5 Lessons Standup Comedians Can Teach You About Public Speaking

If you want to improve your public speaking, there is no better place to look than the world of standup comedy. A good comedian is a master of public speaking. Not only do they have to be confident and comfortable … Continue reading

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The Emotion Machine is a psychology and self improvement site that was first started in June of 2009. We pride ourselves in being able to deliver practical and helpful information that is backed by both scientific research and personal experience. … Continue reading


“There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that’s your own self.” Aldous Huxley There comes a point in every person’s life when they need to make a change for the better. They … Continue reading

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The Emotion Machine has 500+ articles on many topics related to psychology and self improvement. Here are the most popular articles. Each section is separated into categories by: happiness, emotions, thinking, habits, goals, relationships, creativity, meditation, and society. Happiness 3 … Continue reading