Jie Hui

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You are almost definitely not living in reality because your brain doesn’t want you to

Every cognitive bias exists for a reason—primarily to save our brains time or energy.<p>I’ve spent many years referencing Wikipedia’s list of cognitive biases whenever I have a hunch that a certain type of thinking is an official bias but I can’t recall the name or details. But despite trying to …

How Reading Screenplays Will Improve Your Writing

As you probably know, the best way to master any creative craft is to study and learn from the best.In the way Picasso’s early work owes a massive …

7 Success Secrets Every Entrepreneur Must Eventually Learn

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We all want to be successful and have the potential to succeed. However, many of us have had to fight limiting beliefs about success since we were children. Those beliefs may have been introduced by the education system, religion, …

The 100 best films of the 21st century, according to 177 film critics

David Lynch’s narratively non-linear, néo-noir masterpiece <i>Mulholland Drive</i> has been named the best film of the 21st century to date by 177 film …

10 Delicious Food Mashups You Have to Try

What’s better than your favorite foods? Combining your favorite foods to make new foods, of course! Here are a few delicious culinary mashups that …

How To Get Up Early When Mornings Make You Cry

Admit it. You’ve clicked on articles with titles like “10 Outrageously Successful People Share Their Morning Routines” and “How to Create The Best …

Compassion, Technology and World Peace

Technology brings people together in many ways - from the invention of the telephone and air transportation to today's social media. However, it also drives human relations into unchartered, and often dangerous, territory. Technological progress, especially in the military space, has been …

Why Self-Compassion Works Better Than Self-Esteem

Boosting your ego won’t make you feel better. Instead, try talking to yourself like you would your best friend.<p>In 1986, California state assemblyman John Vasconcellos came up with what he believed could be “a vaccine for major social ills” like teen pregnancy and drug abuse: a special task-force to …

Psychology

This animated short invites you to try an exercise in self-compassion

<b>BY: CAROLINE ROLF</b><p>Compassion is the ability to show love, empathy and concern to people who are facing a difficulty, and self-compassion is simply the …

Critical Thinking Explained for Students

May 1, 2016<br>Critical thinking is an essential skill for the 21st century students. Not that it was not essential before but in a digitally focused …

9 Ways To Turn Your Bedroom Into An Oasis For Sleep

We all know that sleep is a basic human need, like eating and drinking. And yet many of us still believe that we can get by on less sleep with no …

Most people practise the wrong tasks, reveals a psychologist. Take your head out of those textbooks for a few minutes and read his advice<p>Even the most dedicated study plan can be undone by a failure to understand how human memory works. Only when you’re aware of the trap set for us by …

Language Learning

The one hack you need to truly stop procrastinating

Right now. No, really, don’t wait until tomorrow. This simple formula could bring you a lot more success.<p>Does this sound familiar: You start the day with a long to-do list and several deadlines to meet. At the end of the day, you’re not sure where the time went, but you definitely didn’t cross a …