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7 brutal truths I learned about life after giving up “positive thinking”

7 brutal truths I learned about life after giving up “positive thinking”

I’m sickened by the amount of times I’ve heard people recommend “positive thinking” in order to create positive change in someone’s life. On the face of it, it makes sense. “Your thoughts create your reality” seems obvious. Therefore, “think positively” to create positive outcomes. In fact, “thinking positively” even worked for me – for a […]

Here are 7 things you don’t know you’re doing because you’re highly intelligent

Here are 7 things you don’t know you’re doing because you’re highly intelligent

Do you think you’re intelligent? If you’re like most people, you probably think you aren’t. Unfortunately this is what boring, routine tests do at school. The people who “conform” and “follow instructions” believe they’re smart because they get As, while the people who think for themselves and pursue their own interests are labelled as dumb. […]

A psychologist explains the best way to rewire your brain to let go of negative thoughts

A psychologist explains the best way to rewire your brain to let go of negative thoughts

You already know that positive thinking leads to a more fulfilling life. That much is clear. But how can you actually think positive when your mind is consistently stuck on the negative? And how can you do it naturally…without using medication or alcohol? Well…that’s exactly what Alison Ledgerwood talks about in this TEDx talk today. […]