What is the Meaning Of Life?
It's a question that has been asked by many throughout all of recorded human history, "What is the meaning of life?"…
Success Is A Choice, Not A Destiny, Make It Your
You may not realize it, but you possess all that you need to become successfull. There are several steps that you must…
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…
Foremothers Is Not A Word
Consider the words to a Women's Freedom Song from South Africa: "Now that you have touched the women you have struck…
Making Friends Part 1: Overcoming Shyness
The Root of Shyness: Feeling Like You Don't Belong I was a very shy kid. I can remember walking through the halls of…
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…
Personal Growth Articles (387)
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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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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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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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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What is the Meaning Of Life?
It's a question that has been asked by many throughout all of recorded human history, "What is the meaning of life?" Many people have regarded this question as a mystery. Others simply claim that no one knows, or that it can't be known. This article will not only give a…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jan 26, 2013  
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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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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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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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The Mind – A Mine Field Of Mixed Emotions
How about that worrying feeling? The sun sets, the darkness encroaches, the time of worry draws nigh, the mind of some prepare for the dangers, that manifest themselves with the night. The darkness is a time of dread, insomniacs prepare for a night of worries. What is it about the…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Mar 13, 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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Every Master Was Once A Disaster
Don’t let perfection get in the way of being good. No one is perfect. But it takes time to even get close to that unrealistic goal. Learning from mistakes is major asset for success. Either your mistakes or the mishaps of another, there is always a message behind the madness.…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Aug 25, 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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They Only Hurt You If You Let Them
We live in a very cruel and hateful world. I think I have said that before. Most of us do not intentionally try to say or do anything to hurt anyone we either love, care about, or meet walking down the street. The more hurt and pain you are exposed…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Apr 11, 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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Good Health Means Listening to the Soul's Desires!
“Ill health is no more or less than a state of being out of balance with the soul’s desires to creatively express itself in the physical world”. I stopped reading and stared in thought at nothing but the internal ponderings of my mind. That statement is profound, interesting and perhaps…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Apr 23, 2012  
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Greed Is Alright
The online Dictionary state Ambition as: - “An earnest desire for some type of achievement or distinction, as power, honor, fame, or wealth, and the willingness to strive for its attainment”. “Greed means avid desire for gain or wealth, intense and selfish desire for something, especially wealth, power (unless some…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jul 17, 2015  
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Your I Can is More Important Than Your Iq
The Robin Sharma quote, “Your I can is more important than your IQ” is best illustrated by this simple fact: Aerodynamically the bumblebee shouldn’t be able to fly, but nobody told the bumble bee that so it just goes around its daily business the quickest way it knows. Flying! That…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Nov 05, 2012  
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