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…
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…
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…
A Problem Shared Is A Problem Halved - Or Is
It’s something I remember my mother saying to me a lot when I was growing up that “ a problem shared is a problem…
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…
Humble to Learn
We have this thing called knowledge. We can expand it or we can choose to have its limits. It’s true that we can…
Personal Growth Articles (387)
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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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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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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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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How to Teach Yourself to Sing: Speak, Breathe Feel
Today I am going to talk about the three essential for anyone who wants to sing beautifully without strain, struggle or force. First we will talk about the role of speaking in singing, then breathing, and finally, the importance of feeling. To capture this in an acrostic we end up…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Dec 16, 2011  
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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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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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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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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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Your Unconscious Mind Is Keeping Secrets
The client wanted help because he struggled to make money. He had a belief stored away that he couldn’t become wealthy and this, on a conscious and unconscious level, was actually working against him very consistently. This man was willing to release this very limiting belief using a therapy connected…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Mar 11, 2012  
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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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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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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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A Little Knowledge Can Make A Difference
I enjoy writing, everything I have written about thus far is based on my life experiences and my opinion of how that particular situation should be handled or viewed. Some of you might think my opinion or advice (if you want to call it that) may be harsh. Well it…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Apr 12, 2012  
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Different Ways Someone Can Inspire You
Have you ever thought about the different ways someone can inspire you? I’ve been thinking a lot about inspiration particularly with the London Olympics having just finished. One of the well publicised reasons for the UK winning the race to host the 2012 Olympics was their focus on legacy and…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Aug 15, 2012  
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Morals - Where Have They Gone?
What has happen to our so called morals? Well it seems through out history these should have always been in question. What is really right or wrong? Who makes up the rules for morals? Well we are taught these wonderful rules by our parents (if you are lucky) and they…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Apr 12, 2012  
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You Don't Keep A Clean Mind Without Using Soap
Lately I have been putting into practice something I learned from my pastor a few months ago. It's called S.O.A.P. devotions. S= Scripture O= Observation A= Application P= Prayer It's amazing what doing this for your devotions can do to your spiritual walk! And it's important to feed yourself. Having…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Personal Growth   Oct 09, 2013  
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