What is Effective Communication?
The simple answer to the question “What is effective communication?” is: It’s what gets you the result you want.…
The Meaning Of Life - My Journey
Have you ever thought about what is the meaning of life? If you haven't. I want to ask you, "Why? Why you have never…
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…
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…
Learning is for Life
There is always something else to do, see or experience. In life the lesson is: never stop learning. I think when you…
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…
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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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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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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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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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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You Can Teach An Old Dog New Tricks!
Hi everyone! Remember me? I have not written a Street Articles in a very long time and I just thought it was time to put one out here. I hope everyone has been in good health and are having a productive 2015 so far. I am teaching an old dog…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jan 23, 2015  
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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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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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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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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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Careerathletes®, Come Home!
Why do so many fail in career and life? Why are only the very few successful? Why do scores of millions allow the cancer of failure to chain them to unhappiness, fear and want from which only death promises release? Athletic Success Consider the fabulously wealthy sports stars the world…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Nov 06, 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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Personal Development Can Impact Your Health
Many people are becoming more and more health conscious these days. This is a great thing, but some people will need to use self-help tools to improve their health with personal development. Simply follow these tips to start down the road to a healthier lifestyle. Start at the Beginning Before…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jul 20, 2012  
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What to Do When You Have A Dream And No Idea How it Could Materialize
Everyone has a dream. Most people don’t pay mach attention to it considering there are no chances their dream could ever come true. If you ask them what they wish, they will tell you which their dream is adding immediately that it would be nice to reach it someday, but…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jun 15, 2011  
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How Can You Avoid Being Effect And Be The Cause?
Is it accurate to say that you are a "reason" or an 'impact'? The more control over your life you have, the more enabled you are. The more engaged you are, the more satisfied and more satisfied you will be. In this manner, there's a great purpose behind running across…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jul 16, 2014  
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