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…
A Career Change at 30
Why are more people thinking the grass is always greener and looking further afield for a career change at 30, the…
Things To Know About Work Ethic
There is definitely a quality that must be learned early on in life that will follow you around for a lifetime and…
Looking to the Mountains
Life brings all manner of stress to any person at any time. It is one of life's certainties that regardless of who…
Reflections - Changing Careers After 40
As I sit here and debate with myself about my future, I wonder how things changed to become as they are now. I’ve…
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…
Personal Growth Articles (387)
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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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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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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Astrology for Fun!
Astrological information for Fun and you might even get some real answers! Sometimes I just don't know what to do or where to go for the answers. I'm stuck "so to speak". We are all unique and have our own special imprint.....even identical twins are are not exactly alike. Have…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jun 27, 2011  
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Being Your Best Self
What does it really mean? The #1 question I always get from the students I teach. The answer is one thing and one thing only. Being your best self is to do something that you wanna do, having a reason behind every move you do, and doing it slowly, completely,…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Aug 15, 2013  
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The Path to Enlightenment, Peace, And Compassion
Following the path to enlightenment involves learning about the nature of universal human suffering and practicing time tested cognitive skills and compassionate ethics. Multitudes of people who have followed this philosophy have experienced enduring peace and happiness. The reward for those following this path is an ethical philosophy that gives…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jun 11, 2015  
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Lessons Learned From 20 Years In Retail: The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly
I remember the day vividly--it was a gray, overcast, and raining--walking up to a brand new wholesale club that was being built about three miles from where I lived at the time. I was thinking that this will be a temporary job, if I get it, until I had some…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Apr 02, 2012  
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Good Deeds
I am a senior and I have been around long enough to see a lot of bad and a lot of good in the human spirit. I think the good still out weights the bad. May be it has to do with the area you live in. It's easier to…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Aug 18, 2012  
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Self Help Online - The Awakening Course With Dr Joe Vitale
Finding self help online is easy ... and not. What do I mean by that? I mean finding someone claiming to be a "self-help" expert is easy. Finding someone willing to take your money to help is even easier. However, finding a credible expert that can help is more difficult…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Dec 03, 2011  
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Reflections - Changing Careers After 40
As I sit here and debate with myself about my future, I wonder how things changed to become as they are now. I’ve been unemployed for the last six months. While that is unsettling, the only stressful part of that is the fact that we are missing half of our…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Oct 16, 2013  
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Why People Believe In Soul's Transmigration
Do you know that southern European Christians believed in transmigration until the Council of Nice banned such beliefs in 553 A. D? Have you ever heard that Drupe sect from Lebanon entertains a notion of a succession of lives with improvement in each?Are you introduced with the statistics which show…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Mar 07, 2016  
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Internet Marketing Plan
Many people get into the internet business to improve their finances and to enjoy personal growth through the knowledge that they gain. But whatever the reason there must be some kind of marketing plan. Without a plan there can be no success. Firstly, you need to get a good education…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Apr 02, 2013  
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Lol Street
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By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   May 13, 2014  
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Is The Silva Method The Next Step In Your Evolution?
Anyone who knows me knows I went through a phase starting roughly 4 years ago in which I made a vow to change my life. Like most, I read self improvement books and listened to audios and tried to learn the secrets of the worlds most successful, prosperous, happiest individuals.…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Apr 01, 2014  
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The Law of Attraction and Relationships Healed Through Deliberate Creation
“Be careful what you wish for because you just may get it” That statement is not just a clever saying, it is very true. Like many of us, I am an eager, enthusiastic student of the Law of Attraction. I’m no expert on the subject, by a long shot. But…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   May 28, 2012  
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3 Barriers to Effective Communication
Many people would define effective communication as “getting your message across in a clear, unambiguous manner”; I define it as “getting the result you want from the communication”. We communicate for a wide variety of reasons, from a need to be understood to convincing someone of something, to getting a…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Aug 25, 2011  
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Play is for Everyone
When we think of play, more often than not, what comes to mind almost instantaneously are children. We readily associate play to kids and that it is not something adults, or grown-ups would do. We fail to realize that play is for everyone and that it is actually one of…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Aug 16, 2013  
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