15 Self-Care Tips That Help You Reach Your Goals

15 Self-Care Tips That Help You Reach Your Goals

If you want to reach your goals, self-care belongs on the top of your to do list. When you protect your health and wellbeing, you give yourself the strength you need to succeed. Ironically, we often abandon self-care just when we need it the most. Feeling overburdened and overwhelmed can make you more likely to …

12 Ways to Encourage Your Spouse

12 Ways to Encourage Your Spouse

You can enjoy greater wellbeing and make your marriage more satisfying by helping your spouse to grow and change. It turns out that you’re more likely to pursue rewarding challenges if you have a supportive partner. That’s the lesson from a recent study by Carnegie University. In this study, researchers divided couples into two roles: …

12 Easy Tips That Increase Your Influence Over Others

12 Easy Tips That Increase Your Influence Over Others

The ability to influence others is an important skill to possess. You can do far more with the help of others than you can ever accomplish alone. Influencing others is helpful in many aspects of life, not just the workplace. You can become more effective at influencing your spouse, children, friends, and other family members. …

Emotions

What are emotions? Our brains carry out thousands of responses every second throughout its various parts. And one of these parts is the limbic system, the area that processes emotions. Emotions are complex and involve a number of physiological and mental responses to a particular input. Emotions are powerful and influential, and they’re what make …

11 Ways to Handle a Bossy Coworker That Make You Look Good

11 Ways to Handle a Bossy Coworker That Make You Look Good

Do you have a coworker who acts like they’re your boss? Maybe they issue orders or dominate department meetings. Perhaps they give you advice you didn’t ask for or insist on having projects done their way even when you’re supposed to be in charge. An overeager coworker can cause conflicts and interfere with your productivity. …

Own Your Feelings and Improve Your Life

At some point in many societies it became viewed as inappropriate to express, claim, or “own” certain emotions. These days, feelings have become things washed over with some form of instant gratification. Many of us lack emotional control, emotional intelligence and we suffer professionally and personally. Emotions are an important indicator as to the extent …