Personality

9 signs you’re a highly sensitive person

Sensitive people get a bad rap. Research suggests that genes are responsible for the 15% to 20% of people who qualify as “highly …

Emotional Intelligence

Learn How Your Finger Shape Determines Your Personality and Your Health

You can tell a lot about a person just by looking at the shape of their fingers, did you know that? It may sound a bit silly and even stupid, but …

7 Ways To Avoid Feeling Lonely

For me there’s always been a very thin line between wanting to be alone and feeling lonely. I genuinely love spending a weekend day by myself …

Loneliness

Different Types Of Child Abuse

An Abuse is something that relates to disturbing, disrupting, destroying or bullying a particular person. The abuses can be faced by men, woman and …

Child Abuse

Online personality tests making teen unemployment worse

It seems relatively rare these days to encounter a teenager who spends his or her summer or after-school hours busing tables or working a cash …

Employment

Most Narcissists Are Deeply Insecure and Physically Unhealthy

Narcissists put up a self-satisfied front that shatters every time something goes wrong.<p>Narcissists will often admit their narcissism, but not its adverse effects. If you took them at their word, as researchers did for decades using self-reports, you'd think that narcissists are happier, healthier, …

Psychology

If You're an Introvert, 'mother!' Is Your Worst Nightmare

Darren Aronofsky's controversial new film stokes the anxiety of socializing and being around other people.<p>It's 2017 and we have Instagram stars, phone dating, automated tellers, online reservation websites and shopping, programmed babysitting services, Skype meetings, and more electronic options …

Introverts

These personality traits explain why CEOs rise to the top

Chief financial officers rarely become chief executives — and a new study may have the key as to why.<p>Very few CFOs have made the jump to being at the helm of a company. Only 13% of finance chiefs made such a move between 2000 and 2015, a 2015 analysis from the Korn Ferry Institute found. The latest …

Business

Find Out What Your Handwriting Says About You

You probably don’t think twice when you go to jot down a mental note on paper, right? And if we’re being honest, you actually probably haven’t given …

Writing

The Best Greek Island to Visit Based on Your Personality

A view of Mykonos port with boats, Cyclades islands, Greece | © Pawel Kazmierczak / Shutterstock<p>If you are a wedding crasher expert: Santorini<p>Given …

Culture

Which DC superhero are you? Take our personality quiz to find out

Everyone has wanted to be a superhero at sometime in their life.<p>With all the DC shows heading back to our screens next month - and all the DVDs …

Comics

The Enneagram Types of 99 Fictional Characters

The Enneagram is a personality typing system that has its origins in antiquity—with the Sufis and Desert Fathers. People have likened it to …

Harry Potter

24 Things People Don't Realize You're Doing Because Of Your Social Anxiety

"I don’t think most people realize that when I’m out with friends and I suddenly leave, it’s because of anxiety."<p>“24 Things People Don’t Realize You’re Doing Because of Your Social Anxiety” was published on The Mighty.<p><i>Written by</i> Sarah Schuster<p>When people think of social anxiety, many imagine a shy …

Introverts

The best way to manage stress for your Myers-Briggs personality type

Americans are in serious need of a vacation (salt cave date, anyone?). According to the American Psychological Association, 80 percent of Americans …

Lifestyle

Here's why we're often attracted to people with qualities that will drive us nuts down the road

• <b>Gretchen Rubin has found that people with different personality types may be drawn to one another initially.</b>• <b><br>You may find the other person freeing or find that they give you something you don't have.</b>• <b><br>Over time, your personality may start to clash with theirs.</b>• <b><br>The scientific community is somewhat</b> …

Social Work

How to Mentor a Narcissist

No workplace is immune to the self-absorbed and self-important employee. You know the one. Preoccupied with status, appearance, and power, narcissists exude a palpable sense of entitlement, often overestimate skills and abilities (while devaluing others), and can be quite comfortable manipulating …

Leadership

Retake Quiz

What should the stars ~really~ say?

Gretchen Rubin's New Book: Knowing Your Personality Profile Can Help You Improve Your Life

Rubin will discuss "The Four Tendencies: The Indispensable Personality Profiles That Reveal How To Make Your Life Better (And Other People's Lives …

Happiness

16 Genre Recs Based on Your Myers-Briggs Type

It recently occurred to me that a number of book genres seem perfectly designed to appeal to people of certain Myers-Briggs types. If you’re not …

Lifestyle (Canada)

How to Spot Narcissistic Abuse

Source: Darlene LancerNarcissists don’t really love themselves. Actually, they’re driven by shame. It’s the idealized image of themselves, which they …

Psychology

Why understanding your personality type could be life-changing

The happiest, most productive people are those who have figured out how to harness the strengths of their personality

7 personality traits that mean you're better at dealing with pressure

Researchers at the University of Portsmouth and the University of Bath looked into a plethora of previous studies of how humans achieve fulfilment in …

How introverts could be the silent solution to IT project management problems

I received a nice email this week from Sarah, a regular reader of my blogs. It was a line of thanks for a previous post that had apparently “helped …

Project Management

The Deepest Would You Rather Quiz Ever

Find out there's no afterlife or find out there's no aliens?

Quizzes

Mums would prefer their child to be confident rather than clever, says study

But do you agree?<p>It's safe to say that every parent hopes their child will end up being a kind and happy person, but it looks like mothers may favour …

Parenting

Godliness is not your Personality

<i>September 18, 2017 David Murray</i> <i>0 comments</i><p>Why do we take our individual, personality, character, gifts, or calling and make that the sum total of …

What Your Facebook Updates Reveal About Your Personality

We all have that one friend who shares way too much on Facebook: You haven't talked to her in years, yet you know the ins and outs of her nasty …

Social Media

Plan A Networking Event Introverts Actually Enjoy (No, Really)

If you were to design the perfect evening out for ambitious introverts, what would it be (besides the obvious, which is not having an evening out at all)?<p>As a hermit entrepreneur who works from home, I rarely go out and if I do, it had better be worth it! So as I dove into hosting my first …

Introverts

Feeling fat? Blame your personality

YOUR personality is central to your ability to keep off the kilos and maintain a healthy diet, new CSIRO research shows.<p>In the biggest diet and …

How narcissistic are you? – personality quiz

The young are not as self-obsessed as you might think, as these questions show<p><b>How narcissistic is the younger generation? Very, is the common assumption. Yet recent research indicates otherwise. Answer the following questions to find out why.</b><p><b>On a scale of 1 (strongly disagree) to 5 (strongly</b> …