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Ordinary Household Items RE-designed – Growth Guided – Self Improvement Article

Ordinary Household Items RE-designed – Growth Guided Katerina Kamprani has created a collection terribly designed household items that give us appreciation for good design. This project started after I failed to finish my… © 2012-2020 Growth Guided, Inc. All Rights Reserved This is only a snippet of a Self Improvement article written by growthguided Read Full Article

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How Millenials Are Dealing With COVID-19 Stress – Self Improvement Article

As a part of its COVID-19 related activities, YourDOST conducted a survey on “COVID-19 related stress”. Our findings were very interesting. When analysed specifically for responses from our community members who belong to the millennial generation, here’s what we found: 55% Of Indian Millennials report experiencing moderate to no stress from the COVID-19 pandemic With the majority not experiencing high stress, this number is a testament to the resilience of Indian millennials. After all, we’re in the middle of a pandemic.…

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Psychological Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic – Self Improvement Article

A pandemic and an ensuing lockdown, never in our wildest dreams would we have imagined that we would experience these outside of movies. Yet, here we are, confined to our homes, for the sake of our safety and good health. This, of course, brings with it, it’s own set of challenges.  There’s a lot of talk out there about the business aspects, the economic aspects, or the financial aspects of this strange-strange situation. But a topic that isn’t getting sufficient…

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It’s Not All Bad News and Coronavirus – Self Improvement Article

It’s Not All Bad News and Coronavirus – Growth Guided It’s important to pause and breathe after watching the news these days and recognize that there is still wonderful things taking place all around… It’s important to pause and breathe after watching the news these days and recognize that there is still wonderful things taking place all around us, and not raw chaos you need to be bracing for at every turn. Today, thanks to the folks at Positive News…

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Here’s Five Minutes Of Peaceful Pottery [VIDEO] – Self Improvement Article

Here’s Five Minutes Of Peaceful Pottery [VIDEO] – Growth Guided If you are having a stressful day and need to take a five just to gather your thoughts and have a moment to breathe,… If you are having a stressful day and need to take a five just to gather your thoughts and have a moment to breathe, this is the perfect video for you today. The meditative process involved in pottery making has always been very attractive to me,…

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Chasing The Carrot To Happiness [Video] – Self Improvement Article

Chasing The Carrot To Happiness [Video] – Growth Guided As the quote mentions below the video: this a story of a rodent’s unrelenting quest for happiness and fulfillment. While we find it quite… As the quote mentions below the video: this a story of a rodent’s unrelenting quest for happiness and fulfillment.While we find it quite laughable, it is at the same time sadly realistic. The human experience often looks like the life of this rodent.Is there a better way?…

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Chasing The Carrot To Happiness [Video] – Self Improvement Article

Chasing The Carrot To Happiness [Video] – Growth Guided As the quote mentions below the video: this a story of a rodent’s unrelenting quest for happiness and fulfillment. While we find it quite… As the quote mentions below the video: this a story of a rodent’s unrelenting quest for happiness and fulfillment.While we find it quite laughable, it is at the same time sadly realistic. The human experience often looks like the life of this rodent.Is there a better way?…

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Alcoholism: The Great Equalizer For This Statesman – Self Improvement Article

The minority leader in the New York State Assembly, Brian Kolb, published an op-ed on Christmas Eve urging New Yorkers to not drink and drive during the holidays.On December 26, Kolb tweeted “There is no excuse for driving impaired this holiday season.” Kolb, a huge advocate to stiff drunk driving laws in his state co-sponsored Leandra’s Law, which charges even first-time offenders automatically with a felony if found drunk with a person of 15 years of age or younger inside…

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The Best Way To End Any Year – Self Improvement Article

Another year has come to pass, and I can’t thank you enough for your loyal readership.I have always wanted to make videos to share some of the tricks and tips that have come to serve me extremely well over the years, I’m now more ready to take that next step. While writing always served as a great way for me to summarize my thoughts and expressions, I think video serves as a stronger connecting force.Today’s video speaks to the value…

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Is Mindfulness Enough? – Growth Guided – Self Improvement Article

Making myself a priority hasn’t ever been easy. I seem to have an inherent ability to give everything else around me all of my attention, emotion, and love. The consequence of this practice is that I eventually hit an emotional wall, start to carry a tremendous amount of tension in my body and anxiety starts ramping up. Although we call them anxiety attacks, I’ve found that rarely has my nervous system actually been threatened by external stimuli.From my experience, the…

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Is Mindfulness Enough? – Growth Guided – Self Improvement Article

Making myself a priority hasn’t ever been easy. I seem to have an inherent ability to give everything else around me all of my attention, emotion, and love. The consequence of this practice is that I eventually hit an emotional wall, start to carry a tremendous amount of tension in my body and anxiety starts ramping up. Although we call them anxiety attacks, I’ve found that rarely has my nervous system actually been threatened by external stimuli.From my experience, the…

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A Psychologist Reveals How Your Mind Tricks You Every Day

I was once asked if I liked what I wrote. I said I have different phases, I like my writing in some phases and don’t like my writing in some phases. Huh? Let me explain. I’m working on this children’s book, a series of short stories for children. In the beginning, as I was writing the first few stories, I was mentally rehearsing my Booker Award Speech, and I was all like, “Wow, this is going to be SO great!”…

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Can You Increase Your IQ? A Neuroscientist Explains

Intelligence, most of us would agree is an extremely abstract concept that individuals possess. Defining intelligence, in itself is a huge task that most academicians have attempted to succeed in. It can be thought of as the ability of a person to learn, adapt and solve new problems, adapt to environments and situations. Having complex sub-components such as cognitive processes; quantifying intelligence is surely not an easy task. However, psychologists have attempted at developing measures for intelligence. The first version…

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A Toast To Materialism

The emotions surrounding Christmas, personally, have always brought forth feelings of angst. The pressure and conflict is often dreadful. The holidays, for as long as I can remember, have always felt like a pressure cooker of expectations. At any time things could go awry, as they usually did, and Christmas would be ruined once again. I don’t know about you, but my most sane memories of Christmas took place in the absence of my family members growing up. The expectations…

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