The positives are obvious, but improving self-esteem can be challenging, especially if we've experienced setbacks in the past. In a blog post on TED, the psychologist Guy Winch, who has 20 years of experience
The new year means new books to read, and while January might be the time when Hollywood dumps its least-loved products upon unwitting audiences, the same is not true for the publishing industry. Rather,
Sometimes work gets too serious. When that happens for me, I like to turn to some light reading, especially books that make me laugh. Over the years, I've collected a number of favorites, hence this post.
A couple of months back, I posted some ways be funnier at work and thereby increase your influence and likability. While those are excellent strategies, here are five additional methods that work as well
The ability to be funny on cue is a huge business asset. Co-workers, employees, bosses, and customers alike enjoy working with people who can bring some laughter into a stress-filled workplace. While people
Nos. 4 and 5 go hand-in-hand. It's notoriously hard to tell what guys are thinking, in regards to the takeout you picked for dinner or what he sees for your future as a couple. But if he thinks these things
Obviously, we all want to be happier. But there's another reason to wish to be more lighthearted and content: Happiness is definitely a result, but happiness is also a driver. While I'm definitely into
You've seen them on TV, you've seen them at work, you've even seen them at the familiar places you visit... Who am I talking about? I'm talking about people who seem to always have others smiling and with
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 your expectations. We live in a world that reinforces
How does your relationship stack up? This article was written by Chelli Pumphrey, a licensed professional counselor, and provided by our partners at YourTango. In the beginning stages of a new relationship,
It should come as no surprise that you can't buy satisfaction and happiness. If you could, the wealthiest country in the world, the U.S., would also be the happiest, offering the greatest chance for a
On the long, arduous road to success, quitting often looks like an attractive option. Use these quotes, not only keep you going, but also as a source of practical advice to help you reach your goals: "Courage
Whether it’s Khloe Kardashian, Lauren Conrad or Oprah Winfrey, the list of body-positive celebs has grown exponentially over the past year. This cultural shift toward embracing our unique shape is hot
Too many people succumb to the mistaken belief that being likeable comes from natural, unteachable traits that belong only to a lucky few--the good looking, the fiercely social, and the incredibly talented.