Life Lessons From Courtney
I am the mother of a 17-year-old Cocker Spaniel named Courtney. She has been a dear part of our family and I have learned…
Things To Know About Work Ethic
There is definitely a quality that must be learned early on in life that will follow you around for a lifetime and…
Developing Subconscious Mind Power
The subconscious mind is the most powerful tool (and weapon) you have, and learning to use subconscious mind power…
Life's Vision - Life's Boundaries
The First Nations people designate a person to be a Vision Keeper - one who hangs onto the vision of the people and…
10 Quotes to Make You Happy
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Your I Can is More Important Than Your Iq
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Personal Growth Articles (387)
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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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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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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Be Happy Even For No Good Reason
What if you were happy for no good reason? What if you decided you would live your life feeling good, no matter what? Happiness is an attitude, not a circumstance. That means happiness comes from your attitude within, not from external events. If you limit your happiness to rare events…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Aug 13, 2014  
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Tips for Personal Development And Goal Setting
The decision to make a concerted effort to improve yourself through personal development is a good one. Many people have improved their lives and have become success stories with the use of self help information. It is important that you know that you must be truly dedicated to your pursuit…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jul 20, 2012  
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Disappointment Is Not The End Of The World
Sometimes there seems to be disappointment all around us. It's funny how you can be having a great day and then all of a sudden you hear about something from either someone you know or from the actual person themselves. Or someone you know may say something to make you…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Apr 12, 2012  
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Don't Be A Jackass Whisperer
I saw a great quote today by Brene Brown: “Don't try to win over the haters; you are not a jackass whisperer.” I had a “laugh-out-loud” moment over that quote, and thought about my own personal haters. I have many of them for some reason, people who just do not…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Sep 02, 2013  
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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 it? No matter how happy you may be with your life in general, chances are that you still have several aspects of your life you…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Dec 26, 2011  
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How To Overcome Limiting Beliefs Part 1
Creating what we desire is not meant to be hard. We all have experienced times when we thought of something and suddenly it came true, right? Remember when you said you loved that car and started to see it everywhere. Myself I remember when my wife and I wanted a…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Aug 14, 2015  
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Why I Want to Donate My Hair
While visiting my family for a baby shower recently, I learned that my little sister, who had had long hair, had gotten her hair cut to about shoulder length and had donated the cut hair to Locks of Love. The organization would then use her hair to make wigs for…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Mar 07, 2013  
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Finding Life Purpose - From Inevitable Fate to Creation Of Your Own Destiny
I had been grown up with the idea that each of us have a fate decided at the moment we were born. All the people around me - parents, relatives and friends - shared this unquestionable 'truth'. Many years I never thought it might be other way. I had known…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   May 09, 2011  
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The Mentoring Perspective
January is “Mentoring Month” and tomorrow, January 9th, is “I Am A Mentor” Day. So I wanted to share some insight on the impactful nature of a mentoring relationship. I have been both a mentee and a mentor. I can tell you from personal experience the power these relationships hold.…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jan 08, 2014  
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Gratitude Changes Lives
I would like to share how gratitude has changed my life and how easy it is to enjoy this simple treasure. A few years ago I was working in a job that stressed me out; I wasn’t communicating effectively with my family; was feeling like I had no friends; indulged…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Mar 17, 2012  
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Ken Wilber & Integral Philsophy
Ken Wilber & His Philosophy by Miriam Pia Ken Wilber is one of the dominant and ‘game changing’ American philosophers of the late 20th and early 21st centuries. His work broke with the status quo of academic philosophies of both the West and the East. Because of that, his work,…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jun 04, 2016  
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Putting Things Into Perspective - Why Your Problems Aren't As Big As You Think
It saddens me when I see someone who is unable to deal with the problems of every day life. On the extreme end is the alarming suicide rate that we currently witness. It saddens me that so many people choose a permanent solution to what is only a short term…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jul 05, 2013  
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Things To Know About Work Ethic
There is definitely a quality that must be learned early on in life that will follow you around for a lifetime and this a persons work ethic. Some folks just have what it takes to self motivate and get a job done, regardless of the obstacles in their way, they…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Aug 07, 2013  
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How to Accomplish Your Dreams Today!
How much time do you spend thinking about how to accomplish your dreams? Have you noticed that some people have a dream of something they want to do and then they pursue it relentlessly. Last week I was reading an article about Camila Batmanghelidjh, who is well known in the…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Nov 07, 2011  
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