Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi, a Professor of Psychology at the University of Chicago has spent three decades researching the lives of creative individuals to uncover their motives and specific traits that contribute to their behavior. His most recent books outline in detail the personal commitment that is adhered to by creative individuals. Their passion and consciousness drives […]
Nick Southgate discusses at the IPA Effectiveness Festival an understanding of using social psychology to increase effectiveness through creativity. Based on what mode of thinking the individual is performing, their flow channel is located between challenges suffered with anxiety and placed above levels of boredom.
Based on Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi defined experience with flow, Ed Muzio discusses how to apply this concept to reduce boredom and anxiety in the workplace. To reach the optimal state of flow, balancing challenges with your current skill level will make tasks more manageable. If you are experience low engagement in the workplace, flow can be […]
Martin Seligman is the author of “Authentic Happiness.” His theories are based on the methods of positive psychology where a patients strengths are identified in order to enhance their levels of happiness. It is believed that a solution is found through helping the individual increase their identified strengths.
Martin Seligman introduces the study of psychology and its intent of working one on one with each patient. Beyond just treating the disease, Seligman discussed how Psychology can influence the practitioners individual morales and values.
The inspirational speaker Shawn Achor is known for his lecture on positive psychology. He travels around the world and to independent businesses lecturing on how human potential and happiness play hand in hand to business success. With 12 years experience at Harvard, he explains how to increase happiness, meaning, success rates and profitability through implementing […]
Shawn Achor discusses the influence between an employees happiness level to their productivity. As happiness increases, productivity is actually inspired. Achor is a leading psychologist with research in positive psychology. His consulting firm works with businesses towards seeking solutions in positive workplace cultures.
Reverse psychology is a type of persuasion. It persuades an individual to accomplish something specific by asking them to do the opposite. This tends to be an effective method of persuasion when an individual makes emotional decisions instead of logical decisions. Here ae some examples of how reverse psychology works. Examples of Reverse Psychology in […]
Ever feel like putting off a chore or a project? You’re not alone. Procrastination affects everyone at some point in their life, whether they admit to it or not. Here are some interesting procrastination facts to help you understand why tomorrow is a better day to work than today. Facts About Procrastination 1. On any […]
Many people experience fear as an extremely negative feeling that limits them to doing what they want. It is true that fear, like no other feeling, can limit you in what you do unless you decide otherwise. Fear becomes a restriction and turns into suffering when we decide to fight it, to accept it and […]
Each of us has small tactics that help us to accomplish a certain goal or get what we want. Some people use seduction for this purpose, some prayers, and there are those who use the oldest method of all, intimidation. However, it’s important to know that you do not have to use bad methods to […]
It is true that you cannot force someone to love you, but you make them fall in love with you with your behavior. You just need to avoid making some simple mistakes and your goal will be accomplished. It’s important to remember that for a number of reasons, mostly because a lot of women think […]
Love is a human phenomenon that has been studied for centuries. Even though the absolute truths about love and crushes have not been found so far in any science that has been involved in the study of love and crushes, because of its subjective nature, it is always interesting to see how such a complex […]
Jealousy is a natural emotion, but it can be harmful if it becomes overpowering. This means that if you are in a relationship where jealousy exists, you need to be able to spot it. There are a few signs that you can be aware of that are telltale of jealousy that goes beyond the norm. […]
No matter who you are, if you want to be truly happy in life, you need to be able to look in the mirror and like the person that you see. This means that you need to have self-respect. This is not always easy to achieve, but it is possible to make a few changes […]
Moving on after a failed relationship is not always easy. The worst part about trying to move forward is being reminded of this person over and over again. This means that you need to learn how you can start to forget this person in the shortest amount of time possible. Forgetting someone is not always […]
Everyone has different personality traits that make them who they are. Some people tend to be more emotionally weak than others, while others tend to cope well with stress. It all depends on your mental makeup and how you choose to respond. It is important to remember that no two people are the same. Playing […]
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