Life's Funnel - Spiralling Onward!
I am spiralling headlong into a funnel. Not downward but rather forward. Drawn inexplicably onward. All at once I’m…
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…
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…
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…
Money And the Law Of Attraction - 3 Tips for
In this article, we will be discussing money and the law of attraction. We will discuss some great tips to help to…
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After a hard day of work, many of us need a cup of joe or a few glasses of happy juice (aka beer) to help us relax.…
Personal Growth Articles (387)
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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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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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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How to Look for A Job
Most all jobs are found by associations, not by employment agencies. So if you want to look for a job then broadcast that you are out of work and need employment. That means that you contact friends, associates and acquaintances and ask if they know of any jobs open where…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jun 15, 2011  
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A Funny Moment on A Saturday In March
After fixing my coffee one chilly Saturday morning in March, I sat down in front of my laptop. First, I checked my email. I was eager to see if I had any new Twitter followers or if I had emails requiring my attention. Finding nothing of interest, I then logged…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Apr 06, 2014  
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Children’s Play Centres Are Setting Our Children Up For A Fall
My child was invited to a party at a popular children’s play centre last weekend. You know the type of place, a large factory unit filled with slides, climbing frames, ball parks, video games and toys for toddlers. The music blared and the place was almost filled to capacity. There…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Mar 28, 2012  
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What Are Your Dreams And Goals
Your time is valuable, even more valuable than money, so I thank you for taking the time to read my article and commenting below. Dreams and Goals, what’s the difference? I am sitting here reflecting on my dreams and goals and wondering how many people know and understand what these…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jan 26, 2014  
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We All Have Choices
Frankly, I get very tired and irritated when I hear, “I didn’t have a choice”. We all have choices. Every day when we wake up, we have choices what we are going to wear that day, what we are going to eat, how we are going to treat others, what…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Nov 15, 2011  
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How to Set Up 3 Meter Water - filled Base Banner Stand
1.open the supporting pole's cap, and take out top bar from it 2.fix cap again, and put the top bar through the hole on the cap, tighten the top bar, so that it can be fixed. 3.hang on the banner on the top bar, adjust the retaining screw to find…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Dec 22, 2014  
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Why We Need Peace Of Mind
Peace of mind, when attained, is one of the most enjoyable states that you can experience. When your brain is in turmoil and thoughts are smashing around in your head, you could just about lose your mind. Getting peace also means that you regain control and a sense of order…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jul 02, 2013  
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Don't Hang Onto Your Ego - The Benefits Of Letting Go
What is your ego? Your ego is your sense of self. It's all of your accumulated habits and experiences packaged together as a 'personality.' In Western culture, we generally think the ego is a good thing. How can you function without it? You take 'me' with you everywhere you go.…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   May 23, 2012  
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Dealing With the Unrealistic Expectations Of Others
Have there been times in your life when you’ve found yourself dealing with the unrealistic expectations of others? Well if you have – spare a thought for some of the men and women currently competing in the London Olympics. With the 2012 Olympics now in full swing the main talking…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jul 31, 2012  
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Subliminal Mixing With Mindzoom
To maintain mental health we’re advised to meditate and to take time out. It can sometimes be a struggle to find the time to do this. Time, however, is the one basic commodity that we all have the same amount of. And yet some people seem to find ways of…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Feb 27, 2012  
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The Mistake College Graduates And Professionals Make That Can Cost Them Millions
It feels great to finish college. It feels even better to land that white-collar, Corporate America job that you’ve been shooting for all along. All that hard work – the late nights studying or the days spent hunting down an employer.. Finally, it’s paid off. There’s no question that we…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Sep 30, 2015  
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You Can Fly, But That Cocoon Has to Go
An anonymous writer said this, “You can fly, but that cocoon has to go.” Obviously, the quote is referring to caterpillars and butterflies, but more specifically, it’s referring to our lives that can sometimes make us feel like we are stuck in a cocoon. I have found myself in many…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Sep 03, 2013  
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Your Unconscious Mind - Releasing Negative Stuff
Everyone has ‘stuff’. I mean the emotional type. Be it bothersome or not it’s usually stored away in some recess of our mind and body. It’s good for the occasional dusting off, examining and, although we think we’ve “dealt with it”, we stick it back in the cupboard of our…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Mar 13, 2012  
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How to Find Your Passion In Life
Thanks for stopping by! Let’s dive right in. Most of us are finding ourselves miserable with our current situation. Looking through the internet, I hope my blog is the first one you stumbled on. Because let me tell you, they have a lot of BULL out there. Been there done…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jan 28, 2016  
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