Conscious Living Means Always Learning
Conscious living is a phrase that's been tossed around in self-improvement circles for a long time. It's a vague term…
Learn Creative Writing Online Free
Wow, I didn’t know that I could learn creative writing online free! I just signed up for a free class online. I will…
3 Tips to Improve Written Communication Skills
Technology has made life so much more convenient in so many ways, but its effect on our written communication skills…
Enjoying Life Today
Experiencing joy and happiness is very possible and achievable. It isn't just possible in fairy tales! Sometimes we…
3 Barriers to Effective Communication
Many people would define effective communication as “getting your message across in a clear, unambiguous manner”;…
Self Development Tips – What Do You Need?
Self development tips are part of the many lessons in life which we will never have the chance to study and master…
Personal Growth Articles (387)
Effective Listening – Your Secret Weapon
So we all know that it’s good to listen, but do you know why effective listening can make the difference between getting your way and not getting what you want? There are two main reasons – two very specific and powerful benefits you can gain if you practice listening effectively.…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Aug 26, 2011  
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Improve Communication Skills - A Simple Exercise
I’m going to share with you a very simple exercise to improve communication skills for speaking with people in person – without embarrassment. This is a way of improving your ability to communicate face-to-face with someone, without practicing on a real person until you feel completely ready and comfortable. It…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Aug 15, 2011  
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Developing Subconscious Mind Power
The subconscious mind is the most powerful tool (and weapon) you have, and learning to use subconscious mind power to achieve your goals can mean the difference between success and failure in many aspects of your life. It can affect everything from physical health to financial status; from personal relationships…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Oct 06, 2011  
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What is Effective Communication?
The simple answer to the question “What is effective communication?” is: It’s what gets you the result you want. So it depends on the situation, the method of communication (face-to-face, over the phone or written for example), and what the result is that you want. Effective communication in asking someone…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Aug 15, 2011  
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Top 3 Body Language Tips
Most of us are generally unaware of what we look like when interacting with others, so here are 3 of the top body language tips that will help you to put across the image you want to give. I remember going to a performance of a play a friend of…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Aug 17, 2011  
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Becoming A Better You - 5 Easy Steps
Dear Readers, Have you ever wondered why some people seem to “be and/or have it all?” No, I am not talking about having good looks or material things (sometimes these are not a matter of choice or opportunity but a matter of heredity or a good trust fund; plus, truly…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jul 14, 2011  
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How to Improve Confidence In 3 Easy Steps
Confidence affects not only the way we feel and the way others see us, it also affects our decisions, so learning how to improve confidence can change your life by changing your choices. Confident people are more likely to make decisions that benefit them, than those who lack confidence, they’re…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Mar 04, 2012  
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A Troubled Woman
*warning to readers* Due to some graphic content of the following story/article readers discretion is strongly advised Please know that this is NOT a made up story this is true. Based on real facts not fiction. ---------------------------------------------------------------------------- A Troubled Woman As I stood there looking down at this girl who…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Aug 08, 2011  
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CHANGE YOUR LIFE WITH YOUR LIFE YOUR THOUGHTS!
A few years ago I happened upon a book by James Allen called “As a Man Thinketh”. It’s a very short book (only 18 pages), written around 1902, but apart from Eckhart Tolle’s ‘Power of Now’ it would have to be one of the most important books that I have…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   May 06, 2011  
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Agility Drills
Athletes today are becoming more and more gifted. With all the scientific studying going on to improve athletic performance it is really easy to make sure you are doing everything right to increase maximum gains quickly. Speed exercises, Speed and Agility drills, weight lifting, conditioning are all a very important…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Mar 12, 2011  
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3 Tips to Improve Written Communication Skills
Technology has made life so much more convenient in so many ways, but its effect on our written communication skills depends on the individual. It’s great to be able to get a text message to someone in record time using the new short-hand of a single letter or digit representing…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Oct 06, 2011  
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Life is Not As Complicated As People Think; Let’s Simplify Life!
KISS – ‘keep it simple and straightforward’ or ‘keep it simple, stupid!’ as you prefer... I remember I learned to apply this principle in solving management problems. But it is valid for a lot of other things, like communicating with people and day to day life issues. Lately, we feel…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jun 04, 2011  
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How Radically Your Life Can Change? Could there Be Another Chance When You Lose Everything?
First of all, you never lose everything. You can lose a part of what had been your life before; let’s say you lost the house you lived in, or a marriage, or a relationship, or someone loved, or a big amount of money, or a promotion, or a job, or…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jun 01, 2011  
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Self Help Part 1
The first of several articles on how to achieve a healthy mind.
