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Is self-disgust the emotional trigger that leads to self-harm?

To help people who perform non-lethal self-harm, such as cutting and burning themselves, we need a better understanding of the thoughts and feelings …

Depression

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News18.com: CNN-News18 Breaking News India, Latest News Headlines, Live News Updates<p>Read CNN-News18 breaking news, latest news from India and World …

The Gist: Amy Chua and Jed Rubenfeld on The Triple Package, and Lance Armstrong.

<b>Listen to Episode 196 of Slate’s The Gist:</b><p>Lance Armstrong has been ordered to pay $10 million dollars for lying under oath about doping. If he …

How low self-esteem can sabotage fitness

Is low self-esteem holding you back from reaching you fitness goals? Here’s help.<p><b>What is low self-esteem?</b><br>Self-esteem is the opinion we have of …

Want To Destroy Your Self-Esteem? Read A Job Ad!

I have been reading job ads for thirty years, and during that time they’ve gotten worse and worse. It is only a matter of time before I see a job ad that says “In addition to the qualifications listed above, the Selected Candidate will show proficiency in tap-dancing, hold a current taxi driver’s …

How Does High Self-Esteem Increase Productivity?

It's all about addition.<p>Have you, or anyone you know, successfully managed to cultivate a cedar tree from a melon seed? The answer is probably no. I'm so certain of this because one law of nature is that you reap what you sow. Most of you are probably thinking, "Duh. That is obvious, right?" My …

Projecting An Image Of Success May Make You Feel Like A Failure, Study Says

An intelligent student may ask, “Am I really that smart?” after he fails a test. A successful salesman may question her skills when she struggles to close an important deal. And a failed business venture may cause an entrepreneur to think, “Maybe this isn’t what I was really meant to do after …

Best Practices in Trading: Self-Control Routines During Trading Hours

During market hours, it can become easy to so focus on trading that we neglect the person who is doing the trading! Once we lose self-awareness, we …

The Dark Side of Emotional Intelligence

In some jobs, being in touch with emotions is essential. In others, it seems to be a detriment. And like any skill, being able to read people can be used for good or evil.<p>Some of the greatest moments in human history were fueled by emotional intelligence. When Martin Luther King, Jr. presented his …

Too Much Screen Time Disrupts Young People’s Emotional Intelligence

Published on August 31, 2014 by admin · No Comments<p>Researchers at the University of California in Los Angeles recently took a look into how media is …

How To Use Mental Strength To Raise Emotional Intelligence

As an FBI agent, I was trained to size up a person with just a glance. But here is a secret—you can too, because humans have an amazing capacity to …

The Daily Motivator - Choose to do it

Wednesday, February 25, 2015<p>Choose to do it<p>You can do it if you choose to do it. So choose now to do it.<p>Set a goal and make it happen. Keep going …

Procrastination Pitfall: Three Steps to Un-Procrastinate Your Life

Do you always find yourself scrambling at the last minute to finish a project? Do you struggle to meet deadlines? Were you that nocturnal girl who …

How to stop procrastinating - now

Procrastination is the enemy of progress. And a new report has revealed we lose 55 days a year because of it. So what can we do to become more time efficient?<p>Surfing the net when you should be finishing a work report, changing outfits when you have a train to catch, or perhaps even lying in bed on …

How To Break Your Sleep Procrastination Habit

Can’t seem to drag yourself off to bed? Here’s how to stop pushing your bedtime back.<p>Just as we procrastinate when it comes to work, exercise, or other activities, we are probably also procrastinating when it’s time to go to bed.<p>A June 2014 study published by researchers at Utrecht University in …

55 Time

Want to save time on your design work? Yes! Great, then let's dig in.<p>This article is overflowing with time-saving tips that will not only have you …

Inside the Psychology of Productivity

Burned out? Can't get it all done? The problem might be in your head.<p>You wake up with it in the morning and go to bed thinking about it at night: an ever-crushing load of emails, meetings, conference calls, and tasks that needed to get done yesterday. Family time means reading sales reports in the …

3 Strategies to Help You Stop Procrastinating

Bill Phillips, Men's Health Editor-in-Chief, on breaking out of the procrastination cycle<p>I'm a highly productive person, both at work and at home. I don't even wind my watch because there's no time to look at it. But I'm also an excellent procrastinator. My to-do list is always two dozen entries …

Build Wealth With This Goal Setting System

Reveals the Personal Goal Setting System That Helped Todd Retire Early And Wealthy… So That You Can Do The Same.Key Ideas• You may think you already …

How to Form Habits That You'll Keep for Life

Forming new habits can be hard, but there are plenty of ways to make the process more manageable.<p>Back in 2011, l lost 42 pounds in six months, and it was--by far--one of the hardest things I've ever done in my life.<p>The thing is, I wasn't always overweight. In fact, until I started working in an …

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Depression linked to violent crime, study finds

<b>People with a depressive illness are three times more likely to commit a violent or sex crime than those in the general population, a study suggests.</b><p>The Department of Psychiatry at Oxford University examined the criminal records of 47,158 Swedish people after they were diagnosed with …

Depression

You need to get out more

In 2007 Lisa Allsopp was in a very dark place. Being bullied at work had left her with debilitating depression, and she’d been on sick leave for seven years. But when her GP referred her to an ecotherapy project called Pollen, she discovered the healing power of gardening.<p>“It was about getting out …

The Habit Loop: 5 Habit Triggers That Make New Behaviors Stick

In his best-selling book, The Power of Habit (audiobook), author Charles Duhigg explains a simple three-step process that all habits follow. This …

From Guilt to Sadness — How Emotions Affect Money Habits

Get In Touch With Your FeelingsWe aren't particularly rational creatures when it comes to money.For example, my family’s recent house search left me …

Personal Finance

Why You Should Date A Girl Who Wears Her Heart On Her Sleeve

By Joe Valentine,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1A470dl<p>We’ve all met one. To some she’s the “emotional train wreck.” Others call her the life of …

Social and Emotional Learning for Student Success

It wasn’t until my fourth year of teaching that I really “got” it.<p>I loved my job; teaching American History allowed me to facilitate important …

The Dynamic Between Our Conscious & Subconscious Minds

A renowned speaker, business consultant, record-setting speed skier and Olympian, Vince Poscente believes in the enormous potential of the …

9 Things Successful People Refuse To Do

9 Things Successful People Refuse To Do<p>Success may contain an element of luck, but your <i>attitude</i> is perhaps the single most important factor when it …