14 Amazing Psychology Facts Everyone Needs To Know

In life, psychology is more powerful than logic. This post, from Higher Perspectives, reminds us that sometimes its psychology and not logic, which rules our lives. It’s a fascinating list, backed with sources, my favourites are – 3. The more you spend on others, the happier you are. 10. Convincing yourself you slept well tricks … Read more

31 Clever Tips To Make Life Feel A Little Easier

Anger is energising. The opposite of anger is depression, which is anger turned inward. I have suffered with depression. We all feel low at points- it’s a natural part of life. Feeling low for an extended period of time, especially if you don’t know why or how to resolve it can be damaging to health … Read more

The law of Jante

The idea that there is a pattern of group behaviour towards individuals within Scandinavian communities that negatively portrays and criticises individual success and achievement as unworthy and inappropriate You might not be Scandinavian, but you may have fallen victim to the law of Jante- its a way of repressing others in a group so as … Read more

The Zeigarnik Effect

The key to productivity is working in focused periods of time, while avoiding multi-tasking and disruptions. The Zeigarnik effect is an aspect of psychology which states that we must finish what we start. The Zeigarnik Effect is the tendency to experience intrusive thoughts about an objective that was once pursued and left incomplete. The automatic … Read more

Golf Balls

Go further. Why do golf balls have dimples? This seemingly innocent question is an inspiring metaphor for life- thanks to ET The Hip Hop Preacher for sharing this idea. ET’s explanation is in the video below (at 4mins 44seconds)- if you aren’t religious, replace the word god with the word life ­čÖé Here’s the science … Read more