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Feb 05, 2011  
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Upbeat But Still Broke
After spending the past 7 years of my life working in the rental and retail industry, I suddenly find myself jobless. I was fired from my position of Assistant Manager and have mixed emotion to the timing of it, but also feel this could be a personal calling for me.…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Oct 05, 2011  
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How to Change My Life
There are so many people throughout the world who are completely and totally dissatisfied with life. Most of the time, people are unhappy because they are lacking; either we don’t have enough money, love, friends, time etc. We never really stop to ask ourselves why or better yet “what can…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Mar 30, 2011  
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Gratitude Changes Lives
I would like to share how gratitude has changed my life and how easy it is to enjoy this simple treasure. A few years ago I was working in a job that stressed me out; I wasn’t communicating effectively with my family; was feeling like I had no friends; indulged…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Mar 17, 2012  
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What is Science Method
We are now living in a scientific age where people have become so educated that they want things proven. They want evidence and hard facts. Nobody relies on gumption or intuition anymore. It is precisely for this reason that the medical profession can thrive and charge huge bucks. If you…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Mar 21, 2013  
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Chinese Birth Chart Within The Reviews Of Moms
Regardless of you are going to possess a Girl or boy, Chinese Gender Calculator Tool fairly provides the result as asked for. Because the Chinese Birth Chart was used for many years, it evolves the initial technique in predicting sex from the unborn kids. The moms have a tendency to…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Oct 17, 2014  
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Cultivate Your Mind Like A Garden
Our minds are much like a garden. I didn't think of this but read it in a book called “As a Man Thinketh” by James Allen and if I think about how a garden works, then I can see that my mind is just like a garden. We have total…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jan 12, 2014  
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Disappointment Is Not The End Of The World
Sometimes there seems to be disappointment all around us. It's funny how you can be having a great day and then all of a sudden you hear about something from either someone you know or from the actual person themselves. Or someone you know may say something to make you…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Apr 12, 2012  
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How Do You Define See
Have you ever heard someone say, “I will believe it when I see it.” This statement can either be full of truth or insane depending on the definition of seeing. When an architect designs a building, he will “see” the completed project before he begins to draw the dimensions and…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jun 28, 2013  
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How To Overcome Limiting Beliefs Part 4
Absolutes Do you remember in Part 2 of "How To Overcome Limiting Beliefs" we talked about absolute truths? Well here they are again, just in case you missed them. We are going to use them here also to replace your limiting beliefs. 1- Everything is Energy 2- We are All…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Aug 20, 2015  
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10 Self Improvement Questions to Ask Yourself
As the saying goes, "be all that you can be, and be the best that you can be." But that's easier said than done, isn't it? No matter how happy you may be with your life in general, chances are that you still have several aspects of your life you…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Dec 26, 2011  
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The Olympic Road Race - A Lesson In Cause And Effect
Expectations had been high in the British cycling camp, in the commentary box, the spectators who eagerly lined the route and many television viewers that team GB were all riding on such a high with two of the most successful and experienced road riders in the world Bradley Wiggins and…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jul 28, 2012  
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8 Things to Stop Doing In Your Relationship
I meet men and women all the time who admit that sometimes they think relationships are overrated. For one reason or another they struggle more than they should. It is true that relationships don’t always go as smoothly as we’d like and with the divorce rate at 50%, let’s not…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Sep 03, 2013  
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Finding Life Purpose - From Inevitable Fate to Creation Of Your Own Destiny
I had been grown up with the idea that each of us have a fate decided at the moment we were born. All the people around me - parents, relatives and friends - shared this unquestionable 'truth'. Many years I never thought it might be other way. I had known…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   May 09, 2011  
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Self Expansion Definition, Are You Self Expanding?
Definition The definition of self expansion is to have a deep desire to motivate one's self in order to accomplish a giving task or some future plans. When you think of self expanding you want to think of self development being that it is just another way of using self…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Oct 25, 2013  
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Extend Your Comfort Zone By Changing Habits And Change Your Life
In general we are doing what makes us feel comfortable. We live daily our habits acquired during our past. Habits refer not only to the actions we perform, but also to our thoughts, to our mindsets. Usually, a habit is acquired through repetition; repetition of actions or repetition of thoughts.…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jun 07, 2011  
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Life's Funnel - Spiralling Onward!
I am spiralling headlong into a funnel. Not downward but rather forward. Drawn inexplicably onward. All at once I’m in slow motion and then moving with inescapable speed. Looking around me I see my partner and children, all looking at each other, circling each other, laughing, smiling, questioning. Turned upside…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Mar 27, 2012  
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