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The Difference Between Type A And Type B People In One Funny Comic

The Huffington Post | Abigail Williams | Posted 09.15.2016 | Healthy Living

The difference between “Type A” and “Type B” people is basically night and day. Type A people typically have difficulty relaxing, while Type B...

How To Lighten Up: A Short Guide For Type-A-Overthinker-Control-Freak-Perfectionists

Dr. Christi Hegstad | Posted 09.08.2016 | Healthy Living
Dr. Christi Hegstad

If you are exhausted, overwhelmed, feeling alone, or simply ready to forge a new and lighter path, here are some tips I've found helpful as a recovering Type-A-Overthinker-Control-Freak-Perfectionist:

13 Things That Don't Make Sense To 'Type A' People

The Huffington Post | Lindsay Holmes | Posted 08.15.2016 | Healthy Living

It’s not easy being “Type A.” The personality trait comes with a lot of quirks. While Type A eccentricities might come off as high strung, Type ...

These Organized Shelfies Will Make Your Type A Heart Skip A Beat

The Huffington Post | Abigail Williams | Posted 07.05.2016 | HuffPost Home

Unless you've been living in sweet, sweet isolation from social media for the past decade, you've probably become acquainted with the term "selfie" by...

Finally Free Of Perfectionism

Melissa Heisler | Posted 06.20.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Melissa Heisler

After spending time preparing my thoughts for this week's momentous 200th post, I realized something. This is not my 200th post. To create a new seri...

9 Stories That Perfectly Capture What It's Like To Be 'Type A'

The Huffington Post | Kyli Singh | Posted 05.05.2016 | Healthy Living

It can be difficult to explain what life is like on the 'A' side to someone who just doesn’t understand what the personality type is about. From per...

These Photos Will Tell You If You're Type A Or Type B

The Huffington Post | Michelle Persad | Posted 02.11.2016 | Style

We all know the stereotypes about Type A personalities and Type B personalities. Type As tend to be more organized, while type Bs are often more relax...

These 16 Christmas Photos Are The Difference Between Caring And Not Giving A S**t

The Huffington Post | Lindsay Holmes | Posted 12.11.2015 | Healthy Living

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas, but what that means for you probably depends on your personality type. Type A folks, who tend to be more ...

14 Characters Who Are The Definition Of ‘Type A’

The Huffington Post | Sasha Bronner | Posted 12.08.2015 | Healthy Living

Type A individuals are often derided as "workaholics," "control freaks" or "too competitive." Obviously, Type As, who possess wonderful qualities in a...

How To Stop Being A Holiday Perfectionist And Have Fun This Year

The Huffington Post | Lindsay Holmes | Posted 12.22.2016 | Healthy Living

If you’re a perfectionist, chances are the impending aroma of turkey and the sound of jingle bells makes you a little bit nervous. Whether it’s yo...

13 Home Products Every 'Type A' Person Will Appreciate

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 11.13.2015 | HuffPost Home

If you or someone you love is "Type A," then you know that things are just a little bit different on the timekeeping, goal-making, ultra-organizing, t...

What You Need To Know If You Love Someone Who's 'Type A'

The Huffington Post | Lindsay Holmes | Posted 10.20.2015 | Healthy Living

Love can be complicated no matter who you are. But for those individuals who have a more emotional nature, navigating relationships can be its own spe...

I Refuse To Be Cool With You Being Late

The Huffington Post | Abigail Williams | Posted 09.29.2015 | Healthy Living

I am a millennial, and I've realized an unfortunate truth about my generation. No, it's not that we're lazy. Or rude. Or irresponsible. If all those...

10 Reasons To Be Glad You're 'Type A'

The Huffington Post | Lindsay Holmes | Posted 09.18.2015 | Healthy Living

Believe it or not, life can be pretty good on the A side. Type A individuals have a notorious reputation for being uptight -- an adjective that highli...

Watch A 'Type A' Person Get Annoyed In Under 2 Minutes

The Huffington Post | Lindsay Holmes | Posted 08.20.2015 | Healthy Living

"Type A" individuals are known for being a little particular about, well, everything. They get stressed when their desk is a mess. They cringe when ...

10 Satisfying Feelings Every 'Type A' Person Will Understand

The Huffington Post | Lindsay Holmes | Posted 08.19.2015 | Healthy Living

"Type As" experience a range of daily emotions that might seem negative to some: Their overwound nature makes it hard for them to relax. They power th...

5 Really Good Reasons To Take A Personality Test

The Huffington Post | Lindsay Holmes | Posted 08.18.2015 | Healthy Living

Type A. Highly sensitive. Extrovert. Dog person. There are many personality measures, and each one offers its own unique insight into what makes you t...

12 Ways 'Type A' People Love Differently

YourTango | Posted 08.17.2016 | Weddings

Type As are over-achievers and that translates into love -- and if you're lucky, even in the bedroom.

Perfectionists Are On Fast Track To Burnout At Work And In School

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 08.04.2015 | Science

Perfectionism, as many of us know all too well, can be a double-edged sword. While perfectionists are often highly motivated and intelligent achiever...

11 Signs You're Actually 'Type A-Minus'

The Huffington Post | Lindsay Holmes | Posted 05.20.2016 | Healthy Living

While many people identify as Type A personalities, there are still plenty of others who fall in the middle. That's where "Type A-minus" folks come in...

Are You 'Type A' Or 'Type B'? This Video Breaks It Down

The Huffington Post | Lindsay Holmes | Posted 07.13.2015 | Healthy Living

Are you competitive or laid back? Hyper-organized or a little messy? Type A or Type B? For those who were wondering which side of the spectrum they fa...

When Deadlines Create Major Stress

Melissa Heisler | Posted 06.30.2016 | Healthy Living
Melissa Heisler

Never shy of a little hard work, I am very happy to roll up my sleeves and make it happen. But when the work is tied to a fixed deadline it triggers my worry and anxiety. This leads to cloudiness and inefficiency. Adding in the final part of the equation, not being able to complete the work on my own, and we have the trifecta of stress.

11 Gifts Every 'Type A' Person In Your Life Will Totally Love

The Huffington Post | Lindsay Holmes | Posted 06.19.2015 | Healthy Living

Type A individuals are known for being particular -- for lack of a better word -- when it comes to how they live their lives and the items that they k...

Carly Ledbetter

This Tumblr Will Nail Your Personality In A Second | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 06.10.2015 | Healthy Living

The world is full of many different kinds of people. But in some ways, it's easiest to divide us into two specific groups: those who have 26,482 email...

10 Images That Perfectly Sum Up What It Means To Be 'Type A'

The Huffington Post | Lindsay Holmes | Posted 06.01.2015 | Healthy Living

This one goes out to anyone who has ever been called "high strung." It can be hard to explain the reality of being Type A to someone who just doesn...