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Stop Shaming, Start Praising: What I Learned From Growing Up in a Shaming Culture

I was recently in this business meeting where this director openly shamed his subordinate in front of a group of people: in quite a nasty way too. He basically tore his subordinate apart and ripped him into shreds, criticizing him for having low awareness about…

 

[Manifesto] How To Nay-say Naysayers

Are there any naysayers in your life today? How are you dealing with them? This updated naysayers manifesto will help you tackle them. (Click image for larger version) Read the full article: 7 Tips To Tackle Naysayers in Your Life Get this as a poster and postcard at the Personal Excellence…

 

Ask Celes – Should I Tell My Friends/Family about My Interest in Self-Help?

Hi Celes! I was wondering about your thoughts on being open with what you do in terms of personal growth and self-help? I tend to keep my “self-help” activities rather private; almost no one knows that I read several blogs on the topic, journal/mind dump,…

 

#KindnessChallenge Day 11: Be Kind to Someone You Dislike

This is Day 11 of the 14-Day Kindness Challenge for Nov 2012 where hundreds of participants from around the world get together in spirit to do 14 acts of kindness over 14 days. The challenge is now over, but you can still do the tasks in your own…

 

[Manifesto] How To Deal With Rude People

After a few weeks of hiatus, here’s the next manifesto on dealing with rude people! It’s a complement to the How To Deal With Critical People Manifesto, How To Deal With Energy Vampires Manifesto and How To Nay-say the Naysayers Manifesto. (Click image for larger version) Read the full…

 

9 Reasons Why Criticism Rocks (and Some of the Worst Comments I’ve Ever Received in Running my Blog)

This post is dedicated to all of you out there who may not be big fans of criticism. Let’s all embrace criticisms and love them! Last week, I was out having lunch with a great friend, P. Blogging came up as a chat topic. P…

 

[Manifesto] Constructive Criticism Manifesto

How do you provide criticism? Do you critique people in a curt and blunt manner, or are you able to provide criticism that is both useful and tactful? Here’s a manifesto on how to provide constructive criticism. :) Besides the article, the material above is also available…

 

What To Do When Your Friends and Family are Unsupportive (of Your Goals)

Often times on my Facebook, I hear of readers who have problems with their family and friends because they are not supportive of them and their goals. I’ve already written a fair bit about unsupportive people in 7 Tips To Tackle Naysayers in Your Life and 8 Helpful…

 

How To Give Constructive Criticism in 6 Steps

“People seldom refuse help, if one offers it in the right way.” ~ A. C. Benson. Have you ever given suggestions which were subsequently ignored? Have you ever given critiques which were not well received? Have you ever wanted to give constructive criticism on something,…

 

[Manifesto] How To Deal With Energy Vampires

The next manifesto is up! This one is on how to deal with energy vampires - something which many PE readers face on a daily basis. (Click image for larger version) Read the full article: How To Deal With Energy Vampires: 8 Simple Tips Print this manifesto,…

 

[Manifesto] How To Deal With Critical People

New manifesto up. The latest one is based on another all-time classic article on PE, on dealing with critical people: (Click image for larger version) Read the full article: 8 Helpful Ways To Deal With Critical People Please like/share this on Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, Pinterest, etc if you…