PERSONALITY

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How To Use The Science Of Awe And Wonder To Succeed

One cold April morning, I jumped off the top of an Alpine peak. That wasn’t the hard part. more

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The Most Irritating Conversation Habit And How To Change It

There are many conversation habits that can inhibit or even stop others from wanting to interact with you. more

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The Secret to Profound Conversations

Humans are social animals so we long to connect with others. The irony is that what makes us human tends to keep us apart. more

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Are You Judged As Confident Or Arrogant?

Regardless of your intentions, people judge you as being confident or arrogant by your speaking habits and their own self-confidence and histories. more

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How To Stop Fixing People In Your Conversations

How do you react when someone is uncomfortable, confused, or angry? Like many people, you probably want to relieve their discomfort. more

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Learning Leadership Skills Is A Waste Of Time

If you are questioning whether you have what it takes to be a leader, the last thing you want to do is enroll in a training class more

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An End To Tolerance

Mom, what would the world be like if Martin Luther King hadn’t had a dream?” more

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Do You Have Free Will? 7 Steps To Outsmart Your Brain

You can have free will if you accept that you are smarter than your brain. more

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Have You Ever Been On The Journey Of A Hero

Whether you were pushed into an undesirable experience or you chose a path risk and uncertainty more

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10 Signs You Are Not Using Your Emotional Intelligence

You were born with the ability to recognize when you are experiencing an emotion. Most small children more

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The Critical Factor In Relationship Success

There is one factor that will make or break a connection in both personal and professional relationships. more

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When Spending Time With People Gets In The Way

Have you ever felt you had so much to get done you didn’t have time to spend with people? more

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How To Assess Your Year And Plan What's Next

You might think the quiet time around New Years is a good chance to stop, step back more

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How To See People As They Really Are

We all imagine we’re seeing the world accurately, says psychologist Heidi Grant Halvorson. But usually, more

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5 Steps For Dealing With Negative And Cynical People

Wouldn’t it be nice if everyone we worked with lifted our spirits with their enthusiasm and good humor? more

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Don't Go Away, Grow Away

I drive by this tree every day. It isn’t like the other trees around it. They grow more

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How To Make Your Life Story A Blockbuster

Stories have been a part of our lives since humans drew pictures on cave walls. more

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You Should Be Dancing

When I was a little girl growing up on the southwest side of Chicago, I lived more

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Are These 5 Words Holding You Back?

It was late spring in 2009 when my phone rang in the edit room at Harpo Studios. As I glanced more

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Why Flattery Is Effective

You have a wonderful fashion sense. Those clothes you’re wearing today, for example — they look great! more