A Better You

Understanding Self Concept

Everyone has a self concept, but if it is negative, it is not doing you any good. In fact, it is probably holding you back in many areas of your life and preventing you from making any progress. A self concept consists of all the snapshots or self-schemas of an individual’s past, present, and future,

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How to Motivate Yourself: The Secret Recipe

We, humans, are moody creatures. We can have our days of utter productivity, and then we can fall into the slumber of dullness and the lack of motivation. New opportunities are always exciting. Watch yourself as you start a new job or at the beginning of the school year. You’ll probably be so lively and

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Are You Exhausted?

Exhaustion is a form of physical or mental fatigue that can be triggered by such factors as stress, overwork, medication, or mental or physical disease. Are you exhausted? Medical fatigue is a type of tiredness or exhausted feelings that goes beyond every day complications. This condition is more prolonged and serious. It is characterized by a lack

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World Hunger: The Ugly Truth

If you happen to be among those who comfortably consume 3 warm meals a day, then consider yourself much luckier than almost a billion human beings. These human beings share the exact same planet and the exact same resources with you, yet still suffer from the everlasting problem of world hunger. We come to the

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Volunteering in the United Kingdom

Volunteering is one of the best things you can do. It can be a rewarding experience. While some of the volunteering England offers is designed for people with specific skill sets, such as a doctor or dentist, even teens can take the time to volunteer. This can help to fulfill requirements for programs that your

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How Do I Know What I Should Do With My Life?

Who am I? What should I do with my life? These are questions that plague hundreds of millions of people the world over. If you type in the phrase “What should I do with my life test” or “what should I do with my life quiz” into a search engine, numerous sites will offer conflicting

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Do It Volunteering and Its Work in the UK

Do It Volunteering and Its Work in the UK Volunteering isn’t something that is normally done just to take up spare time. Most people who choose to volunteer do so because they truly enjoy helping others. The United Kingdom participates in the United Nations Volunteers program .Volunteers from various UN Nations gather together to offer

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When to Look for a Designated Driver

Imagine this. You are out with friends and enjoying an amazing night of drinking, dancing and socializing. Then the night comes to an end. What happens if everyone you are with has been drinking and for the most part are drunk? Do you a) get in the car and drive home, b) find someone else

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I Hate My Boss So Much

I Hate My Boss…. Dealing With The Horrible Boss Nearly everyone has made this comment to themselves or to another person at least once in their lifetime. It is simply a fact of life that a job is going to come with a boss and that boss is going at some point to make demands upon

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Are You Abused? A Guide to Domestic Violence

Spouses and domestic partners, by the nature of the closeness of the relationship, often have disagreements and arguments. But when does this adversarial behavior venture into the territory of domestic abuse? Obviously, direct violence (hitting, pushing, and other forms of physical abuse) should not be a result of arguing and fighting. But neither should the

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