Cultivate Your Mind Like A Garden
Our minds are much like a garden. I didn't think of this but read it in a book called “As a Man Thinketh” by James…
Self Development Tips – What Do You Need?
Self development tips are part of the many lessons in life which we will never have the chance to study and master…
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…
Teaching Seniors to Play the Piano
After playing the piano for over 60 years, I thought I would try my hand at teaching my fellow seniors to play the…
Lying - A Poison for Mind, Body And Spirit!
Hindrance on personal growth... One of the biggest hindrance on personal growth is lying because when you lie you are…
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.…
Personal Growth Articles (387)
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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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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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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A Quest To Understand My Truth
It has occurred to me that there are some subjects that are difficult to write about. I’m interested in energy and the unconscious mind. I respect their power and am on a quest to believe, trust and understand. How can one explain something so elusive though? My truth will be…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Apr 19, 2012  
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Colonel Sanders: A Man Who Knew the Meaning Of Not Giving Up
Have any of you ever heard of Colonel Harland Sanders? I’m sure some of you have, but for those of you who haven’t, he was the man who created Kentucky Fried Chicken, a fast food restaurant (now referred to as KFC), that exist all the United States and throughout the…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Sep 08, 2012  
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Lying - A Poison for Mind, Body And Spirit!
Hindrance on personal growth... One of the biggest hindrance on personal growth is lying because when you lie you are actually losing your touch with your own higher self. When you are lying you are deceiving yourself not others!! because people mostly lie when they are uncomfortable with some voice…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Nov 06, 2013  
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Internet Marketing Tips For Newbies
To learn how to make money is no easy task. Especially for many newbies who are starting out in the world of internet marketing. Many challenges are faced by beginners as they start out internet marketing. Unfortunately, many fail online because of certain factors and reasons. Getting from level 0…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jan 02, 2014  
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Confidence, Confidence, Confidence!
“Amen!” So ended my Lovely Wife’s first sermon. Our Pastor was on vacation and she took on the challenge to lead our Worship Service. The question was, could she pull it off? Would she crack under the pressure? Should she really stretch out this Far? It all came down to…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Apr 12, 2013  
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Chinese Birth Chart Within The Reviews Of Moms
Regardless of you are going to possess a Girl or boy, Chinese Gender Calculator Tool fairly provides the result as asked for. Because the Chinese Birth Chart was used for many years, it evolves the initial technique in predicting sex from the unborn kids. The moms have a tendency to…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Oct 17, 2014  
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What's Preventing You From Becoming A Better Version Of Yourself?
Ask yourself, what is preventing you from becoming a better version of yourself? Bad habits? Poor attitude? Negative mindset? Excuses? Mental block? Stress? Debt? Bad decisions? Pride? Lust? Addiction? Insecurities? Ignorance? What is in your way from living a FULL, MEANINGFUL life of love and passion, contribution and growth, and…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Jun 22, 2014  
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Your Unconscious Mind - The Language Of The Body
Our body is the storehouse of our memories and emotions. Our unconscious mind holds the key. It can open the door to present information to our conscious mind for interest, resolution or remembrance. It can close the door and archive the emotions and memories away for future reference. Unresolved experiences…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Mar 25, 2012  
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Courage to Embrace Change
Eckhart Tolle has said that although some changes look negative on the surface, perhaps space is being created in a person's life so that something new and exciting can emerge. His words somewhat take the sting out of the process of change. It is not unusual for a person to…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Aug 16, 2013  
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Online Education
Ok everyone, first thank you for reading my article. I am new at this but, I think what I have uncovered is important and I wanted to share it with you. Online education has made a positive impact on my friends, family, and my educational goals and opportunities. It has…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Oct 20, 2011  
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How To Overcome Limiting Beliefs Part 4
Absolutes Do you remember in Part 2 of "How To Overcome Limiting Beliefs" we talked about absolute truths? Well here they are again, just in case you missed them. We are going to use them here also to replace your limiting beliefs. 1- Everything is Energy 2- We are All…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Aug 20, 2015  
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The Mother Ship Awaits Us
When it comes to extraterrestrial beings our attitude varies. We either have the attitude of, "Don't know don't care, too scary to think about, take us with you". Just like how we audit ourselves and others we MUST be that way when we audit other beings from different planets. Just…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Aug 23, 2013  
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The Bigger Person
Sometimes, well most of the time you have to be the "bigger" person in a situation. We never want to be wrong, we always want to fight. We never want to hear one another out, we always want to make our point. We never want to consider each others feelings,…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Dec 13, 2011  
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Self - controldefinition: First, I Want to Clarify That Self - control Can Have Several Meanings: Self - discipline, Auto Discipline, Self - management S
Definition: First, I want to clarify that self-control can have several meanings: self-discipline, auto discipline, self-management ... So I defined this way: self-control is an ability to keep control of his person in all circumstances. This makes finding the desire to balance the individual and the environment and oneself. Why…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Nov 09, 2015  
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Gratitude as a resource Gratitude is an oft overlooked resource that has been used by the wisest…
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It isn’t possible to take one part of our self and put it neatly in a box away from the rest of…
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