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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 Emotional Reasoning and 5 Signs You Rely Too Much on It

By |2019-07-01T00:13:18+03:00June 29th, 2019|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , |

The danger of emotional reasoning is that our feelings overrule the facts. This can be overwhelming and unhealthy. I call it analytical behavior, and yet, it’s actually emotional reasoning. Maybe the two are connected when toxic thinking rules our brains. I must admit, I can sit for hours and reason, wonder, and analyze a situation [...]

How to Overcome Inferiority Complex with 7 Methods That Work

By |2019-06-22T13:45:42+03:00June 23rd, 2019|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

Confidence equals good mental health, and that’s why learning to overcome the inferiority complex is so important. Having an inferiority complex means you never really feel good about yourself. In fact, most other people in your life seem greater, more intelligent or more talented. Others may also seem beautiful as opposed to your ugliness. Do [...]

9 Signs of a Truly Independent Person: Are You One?

By |2019-06-19T14:06:02+03:00June 20th, 2019|Categories: Personal Development, Personality|Tags: , , , , |

Being an independent person doesn’t come from living an easy life. The trials of life make you stronger. I get angry sometimes when things go wrong. I sometimes lose hope when past hardships repeat themselves over and over. But I think this happens because there is yet something we’re meant to learn. I also think [...]

6 Things Messy Handwriting May Reveal about Your Personality

By |2019-06-17T12:20:52+03:00June 17th, 2019|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , |

I’ve seen all sorts of handwriting styles, large and small. Messy handwriting reveals many things about a person as well. People write with pen and paper much less than they did before. So, you might say that messy handwriting isn’t a concern for teachers, friends, and employers. The popularity of technology has transformed the way [...]

The Art of Constructive Feedback: How to Give and Receive It

By |2019-06-16T01:05:22+03:00June 16th, 2019|Categories: Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , |

Few people are likely to raise their hands with an enthusiastic 'me' when it comes to receiving criticism. But those who are advocates of it know that constructive feedback is not only useful but also essential. People don't love feedback too much because they are unfortunate recipients of crippling criticism - the kind that makes [...]

4 Signs of Overconfidence Bias and How It Affects You Judgement

By |2019-06-07T20:42:45+03:00June 7th, 2019|Categories: Personal Development, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , |

Overconfidence bias is something we are all guilty of and we may not even realize how much it affects our judgment. What is overconfidence bias? Overconfidence bias, or the overconfidence effect, is a bias established in a person’s subjective confidence of their judgments. As a result, that person will consider their judgments as much more [...]

7 Signs of Only Child Syndrome and How It Affects You for a Lifetime

By |2019-06-01T20:47:53+03:00June 1st, 2019|Categories: Personality, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , |

Only child syndrome is not the mythical syndrome we once thought. Being an only child can affect you more than you realize. Only child syndrome is a pop psychology term linking selfish or inconsiderate behavior to a lack of a sibling. Many believe that only children do not know how to share or cooperate because [...]