Inspiration As State Of Mind
Getting inspired brings a wave of joy in a person. In its presence, a person intensely desires to succeed and make…
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…
Financial And Emotional Abuse
These days, many adult children are moving back in with their parents. As a result, aging parents become instant caregivers…
How To Commit to Your Priorties
If I could go back and change anything in my life it would be my commitments. I know now where I spent majority of…
Your Unconscious Mind Is It Important?
How well do you know yourself? Really know yourself? Better than anyone else, right? In fact, there’s probably nothing…
Enjoying Life Today
Experiencing joy and happiness is very possible and achievable. It isn't just possible in fairy tales! Sometimes we…
Personal Growth Articles (387)
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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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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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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What Volunteering Will Do For You!
Volunteer for selfish reasons? It seems like quite a contradiction. Of course the ultimate goal in volunteering is to help the cause or individuals you're volunteering for. It is very much a noble cause to reach out and help our neighbors with no intent on receiving back. But does that…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Mar 19, 2012  
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#tiny House Problems - From Personal Experience
Some Insider Advice from Personal Experience About Tiny House Living: I have spent a lot of time praising tiny houses, showering them with flowery adjectives and sunshiny feelings so today I wanted to tell a little bit about the not so sparkly side of tiny living. I just wanted to…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Feb 27, 2015  
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Enjoying Life Today
Experiencing joy and happiness is very possible and achievable. It isn't just possible in fairy tales! Sometimes we get so caught up in life that we do forget to stop and enjoy the sights along the way. We live either in the past or future, but many struggle to truly…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Aug 23, 2013  
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Your Vampiric Resident
Because I care about you so much, I need to understand this: "YOUR EGO IS NOT YOUR FRIEND." Let me repeat that because it's so very important... "YOUR EGO IS NOT YOUR FRIEND." Now, I know you've grown up believing differently. You've been told that it is your idea of…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Sep 22, 2012  
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Bad Decisions Do Not Define Who You Are
At some point in your life you may have made a bad decision, or mistake. It may have been minor, or severe, but either way it was a bad decision and you cannot change what happen. All you can do is try your best not to do it again. Hopefully…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Apr 12, 2012  
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How To Start Relying On Yourself Today For Personal Growth
When you're interested in personal growth you'll find all kinds of ways to grow. It's a popular topic now and you'll find a wide variety of materials available to you, both online and offline. Picking something and learning from it, and applying what you learn, is how to start relying…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Nov 11, 2015  
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Developing A Vision For Your Life In 7 Simple Steps
Have you reached a stage in your life where you feel you've hit a brick wall? Perhaps you feel trapped and somewhat stuck in the grind? This is a problem many encounter especially when they feel that their stuck in groundhog day. It's perfectly normal to question this and wonder…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Nov 14, 2013  
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The Dangers Of Self Delusion
I have a friend who’s nearly 60. She’s very attractive, clever, spikey and great company. She really only has one irritating habit. She likes to say that she looks 41. She doesn’t just say it – she actually believes it. Now although she looks younger than she is and she…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jan 12, 2012  
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Challenge Yourself With A Competition
What type of competition did you last participate in? Did you perhaps participate in a bake-off? You may have baked a chocolate cake for the event. You then brought your cake to the bake-off, set it on a table among the other cakes to be judged, and eagerly awaited the…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Apr 28, 2013  
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Living on the Life’s Surface
Human brain scientists say that our mind is split in two parts: one conscious mind which is the rational part and another subconscious mind which we are not aware of. Our brain is like an iceberg: 10% rational mind which we perceive and 90% subconscious mind which is hidden dip…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   May 22, 2011  
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Maintain the Past, But Dont Cling to it
Don't cling to the past. I’m pretty guilty of this. I romanticize the past unintentionally. It’s both a form of escapism and selective memory of certain aspects over others. We do this in our personal lives as well as beyond our personal lives. I cling to my accomplishments as an…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jun 25, 2014  
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This Is Not My Fault - Is It? Accepting Personal Responsibility
Do you ever find yourself in the position where you’re saying “This is not my fault!”? If you’ve just had a bump in a car, it’s likely to be the first thing that comes out of your mouth (and of course you may well be right). However, sometimes it appears…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jul 01, 2011  
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Dealing With Change Effectively And Moving on
There are few absolute certainties in life but one of them is that life will constantly change whether we like it or not. Therefore dealing with change effectively is one the best skills that you can learn. No one denies that at times it can be challenging to accept change…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jul 18, 2012  
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Values! What's Important To You?
We all know what it is to give something value or to hold it valuable to ourselves. With something of value we care for it and protect it. This value is not necessarily monetary and is highly subjective to the individual. With this is mind it’s easy to understand how…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Apr 01, 2012  
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