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4 Dynamic Ways to Build Up Your Mental Strengths

4 Dynamic Ways to Build Up Your Mental Strengths

We all need a little mental refortification from time to time. Recurring issues, even the smallest of ones, can cause us great stress over time. The sudden yet extreme random situation that pops up can put so much stress on our minds and bodies, we […]

How your thinking holds you back

How your thinking holds you back

When life throws us a curve ball, it’s normal to feel fed up and/or annoyed. Have you ever wondered though how your thinking holds you back? We often think that it’s life events around us that hold us back but this isn’t entirely true. Sure, […]

Train your brain to focus

Train your brain to focus

No one wants to be a passive receptacle for all their crazy thoughts 24/7 but that seems to be what happens to many of us. Our brain sends us between 60 000-80 000 thoughts each day and 80 – 90% of these are pure nonsense. […]

Real versus hypothetical worry

Real versus hypothetical worry

Anxiety comes from worrying about things and focusing on what could go wrong. There is a big difference however between the types of worry that we engage in. This post is about real versus hypothetical worry. Real worry needs to be actioned and hypothetical worry […]

How to be more confident

How to be more confident

What is confidence and why do some people seem to be more confident? Confidence is a combination of genetic make up but also your attitude and how youor brain processes information around you. The good news os that you can train your brain to promote […]

PURPOSE

PURPOSE

What should I do with my life? by Rob Liu I went to one of those personal development cults seminars once, and I asked a barrage of questions: “Shut the fuck up”, the seminar leader said “You already know all the answers inside. You’re just asking me for […]

Tips on Mentally Preparing for Grad School

Tips on Mentally Preparing for Grad School

As you prepare for the triumphs and challenges of graduate school, you’ll need to make sure you mentally prepare yourself. In your pursuit of a graduate degree, it can be easy to lose yourself in the process. It’s important to make sure you do all […]

“Why So Serious”? Seeing The Funny Side Of Serious Things

“Why So Serious”? Seeing The Funny Side Of Serious Things

It’s important that we see the funny side of life, and when you are coping with a breakup, it can be a very difficult time in your life. If it’s a long relationship, and there are casualties apart from you and your partner, it can […]