2019|Categories: Brain Power, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , |

We all need that push to complete mundane or overwhelming tasks. That's what motivation provides. These are big words, but we'll make them more digestible. We'll also show you examples of intrinsic and extrinsic motivation and explain how to use both types. What is extrinsic and intrinsic motivation People may have asked you, "Why do [...]

Emotional Intelligence and Leadership: How to Boost This Powerful Connection

By |2019-08-12T12:47:26+03:00August 11th, 2019|Categories: Personal Development, Personality, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Does your ability to lead others all come down to your EQ? Cognitive intelligence is, of course, important - especially for leadership. But if you're looking to really improve how you lead others, emotional intelligence and leadership go hand-in-hand. More information and research are revealing how this emotional intelligence, or EQ, is much more critical than [...]

What Is Negativity Bias and 6 Ways It Secretly Affects Your Perception

By |2019-08-23T13:39:03+03:00August 6th, 2019|Categories: Human Brain, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , |

Ever wondered by the negative things always stick in your mind more than the positive? The reason is negativity bias. What is negativity bias and why are we prone to it? It’s common to hold on to the negative things said about us rather than the compliments we receive. They can stay on your mind [...]

Sisu: The Finnish Concept of Inner Strength and How to Adopt It

By |2019-07-14T17:06:54+03:00July 14th, 2019|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

You have more strength in you than you even realize, but how do you bring it out? Sisu is a Finnish concept based on grit, bravery, and resilience. Sisu is all about having a real stoic determinism and is something that the people of Finland pride themselves on. We may call it "having a stiff [...]

What Is Pygmalion Effect and How It Can Bring Positive Results

By |2019-07-02T20:02:42+03:00July 2nd, 2019|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , |

In a position of power, how you treat those below you makes a huge difference, as proved by the Pygmalion Effect. Whether we are looking after children, managing staff, or coaching a team, our behavior has a direct influence. It is all too easy to see some as more capable than others, and some as [...]