Undeniable Presence: How to Create a Powerful Aura Around Yourself

What does it mean when someone has a “presence” or “aura” about themselves – when someone walks into a room and they just ooze confidence, enthusiasm, and self-assurance? This type of person often doesn’t even have to say anything or … Continue reading

The 10 Best Self Improvement Articles of 2015

Here we are – another year of self improvement has passed! How did it go for you? This is always a great time of the year to step back and reflect a bit. Take a moment to ask yourself, “What … Continue reading

Please Kick Me: How We Project “Weakness” and Risk Turning Ourselves Into Victims

When an evil and hurtful person chooses a victim, they are often looking for signs of weakness and vulnerability. Of course this doesn’t justify their hurtful actions, but it can help us explain them and perhaps prevent them in the … Continue reading

Humility: The Acceptance of Our Flawed Self

In today’s culture, children are often taught that they’re perfect, they’re always winners, and they can never do wrong. Parents are constantly coddling and protecting their children’s “self-esteem.” They guard their children from any experiences of negativity, hardship, or failure. … Continue reading

What Can Psychopaths Teach Us About Success?

When we think of “psychopaths” our minds usually jump to serial killers, terrorists, and pathological manipulators. However, according to The Wisdom of Psychopaths, this only describes a small part of the picture. Today, psychologists are beginning to see “psychopathy” as … Continue reading