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Psychosocial Stages

The theory of psychosocial development created by Erik Erikson is perhaps one of the best known personality theories. The theory differs from many …

Psychology

A new study on the psychology of persistent regrets can teach you how to live now

Lingering regrets, the kind you hang onto for years, can be great company, returning daily to keep some part of you living an alternate version of …

Research

Skills Needed to Succeed as a Psychology Major

Earning a psychology degree certainly requires a number of different skills and abilities, and, as with any field of study, you should probably start …

Psychology

This Is How 18 Months of Marriage Changes You, According to a Study

<i>Our editors delve into Curiosity's top stories every day on a podcast that's shorter than your commute. Click here to listen and learn — in just a</i> …

Psychology

The Power of Listening in Helping People Change

Giving performance feedback is one of the most common ways managers help their subordinates learn and improve. Yet, research revealed that feedback could actually hurt performance: More than 20 years ago, one of us (Kluger) analyzed 607 experiments on feedback effectiveness and found that feedback …

Psychology

The One Thing That Can Ruin Your Productivity During Work, According To Science

Yes, there are always those afternoons that come at work when you realize that for some reason, you seem to have gotten next to nothing done, even …

Psychology

The damage we're doing to our children and ourselves

<i>Thirteen Reasons Why</i> is a Netflix drama that examines the consequences of violence and neglect on our children. Season 1 follows Hanna, a teenager …

Psychology

Why our facial expressions don’t reflect our feelings

For centuries, we’ve believed that facial expressions mirror our innermost emotions. But recent research has found that may be far from the truth.<p>While conducting research on emotions and facial expressions in Papua New Guinea in 2015, psychologist Carlos Crivelli discovered something startling.<p>He …

Psychology

The 10 Rules Emotions Follow That Everyone Should Know

Do you sometimes feel mystified by your own feelings? Of course you do! Believe me when I say that everybody does.<p>It’s not always obvious why you’ve …

Psychology

Lust Is Complicated, But Studies Show These 19 Things Make Men More Attractive to Women

It's all about the light beard.<p>Romantic attraction is a complicated thing that scientists still don't completely understand.<p>But, through research and …

Psychology

What Self-Awareness Really Is (and How to Cultivate It)

Self-awareness seems to have become the latest management buzzword — and for good reason. Research suggests that when we see ourselves clearly, we are more confident and more creative. We make sounder decisions, build stronger relationships, and communicate more effectively. We’re less likely to …

Self-awareness

This Is The Scientific Way To Win Any Argument (And Not Make Enemies)

It’s not about the specific points you make, it’s all about how you position them.<p>You’re in the middle of a heated discussion–or fine, let’s just call it an argument–and the person whom you’re trying convince seems unable or unwilling to grasp your point of view. What should you do?<p>For starters, …

Same-Sex Couples

Saying more with less.

Edit your work so it packs more punch per word.I asked friends what writing advice they would find helpful. Becky said,Techniques for not writing two …

Creative Writing

How Does Language Shape the Way We Think? Cognitive Scientist Lera Boroditsky Explains

Imagine a jellyfish waltzing in a library while thinking about quantum mechanics. "If everything has gone relatively well in your life so far," …

Language Learning

Reading Vocabulary — How to Improve Your Vocabulary

Have you wondered how as an adult you can grow your vocabulary Should you take a class? Make vocabulary cards and post around the house? Those could …

Language Learning

Your Writing & Your Readers Deserve Better

I know the feeling all too well, it’s something <b>we all share as writers.</b>The buzz, the instantaneous flurry of ideas, the need to get them down on …

Writing

Interview; D. Revolution: A Journey of Finding Self through Hardship.

(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) I love reading stories of challenge, overcoming obstacles, self-searching and redemption. D. Revolution’s “<i>One Chance to be a Man</i>” …

Writing

Gaining the confidence to write what you have to say

When I started my law blog in June 2016, I did so without too much trepidation. I was essentially briefing cases and writing about my practice in …

Writing

Deals: Launch Your Copywriting Career With This Course

It’s difficult to stretch your creative muscles and earn a living at the same time, but copywriting is a lucrative way to add some artistic flair to …

Copywriting

Palette Poetry

Genres Published:<p>Poetry<p>Representative Authors:<p>Dean Rader. Chelsea Dingman. Rosebud Ben-Oni. Kyle Dargan. Camonghne Felix. Courtney Lamar Charleston. …

Creative Writing

A Story Is Triggered by a Character

Usually, a story is triggered by a notion I have of a character in a particular situation, and the various reactions that character might have to the …

Writing

How to Use the Ridiculously Powerful Magic of Writing To Transform Your Life and Revolutionize the…

How to Use the Ridiculously Powerful Magic of Writing To Transform Your Life and Revolutionize the World“You can make anything by writing “— CS …

Creative Writing

Punctuation Marks: Quotation Marks for Fiction Writers

How to use quotation marks.The placement of <b>quotation marks</b> perplexes a lot of people. Do they go inside or outside of other punctuation marks, like …

Writing

Inspiring quotations on writing for content marketers

Attention, all content creators: Ernest Hemingway has useful advice for you.So do Jack London, Elmore Leonard, Mark Twain and other literary …

Creative Writing

How to Write a Book Proposal That Will Keep You Out of the Reject Pile

If you want to publish a book, the first thing you'll need to do is to put together a book proposal. Follow these 4 steps to craft one publishers will love.<p>When Steve Jobs wrote a book, it was to create a historical record. Howard Schultz had unique insights into management he wanted to share. …

Writing

The beginner's guide to writing a novel | The Guardian Members

<b>Would you like to write a novel, but don’t know where to start? Join author Tim Lott for this introductory masterclass on the basic skills you need to get writing.</b><p>It may sound far-fetched, but it's true that anyone can learn the key qualities that publishers look for in a novel. While only a few of …

Writing

9 side hustles you can easily do from home

Looking to make some extra money, but don't want to leave your home to do it?<p>With an ever-growing number of ways to make money online, you don't need to.<p>Here are nine side hustles you can do from the comfort of your own home.

Small Business

The Popodoro Technique Playlist

In the Pomodoro Technique for productivity, you work for 25 minutes, take a 5-minute break, and repeat. (After two hours, you take a longer break.) …

Time Management

10 Truths to Keep You Going When Everything Goes Wrong

<i>“Today, on my forty-seventh birthday, I reread the suicide note I wrote on my twenty-seventh birthday about two minutes before my girlfriend, Carol,</i> …

Self-improvement

9 signs you’re successful even if it doesn’t feel like it

If you’re ambitious, you’re bound to feel like a failure from time to time. Lofty goals lead to inevitable moments when you aren’t yet living up to …

Self-improvement