The Path to Enlightenment, Peace, And Compassion
Following the path to enlightenment involves learning about the nature of universal human suffering and practicing…
Financial And Emotional Abuse
These days, many adult children are moving back in with their parents. As a result, aging parents become instant caregivers…
Why Would A Loving Mother Commit Suicide? What
My daughter came home from school and as usual rang me to tell her about her day. ‘Someone’s mother died on the…
Teaching Seniors to Play the Piano
After playing the piano for over 60 years, I thought I would try my hand at teaching my fellow seniors to play the…
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…
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…
Personal Growth Articles (387)
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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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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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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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 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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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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Keyword Tool for Analysis
Many people tend to focus on putting up a website to earn income from the internet. They seem to think that as long as they have a website they are going to make big bucks. And when they do not earn a dime they become disillusioned. Some people are lucky…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Apr 06, 2013  
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Some Reflections on Heritage
As a writer, someone with ancestral roots in the Baltic region of Europe, and a member of one of the older Christian churches, I have an interest in heritage of all kinds. The term heritage has different meanings to different people. Most commonly, we understand the meaning of the word…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jan 04, 2012  
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How can I stay focused
STEPS TO HELP YOU STAY FOCUSED This is a topic that's on everyone's mind, whether in business or their personal life. How can I stay focused? How can I take care of the numerous demands on my intellect, spirit, mind, energy and by the way, physical body? Most of all,…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Apr 30, 2014  
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Don’t Shrink Your Dreams – Supersize Your Courage
Many of you have already read my story. Once an Australian Latin Dance Champion with outstanding achievements and successful business finds it all comes to an end. Unclear about what the next chapter would be I simply started working to earn money and give myself some purpose to my everyday…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Mar 04, 2015  
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If You Don’t Like Your Life Read This to Start Changing Everything
When we learn something new, doesn’t matter what, at first we understand how it works, then we repeat it until we can do it without focusing on it. This is the common way of human leaning. We learn in this way to walk, to write, to read, and to drive,…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   May 14, 2011  
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Creating Safe Places In My Life
This article is all about each person creating safe places in his or her life. It's an important thing to think about and more importantly, it is do-able. There is no joy in continually finding yourself in places that feel unsafe to you or around people who make you feel…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Aug 07, 2013  
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Values, Beliefs And the Unconscious Mind
Unconscious mind or universal energy. There are other ways to express the universal greatness we can sense around us that could be listed as well. Many people go through life on a day to day basis without really thinking about the deeper workings of the mind. They take for granted…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Mar 18, 2012  
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Self Improvement, Self Development And Growth
How to Gain ability to self Improvement. Self Improvement, it is the characteristic right of each person to be self improved and developed to escape the agonies of life. Satisfaction is the typical condition, as common as the scenes and the seasons. It is unnatural to endure and it is…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jan 21, 2016  
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Improve Your Attitude With Positive Thinking
It is an accepted fact that positive thinking leads to success, whereas the opposite is almost a guarantee of failure. There is also much evidence that positive thinking contributes to good health, a boosted immune system and can even make the difference in surviving or expiring when a serious illness…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Aug 20, 2012  
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A Problem Shared Is A Problem Halved - Or Is It?
It’s something I remember my mother saying to me a lot when I was growing up that “ a problem shared is a problem halved”.  I have to say that as a child I never quite got it, because if I did talk about a problem I had it was…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Sep 29, 2011  
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How Can You Find Yourself on the Way Of Misconceptions
Many of us wonder what would be the way of self improvement. We all, without exceptions, have the improved "picture" of ourselves in our mind. Somehow it seems that is out of our reach to become that person. Even though we follow some advice in a book we recently read…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Oct 22, 2013  
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Right Or Wrong - Who's Side Are You On?
We have all been taught right from wrong, well hopefully. We all should understand how to be a decent respectful person. When you have to choose someones side in an issue it should be based on what has happen not who they are, it should be based on what you…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Apr 12, 2012  
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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 that includes lots of different things, including learning compassion, increasing awareness, and questioning your beliefs and ideas. But the most important component of conscious living is learning. In order to…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   May 23, 2012  
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How to Develop Self Awareness – Shaping Your Reality
The common saying is that we are all products of our environment. Well, I would like to challenge that theory. I believe that every person has the mental capacity to make their environment a product of them. When this happens, I call it shaping your reality. So just what do…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jun 03, 2013  
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