3 Barriers to Effective Communication
Many people would define effective communication as “getting your message across in a clear, unambiguous manner”;…
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Dealing With the Unrealistic Expectations Of
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The Biggest Risk In Life Is Not Taking Any
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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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What is Social Conditioning And How to Overcome It
If I had to point the finger at one thing that is keeping you from being the person you want to be, it would be social conditioning. Our minds have the raw power to achieve anything that we have a burning desire to achieve. Your biggest goals, dreams, and wishes…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jun 14, 2013  
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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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Souls Of Greatness
I can’t get the words off my mind this week. If somebody else told me this I’d be advising them to listen to the message their unconscious mind is telling them. Somehow I’m not getting it just yet. Sure I have some thoughts, but not my “aaah-ha!” moment. Writing an…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jun 17, 2012  
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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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Letting Go
Sometimes us human beings are so shaped and influenced by our will and desire to succeed and make good of every situation that life throws at us, we forget that there is a real reward and skill in letting go and moving on. It’s as if letting go and moving…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Mar 14, 2016  
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Disassembled Relationships
I want to accept the past and live my life so that each moment becomes an opportunity to become closer to the person I am meant to be. It’s not that easy to do in life, especially a life in which one has experienced unpleasant incidents, harsh words, disappointment, and…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Aug 18, 2013  
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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 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 thought about it?" If you have never spend a day thinking about it, then you probably don't know what you are doing. Why you are living…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jun 27, 2014  
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Strategies for Tackling Big Fears And Little Fears
I’m fascinated by the different fears that people have and the way in which they try to control, confront, manage or ignore them. In the UK the little fears and big fears of a handful of celebrities have been the talk of TV and twitter gossip over the past few…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Dec 01, 2012  
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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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January is National Mentoring Month
It’s the beginning of a new year and you are in the process of starting your resolutions. Here’s a great way to up the ante. Be a mentor! Yes, you can do it! There are so many things that happen when you decide to share your time with someone that…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jan 02, 2014  
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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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How Can Singing Change Your Life? A Heartwarming Story
There are many things that can change the way you look at life or the way you live your life, but how can you actually change your life for the better? Let's explore this subject a little further and look at a something very close to my heart and ask…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jul 13, 2015  
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Vote for the Dumbest One
Mr.Clemenceau suggested during the course of some circumstance to vote for the dumbest one. To confer the privilege of first place, the leadership, to a person whose abilities did not exceed the subaltern views. It is true that countless analogies can be drawn within the areas in which we unfold…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Feb 07, 2014  
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