What is Effective Communication?
The simple answer to the question “What is effective communication?” is: It’s what gets you the result you want.…
Why Should Everyone Learn How to Cook?
Despite having the Food Network, numerous cooking shows, and numerous media advocating cooking, there are still a minority…
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…
Enjoying Life Today
Experiencing joy and happiness is very possible and achievable. It isn't just possible in fairy tales! Sometimes we…
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.…
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Personal Growth Articles (387)
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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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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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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Finding My Passions
Just sitting here thinking about what really moves me. You know that feeling you get when you are doing that one thing that just makes you so happy. That one experience, that feeling, that rush you get when you are in the midst of it. Sometimes we get so wrapped…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jun 23, 2012  
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Who Are You Fooling?
If you have read some of my other articles, you may know that one of my favourite television programmes is The Biggest Loser where individuals or couples or families (depending on the season) go through the most gruelling training and compete against each other to see who can lose the…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jun 02, 2012  
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The Mistake College Graduates Make That Costs 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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Youfouria - Health And Well Being - You And Your Four Internal Aspects
Having a life that reaches Yourfouria is a challenge worth the effort. But first we must understand “What is health and well being?” Basically; How can we feel spiritually, emotionally, physically and mentally uplifted or growing these ever so personal areas of life? I believe that you need to have…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Aug 23, 2013  
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Infinite Abundance: What’s Love Got To Do With It?
What comes into your mind when you think of “infinite abundance”? Maybe it’s a pile of cash or a table creaking under the weight of food. Perhaps it’s a gloriously free weekend with no responsibilities. Abundance means different things to everyone. It’s sometimes considered a selfish thing to want in…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Feb 25, 2012  
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7 Life Lessons to Learn From Pickup Artists
Apparently, pickup artists aren’t all pretentious jerks who want to use sleazy methods to seduce “easy” women. I came across an article while reading Ramit Sethi’s words of wisdom and this really interested me in the topic. Naturally, I conducted a bit of research and look, I came out just…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Feb 12, 2013  
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Which is the Most Important Ingredient In the Recipe for Success?
During our school years, we get knowledge and develop skills. We go through exams and tests to demonstrate that we assimilated the required information and finally we get our diploma. But not always the most appreciated graduates are the most successful in life. They are very good in accumulating information,…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jun 13, 2011  
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Automobile University
This morning I was working on my coaching program and listening to Zig Ziglar. He kept talking about the automobile university. Made me think about how I got started on my journey to personal development about 7 years ago. It started in the Navy when I was looking for my…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jan 04, 2014  
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How Do You Get Through Bad Times And Come Out Stronger?
We all go through periods in our life when the going gets really tough and where there seems to be no light at the end of the tunnel. Our problems could be financial, with our relationships, with our jobs, with our health …. There is no limit to what can…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Mar 28, 2012  
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How to Set Up Wide - base Roll Up
1.pull out the supporting poles from the roll up and connect them in a line 2.insert the supporting pole into the hole on base, make the groove end upward 3.hold on the top bar and pull out the picture slowly 4.connect the supporting pole with the top bar 5.installation completed…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Dec 25, 2014  
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Self Improvement is Not Enough
The self improvement community has gained widespread popularity as of late. Countess amounts of people put their heads together in a effort to help shape their lives into the lives that they want to live. Countless articles are being written to help their readers "improve " into the person that…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jun 22, 2013  
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Focus on Strengths
Today, I came across this quote in Twitter.It’s your successes that define your right path. Listen to them and they’ll tell you what you’re good at.It was placed there by someone called lizstrauss – Not sure if it is her quote or not. Whichever way, it got me to thinking…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Nov 09, 2011  
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Perception: The Most Fundamental Aspect Of You And the World Around You
Who you are is nothing more than how you perceive yourself. The world around you is nothing more than how you perceive it. That is the reason that I say that we are all the centers of our own universe. So what is perception? In this context, perception is basically…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jul 29, 2013  
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3 Powerful Forces Of Power You Will Learn From Self Improvement Classes
When you take on self improvement classes, it has been noticed that the best and the most enormous lesson you will get out of it is to be in a position of being able to manage the situations life might put you under. This will be possible through some forces…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Feb 29, 2012  
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What a great project to have its seat to finally get married and have kids. However it is unemployment…
It’s funny… and I don’t mean funny as in “ha-ha funny” but more as in “sad but true funny”……
You are a habitual procrastinator. You procrastinate on many occasions especially on important tasks.…
I have something to share with you. I hope you can see it for yourself. Hear what I have to say.…
I am definitely all for the belief that our lives are a product and/or consequence of our own thoughts…
How about that worrying feeling? The sun sets, the darkness encroaches, the time of worry draws nigh,…

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