A Change Of Real Estate
Moving! The word tends to cause stress in us when we contemplate it. We get very set in the places we live and work…
What is Effective Communication?
The simple answer to the question “What is effective communication?” is: It’s what gets you the result you want.…
Emotional Paralysis
I ask you, are you an emotional cripple? Is this you? Have you been so encumbered by the chains of fear and self-doubt…
Life Is, Living And Learning From Our Experiences
Life is the period of time from birth to death for a species and in humans this, on an average, lasts seventy years.…
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…
Humble to Learn
We have this thing called knowledge. We can expand it or we can choose to have its limits. It’s true that we can…
Personal Growth Articles (391)
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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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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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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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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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 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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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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self improvement after breaking up
all about a girl who really love her boyfriend but end up breaking up with her and how she deals with it by improving her self and taking it sensitively
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Feb 01, 2011  
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The Big Jump From College to Work Life
College life can be really relaxed and comfortable. Having fun with friends in the college canteen, playing sports before and after lectures, around 4-5 hours of lectures each day, studying in the last few days preceding the exams, this is the life I enjoyed, really. But when the time came…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jul 17, 2014  
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Back to the Now, Part One
Be in the moment: Hopefully, you understand the benefits of learning the ability to see the world through your own present eyes, and not the coloured lenses of the past or the future. But, how do we get there? Here are some helpful hints to practice being in the now…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Sep 25, 2012  
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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 advancements in life. Inspiration is known to be a unique key to the lock of success, which cannot ever be replaced. People often try to find their sources of…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Mar 01, 2012  
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What is the Use Of Meditation
I can't tell you how often I hear such questions..I feel little disappointing after hearing such questions because I believe that every person in this planet must know the importance of meditation and why do people meditate because with help of meditation only a person gains knowledge about himself, they…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Nov 20, 2013  
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Where do we get talents?
I have been born in a family that have singing and musical talents. That was in former Soviet Union during years of persecution of Christians. At that time was almost impossibly to get musical education for Christians. All that was possible it was singing and playing guitar. Despite such circumstances…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jul 02, 2011  
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No Such Thing As Bad News
I want to draw your attention to media. You've probably heard the saying that 'there is no such thing as bad publicity' but I am say that, that is untrue. The reason why, is that we can get so tangled up in publicity, in media, in what we're hearing on…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jul 15, 2015  
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Three Success Skills
There are three skills which you need to master to be successful. Along with these skills, there are also three things that you need to banish to achieve success. Can you guess what they are? Well, the three skills that you need to master are your mind, your time and…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   May 06, 2013  
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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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How to Become A More Self - aware Person
Recent studies show that self-awareness may be more important than IQ, skills or experience in leading a successful life. In all areas - job, family, creativity, finances, social life - being more aware of your own thoughts and emotions helps you succeed and get what you want. When you're self-aware,…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   May 25, 2012  
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Money And the Law Of Attraction - Why Isnt It Working?
When it comes to using the law of attraction, money is without a doubt the #1 thing that people try to bring into their lives. This is not a surprise as so many things in our lives rely on money. We need money to do pretty much anything in life,…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jan 02, 2012  
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Compassion And Bonds In Music
Music, in substantial part made by Hellish people, is not entirely okay, meaning that its influence upon the subconsciousness of listeners is not too good. And before I say some details about it, as usually I have to point out that Hellish people adapt to what I write about them…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Apr 04, 2016  
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Financial And Emotional Abuse
These days, many adult children are moving back in with their parents. As a result, aging parents become instant caregivers for grandchildren. And all of a sudden, there are unexpected household expenses: Gasoline for extra trips to pick up grandchildren from school while their parents work Special food items needed…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Aug 14, 2013  
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Stand Out, Be Strong And Achieve Your Destiny
Those that have achieved ultimate success and achieved their desired destiny have had to stand out, be strong and overcome tremendous obstacles in life. They have not only managed to achieve the impossible, they have taught others many great lessons along the way. They have consistently built a motto of…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Sep 02, 2013  
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Forgiving does not mean forgetting. I have seen too many people succumb to the bitterness of holding…
What comes into your mind when you think of “infinite abundance”? Maybe it’s a pile of cash…
Not everyone has the luxury of jumping out of bed, whistling at their reflection in the mirror and…
Within a very short time of starting a therapy business I had come across this plea several times…
It would be redundant to talk about the crucial vitality of greeting in human relations. That polite…
Shy bladder syndrome or paruresis is a social anxiety disorder that causes the individual to have…

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