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How To Master Difficult Conversations At Work

The workplace can be a tedious place to manage your opinions and stay in-line with coworkers and their views on life. Here are some tips for being able to engage casually, and avoid a social mistake that may otherwise leave you reeling or out of anyone’s good graces.
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Fortunately, there are ways to soften the blow and make these types…

What Is A Toxic Relationship And How To Deal With It.

A toxic relationship is something a lot of people deal with, but there are better ways to deal with it, than others. You can either fix it, or learn to live with it, or leave it altogether. The choice is all yours. The important thing is not staying in a miserable relationship that is toxic. Something needs to happen.
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Sometimes…

Truth or Myth: Is Yawning Really Contagious And Why?

Everyone yawns and also has the effect of making other people yawn as well. A lot of people think that it is contagious, but is it really? That has been a subject of debate for a long time now. There have been many ideas on it and some have been wrong. Scientists think it might be a reflex we have.
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The Skill That Most People Don’t Have: Active Listening

One skill that most people do not have is active listening. The average person talks at a rate of about 225 words per minute. But, we can actually listen at up to 500 words per minute. That means our mind is filling in the other 275 words. Active listening skills make you a lot smarter overall. When you are actively…

How Texting Builds A Wall Between Me And My Friends

There is a way that texting builds a wall between people and their friends. Text messaging weakens our communication skills as people and it also harms our friendship. Text messaging is never like face to face communication. Face to face communication allows us to express ourselves beyond words. It shows our true emotional state.
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Personally, my experience almost cost myself…

How Silence Benefits Your Brain In This Noisy World

It turns out that silence benefits your brain in a very noisy world. It’s not hard to figure out, that we live in a very noisy world. The cars, the planes and the entertainment all around us give us the need to get away. Silence will give your brain a much needed break and it will allow you to work…

What’s a normal amount of Sunday anxiety?

People might wonder what the normal amount of Sunday anxiety is. Most people have an issue with Sunday, probably because of work, or some other undesirable event that will be in their near future. Many people have problems on Sunday. It can even effect your sleep. It is normal to experience the Sunday blues.
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I’ve always associated Sundays with melancholy.…

Take 7: Seven Tips For A Better Organization Of Your Time

While time management apps help us configure and control our schedules, it is still best to exercise time management skills and create a habit out of them. Maximum productivity, after all, is reached when one is able to produce more results in a shorter period of time. To help you kickstart that habit, here’s a rundown of seven of the…

Why You Should Scare the Crap Out of Yourself for Fun

“I don’t like scary stuff,” you tell people—as if it’s an allergy of some kind. You won’t go to haunted houses, you wouldn’t dream of playing the new Resident Evil, and your fingers are perpetually crossed in the hope your moviegoing friends won’t pick a horror flick. Well, what if I told you scaring yourself is actually good for your…