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Learn To Stand Up for Yourself this New Year 2014 (My Response to an Online Hate Comment Against Me)

With online being an anonymous space where you can literally type anything you want without having to account for it, and the internet being an easier forum for interactivity thanks to the evolution of the web in the past two decades, it’s now easier and…

 

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…

 

#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…

 

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…

 

[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…

 

My Experience Being Bullied by Customs Officers (and 10 Tips to Handle Bullying)

This is part of the Dealing With People series. How To Deal With Energy Vampires 7 Tips To Tackle Naysayers in Your Life 8 Helpful Ways To Deal With Critical People How To Deal With Dishonest People How To Deal With Rude People (3-part series) 10 Tips To…

 

7 Tips To Tackle Naysayers in Your Life

Are there any naysayers in your life? Someone who is perhaps discouraging you from pursuing your goals and dreams? Someone who thinks that you are joking and says it’s impossible when you share about your grand plans for your future? Someone who sabotages your efforts when you…

 

How To Deal With Energy Vampires: 8 Simple Tips

Have you ever faced negative people before? If you are regularly exposed to a fair diversity of people, chances are you probably encountered at least a few negative people, with 1 or 2 really negative ones. How do you feel after your encounters with them? Negative people tend to leave others around them drained, tired and lethargic. …