The Disintegration of the Community: Why We Feel Alone Even When Surrounded By People

Do you feel like you’re a part of your local community? If your answer is “no,” you’re not defective, this is actually how many people feel today. According to sociologist Robert Putnam in his classic book Bowling Alone: The Collapse … Continue reading

The Power of Nudges: Insights on How to Influence Human Behavior

A “nudge” is any small change in how a choice is presented that can influence human behavior in a measurable and predictable way. Nudges are a growing interest in psychology. They focus on how we can change people’s behaviors without … Continue reading

How to Create Psychological Distance Between You and Your Past

Many people have a hard time letting go of the past. They carry it around with them, ruminate about it constantly, and let it have a big impact on how they live their lives in the present moment. Of course … Continue reading