We all feel guilty about something we did in the past. Let’s admit it; we all make mistakes. Some we can easily forget and move on, but there may be others we just can’t seem to get out of our heads no matter how hard we try. In some cases, people would get eaten up
Author: Carmen Jacob
Being socially awkward is all relative, which means that a lot of it comes from within you. So, in order to behave less awkwardly, try to get out of your own head. Keep in mind that in reality, people are not focusing on you as much as you expect, so don’t feel self-conscious about your insecurities.
People become needy and clingy for several reasons. Rarely does needy and clingy behavior reap the desired goal. Being needy and clingy repels others rather than bringing them closer.
Passion is an emotion that will help lead you to your purpose. We all have a finite amount of time to make our mark on the world, and we all have unique gifts and talents. When we claim and own those gifts, and then shine them into the world, that’s when we’re living our life purpose.
It’s near impossible to ever do something perfectly, so it’s better to focus on getting something that is 80% right and then go for it. There is also a big advantage to putting something out that isn’t perfect – you get to improve it with the feedback from your clients.
Self-esteem and self-confidence are not the same thing. While they intersect with other self concepts such as self-worth, self-efficacy, self-trust, and self-belief, self-esteem and self-confidence are generated by different things and require different elements for development and longevity.
Critical thinking skills allow one to make one’s choices more informed and more often than not correct. Reactive choice making without critical thinking allows us to be manipulated by the remitter of the message and/or to be at the mercy of our most base emotions.
There is no shortcut to success. It takes time and smart habits to reach your goals and stay on top of your game. Success requires effort.
Believing in yourself is really hard if you’re always beating yourself up about the mistakes you’ve made, your behavior, how you look, or how you’re feeling. You’re able to make your own way in life and reap the benefits of blessings when you own your own faults and weaknesses.
Our lives may not be perfect, but there is always something to be thankful for. Whether it’s a job, family, or even the small things, life presents opportunities for gratitude. Together with 11 experts, we created the ultimate list of things to be thankful for. See which made it to the top of the list.
One of the best feelings in the world is love. Everyone wants to love and be loved. But what if the feeling is no longer mutual? We asked 11 experts, “how to stop loving someone who doesn’t love you?” Read their top insights below. Dinorah Nieves, PhD Author, LOVE YOU: 12 Ways to Be Who You Love
While each person’s definition of a meaningful life may be different, happiness is often part of the equation. A recent study showed that a wandering mind tends to be an unhappy mind and that the greatest feelings of happiness come when our minds are focused on what we’re doing in the moment.
Being in a long distance relationship has its own unique set of stressors but it is possible to be in a happy, healthy long-distance relationship. The first step to having a successful long-distance relationship is to speak openly with each other about your expectations.
Whether it be dealing with a control freak or realizing you’re being overly controlling yourself, coming up with solutions for mutual respect and learning how to handle the situation is important, especially if it’s with people you are constantly surrounded by.
Solving relationship problems without breaking up requires an overall understanding that it is not humanly possible to have a perfect relationship. In fact, it is quite “normal” for every relationship to experience “problems” as a result of two different human beings having two different and unique life experiences that shape two different and unique opinions about life.
Long before we can even speak, we experience emotions; we cry, we laugh, we jump with surprise or gasp in fear. Emotions are meant to be experienced and not suppressed. Emotions tell us how we respond to something and they are very important to our psychological well-being.
Goal setting is by definition identifying something you want and working towards the achievement. Not only is goal setting important, but taking the time to craft the right goal is paramount for achieving long-term success.