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Entrepreneurs - A Whole Different Breed from Intrepreneurs

Soren Petersen | Posted 01.10.2017 | Business
Soren Petersen

Leading corporations know that "business as usual" is a deathtrap. Working a responsible sustainable business in a Red Ocean, where a product position...

The Introvert/Extravert Myth: Here's the Trait You Really Need to Succeed in Life and Business

Caroline Beaton | Posted 12.27.2016 | Business
Caroline Beaton

A version of this article originally appeared on Inc. Sign up for my newsletter to get my articles straight to your inbox. If you don't know whether ...

How Personality Traits Tip Over Into Mental Illness

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 12.14.2016 | Healthy Living

Psychologists are aware that personality can factor into mental health ― for example, perfectionism leading to clinical depression and anxiety disor...

Does Your Social Media Personality Reflect the Real You?

Quora | Posted 12.06.2016 | Technology
Quora

Why do people's online and real-life behaviour differ so much, even in the same contexts? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network...

REWRITING THE NARRATIVE OF YOUR LIFE

Richard Koch | Posted 12.06.2016 | Business
Richard Koch

"We tell ourselves stories in order to live ... We live entirely by the imposition of a narrative upon disparate images, by the "ideas" which we have ...

How Left-Handed People Think And Feel Differently

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 12.01.2016 | Healthy Living

Lefties historically have had a tendency to get left behind. Until relatively recently, being left-handed was stigmatized, sometimes as an abnormality...

An Illustrated Guide To Categorizing Yourself

Quiet Revolution | Nidhi Berry | Posted 11.06.2016 | Healthy Living

This article first appeared on QuietRev.comRobert Benchley once remarked that there are two kinds of people in the world—those who divide people int...

Why many companies are failing to unlock their future leaders' potential

Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic, Ph.D. | Posted 11.01.2016 | Business
Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic, Ph.D.

Leadership is a major driver of organizational performance. The quality of a company's leaders determines employee engagement and productivity levels,...

When Should You Forgive Your Partner?

Greater Good Science Center | Posted 11.01.2016 | Healthy Living
Greater Good Science Center

Your partner just made fun of you in front of your friends. Now, you have to decide how to respond. Should you shrug it off and let it go, or really let them have it when you have a moment alone together?

7 Ways To Put The "I" Back In T.E.A.M and Achieve Success

Kingsley Grant | Posted 10.21.2016 | Business
Kingsley Grant

How often have you heard that T.E.A.M don't have an "I" in it? Without thinking about it, we quickly agree. It sounds good. It is cute. It is catch...

Unconventional Personality Test -- When Your Greatest Strength Becomes Your Greatest Weakness

Kent Julian | Posted 10.19.2016 | Healthy Living
Kent Julian

Have you ever allowed a personality strength to become a weakness? What did you learn? Are their any insights you want to add to our unconventional personality test?

Altruists Have More Sex

Greater Good Science Center | Posted 10.19.2016 | Healthy Living
Greater Good Science Center

So singles who are tired of Tinder may want to opt for a different strategy. Volunteering at the local food pantry won't only make you feel good; it may be an excellent way to meet a mate.

The Gift Of Grit (With Gratitude To Angela Duckworth)

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 09.08.2016 | GPS for the Soul
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Jane Simon, M.D.

In summary, the passion and persistence of grit motivates and carries us over rough seas like a well-made surfboard. We can think of an absence of effort like a crack in our surfboard that needs repair.

Personality; Not Just For People Anymore - Part II

Carl Safina | Posted 08.29.2016 | Green
Carl Safina

It's easier to accept that elephants, dolphins, wolves, and dogs have personalities. What's surprising -- until you make individual acquaintances -- is how deep and widespread the phenomenon of personality is.

The Personality Traits That Make for Better Friends

Science of Us | Posted 08.18.2016 | Healthy Living
Science of Us

(Photo: NBC) By Drake Baer As more people opt for the single life, adult friendships also grow more important. For people in relationships, having a...

7 Comics That Nail Just What It Feels Like To Be A People-Pleaser

Sarah Cooper | Posted 08.16.2016 | Healthy Living
Sarah Cooper

If you want to get better at pleasing people, check out these people-pleasing tips and learn how to get the least out of your life. #1 Always seem hap...

Donald Trump’s Temperament Could Explain His Abysmal Poll Numbers

The Huffington Post | Samantha Neal | Posted 08.08.2016 | Politics

New polling shows that Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton is consolidating her lead over GOP nominee Donald Trump: In the last two weeks,...

Moments In Life That Matter

Marianna Glynska | Posted 08.08.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Marianna Glynska

Photography, in general, has become so important as it can 'freeze' the moment so that each person could return to that time in life and experience it newly. And every life moment is valuable, to a greater or lesser extent, as it influences and shapes our personality.

The Art of People: 11 Simple People Skills That Will Get You Everything You Want

Pam Nochlin | Posted 08.03.2016 | Books
Pam Nochlin

Dave Kerpen, Founder & CEO of Likeable Local, a social media agency and NY Times best-selling author recently published; "The Art of People: 11 Simple People Skills That Will Get You Everything You Want."

Ways Of Expressing One's Personality

Marianna Glynska | Posted 08.01.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Marianna Glynska

We are all the same, yet so different. It's incredible that there are so many people on the Earth, and you can hardly find human beings who are alike,...

6 Personality Types You Should Avoid At Work

Oprah.com | Joann Pan | Posted 07.18.2016 | OWN

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How To Deal With The Narcissism So Rampant In Politics Today

Susan Krauss Whitbourne | Posted 07.15.2016 | Fifty
Susan Krauss Whitbourne

Narcissism: It's the term we love to throw at the larger-than-life public figures who seem to want nothing but nonstop attention and the center of the 24-hour media cycle. Politicians are particularly good targets for the narcissism label.

If Your Marriage Matters To You, This Is How You Should Fight

Kyle Benson | Posted 07.06.2016 | Divorce
Kyle Benson

Love can be a battleground of mistakes, misunderstandings and conflicts. Oftentimes when we want to discuss a specific conflict with our partners, we ...

It's Time to Stop Mistaking Introversion for Social Anxiety

Jesse Andreozzi | Posted 06.01.2016 | Impact
Jesse Andreozzi

"Is everything ok? You're kind of quiet tonight." For many of us, it was an occasional inquiry from Mom at the dinner table after a tough day at school. Yet, for some, hearing that refrain was all too common throughout childhood.

8 Small Things People Use To Judge Your Personality

Dr. Travis Bradberry | Posted 05.28.2016 | Business
Dr. Travis Bradberry

Sometimes the little things in life make a big difference. It's good to be ready for them, so that you can make a strong impression.