Sophie S

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Understanding Emotions and How to Process Them

The mental health of our society is far from ideal. Rates of stress, depression and anxiety are increasing.The data on college students is especially …

Britain Wants Someone to Live on This Idyllic Island and Care for its Seal Pups

It's a dream for animal-lovers<p>Ever felt the urge to up sticks and experience another beautiful part of the country? This could be the perfect career change for you.<p>The National Trust is looking for someone to work as a ranger on The Farne Islands, one of Britain's oldest nature reserves located …

Forget Work-Life Balance And Strive For Inner Joy Instead

I’m surprised at how often I’m asked for tips on balancing work and life. Whenever this question comes up I like to ask people <i>why</i> they believe they need work-life balance – and they usually look at me like I’m crazy.<p>Having caught them off guard, he or she usually stalls a bit and then out tumbles …

Work-life Balance

5 Reasons People Rain on Your Parade When You're Successful

Don't assume people who sneer at your success are just jealous. The problem is frequently way more complex than that.<p>You worked your keester off at your job. Finally, <i>finally</i>, you're reaching big accomplishments. And the success? It tastes oh, so sweet. Except, of course, that certain people around …

5 Proven Strategies for Coping With Stage Fright

Don't let the sound of your heart pounding in your ears drown out your message.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Your breath speeds up, your pulse races. Your throat tightens as your palms sweat. You feel sick to your stomach, and when you speak, your hands and knees …

Japan Wants To Send You On A Free Trip To Visit Anime Locations

Tourism is big in Japan. People flock from all over the world to see the forests, temples, and bask in the electric glow of the Bladerunner-esque cities. You know what else is big? Anime. It’s so popular that when many people think of Japan they think of anime and Mount Fuji (in that order).<p>It’s …

An anger management expert's guide to identifying sources of rage and how to deal with it

Everyone feels angry from time to time, so it might seem unbelievable that the vast majority of the people who seek for their uncontrollable boughts …

How East and West think in profoundly different ways

Psychologists are uncovering the surprising influence of geography on our reasoning, behaviour, and sense of self.<p>As Horace Capron first travelled through Hokkaido in 1871, he searched for a sign of human life among the vast prairies, wooded glades and threatening black mountains. “The stillness of …

Psychology

Short Form for the IPIP NEO-PI, Introductory Information

• Thus far, no program failures for the 120-item version of the IPIP-NEO have been reported for persons who have answered all of the items. However, …

Science Says Listening to These 5 Songs Will Make You Remarkably Happy

Music has long been tied to deep emotion in all living beings--including happiness.<p>For as long as sound has existed, music has always been tied to deep emotion in all living beings. It's one of the stimuli that are most likely to evoke a memory or intense reaction, one of the strange phenomena that …