Nobody likes uncomfortable emotions, and we all would do anything else but meet them face to face. But there’s a lot to learn about ourselves and our environment when we allow those uncomfortable emotions to traverse us. We can learn, and we can grow.
As one of the five basic emotions, anger is familiar to most of us. Almost everyone has experienced anger or witnessed others expressing it around them. Anger affects your behavior and attitude and shapes your relationships. Therefore, it’s critical to develop a system to tame your anger and be in control.
Do you have too much crap in your life? If you are like most people, you do. You have old stuff, broken stuff, dumb stuff, outdated stuff. You have… stuff. Learn how to declutter your entire life and create space not just for new stuff, but simply space.
It’s a common misconception that creativity is just for the few, namely artists. The reality is that we are all creative to some extent. To take full advantage of the benefits of creativity, we need to learn how to unleash creativity, and then practice it everywhere.
We all have an internal chatter and, most of the time, it’s not a friendly one. It talks in the backs of our minds and is constantly lying to us, subtly but damagingly. It’s a coping mechanism, but is it really helpful? Learn about the most common lies we tell ourselves and how to stop doing that.
How to manage stress in all aspects of your life? Everyone is wondering. Stress management will help prevent anxiety, depression, and many other health problems. Learn 10 proven techniques you can start using today to manage your stress like a champ.
If you are wondering whether you are a perfectionist, there is a good chance you are one. Many people believe perfectionism is positive because it implies having high standards. But researches have shown that it’s a dangerous habit that could lead to a slew of issues, including anxiety, depression, and low self-esteem.
Fear of rejection affects most of us. From rich to poor, from confident to timid, and from successful to less successful, everyone fears rejection one way or another. So the question then becomes, how do you get over it?
Fear paralyzes us and keeps us stuck. It robs us of opportunities and creates artificial hurdles in our way. How can we thrive then? How can we kill those demons and overcome fear?
Confirmation bias is the tendency to look into a pile of evidence and only choose the parts that validate the things we believe to be true. We often do that unconsciously, and that can have significant consequences on our lives and those around us.
All of us have been angry or upset at someone else at least a few times in our lives. No matter how accepting, reconciling and peaceful you are, you are bound to get into a situation where you get angry with a friend, co-worker or a member of your family. It seems as if the anger in our lives is growing in the last few decades, but I am not sure that this is an actual true statistic. I think that nowadays we have a lot more tools to express our anger in a public manner that it has become much more obvious and in our face.