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Deborah Gruenfeld: “A Mantra You Can Say to Yourself Before Taking the Stage: ‘I’m Glad to Be Here, and I Know What I Know.’” – Personal Development Article

Interview: Deborah Gruenfeld. Deborah Gruenfeld is a leading social psychologist and the Joseph McDonald chaired professor of organizational behavior at the Stanford Graduate School of Business. In her work, she examines the way people are transformed by the organizations and social structures in which they work. Gruenfeld’s award-winning research on power, influence, and group dynamics has been featured in many scholarly journals as well as in The Wall Street Journal, The New Yorker, The Washington Post, and the Chicago Tribune. She’s co-founder and…

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The Birth of a New Age — Purpose Fairy – Self Improvement Article

444 Gateway Transmission: On this gateway 4th April 2020, we have a conjunction of Jupiter and Pluto, planets of destruction and creation, offering us the opportunity to rise, like the Phoenix from the ashes of the past, and start to create something new! Out of the current crisis, we can completely revision our world. ~ Steve Nobel The world is changing. Things that were ‘tolerated’ in the past no longer can exist on a planet that is rapidly shifting her…

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Awakening to Truth and the Return to Wholeness — Purpose Fairy – Self Improvement Article

The time for Awakening has arrived. And believe it or not, this isn’t a time to fear. Nor is it a time to feel sorry for yourself. This is a time for you to Awaken and for humanity to return to Wholeness. ~Luminita D. Saviuc It is in turbulent times like these that we can all stop and ask ourselves questions like: Who am I? Where am I going? What is the hidden meaning in all of this coronavirus pandemic? …

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How Technology Can Help All Students Become More Grateful – Happiness Article

Think back to your time growing up in school. Do you remember being surprised or apprehensive about differences between yourself and other students in terms of race, class, gender, age, ability, or popularity? Or perhaps you recall being intimidated about communicating with teachers, administrators, counselors? Such differences in social identity—which sometimes involve differences in social power—can make a young person feel different, stressed, and uncertain about their sense of belonging. Those are feelings that can present obstacles to learning, relationships,…

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Solar panels could balance the grid at night – Positive News – Positivity Article

Lightsource BP, which led the trial, revealed that solar inverters can provide reactive power – the ability to maintain voltage levels on electricity transmission systems – by reducing or increasing voltage levels even at night. National Grid ESO claimed utilising solar in this way could boost capacity on the network without costly infrastructure upgrades. Lightsource BP estimated such a move would save UK energy customers £400m by 2050. “We have proven that solar plants can play a larger role across…

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7 Powerful Attitudes You Must Have In Order To Achieve Any Change

Do you know what’s the best time of the year to make changes and new beginnings? Any time you are up to it, really! Although January is the month we talk about setting new goals, envisioning ourselves in a better and improved version of who we are, we can start the process of change any time during the year. But sometimes what we talk about in the beginning of the new year remains grandiose plans, perhaps to pick up again next…

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10 Powerful Positive Affirmations that Promise Self Healing in 2019 – *Positive Provocations*

Positive Affirmations are the Souls Vitamins, that provide the necessary positive energy to balance all the negative baggage we face daily. Happiest 2019 Darlings! I’m hoping the new year has been treating you well so far. As New Year tradition on Positive Provocations, I always start the year with Positive Affirmations that you can use for the whole year to facilitate self healing and growth. This year especially, I am focusing on “Healing Old Scars”. You know, the ones that…

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