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Public Speaking Star - Muscle Up Your Head

Public Speaking Star – Muscle Up Your Head

Fire up those muscles in your head and put them to good use if you want to be a public speaking star. The mind is your channel of circuits that permit you to discover all the possibilities. The mind has many sides with one being the creative parent side. Now of course you will require […]

Stress As An Enemy

Stress As An Enemy

Stress can be your best buddy or your nastiest enemy. It is up to you to make the decision to get on the good side of stress. We can separate stress by examining the good and bad sides of the force and what it entails. When stress is good it leads us to the cause […]

What Are The Factors That Influence Your Self Confidence?

What Are The Factors That Influence Your Self Confidence?

Self confidence is an attitude that allows people to have positive, realistic views of themselves and situations that involve them. People who are self-confident show that they have control over their lives and their abilities, no matter what happens. They believe that they will be able to do what they set their mind to with […]

Using Acceptance To Get Out Of The Anger Trap

Using Acceptance To Get Out Of The Anger Trap

Many people feel trapped by their anger, unable to retreat or withdraw once their anger feelings are triggered. It’s like being launched on autopilot into a tight space where there doesn’t seem to be any room for other choices or other ways of responding. Although recognition is an important start, it is not sufficient enough […]

Boost Your Brain Power With Ginseng

Boost Your Brain Power With Ginseng

Ginseng is a root herb that has been used in China for thousands of years, and in America since the 1700s. Ginseng is a native to China, Korea, Russia, and America. Each variety has slightly diverse characteristics, but all act as an “adaptogen” – a substance that helps you cope with all kinds of physical […]

How To Become A Public Speaking Star With Computers

How To Become A Public Speaking Star With Computers

You might be wondering how a computer can help you to become a public speaking star. Computers can help you write your speech, as well help you efficiently research, write with speed, edit your work, check spelling and grammar and more. Computers can help you get in touch, while helping you to stay informed. Computers […]

Self Improvement Through Setting Goals And Breaking Habits

Self Improvement Through Setting Goals And Breaking Habits

Set a goal for yourself. Start with a weekly goal that you can attain. A sample goal may be to say “no” three times during the week, when you normally would have said yes. For instance, the PTA chairman may call and ask you to donate some time to an upcoming event. Instead of saying […]

Knowing About Paralinguistic Communication

Knowing About Paralinguistic Communication

Paralinguistic communication is the study of voice and how words are said. When we open our mouths we disclose all kinds of things about ourselves that have nothing at all to do with the words we are uttering and controlling the nonverbal elements of our message can entirely change its meaning. Paralinguistic cues refer to […]