Sure, 12 years of school may have been dreadful and exhausting, but that’s not the end of your life.
As much as you want to avoid it, the future is inevitable, so might as well prepare for it!
Why do you need to prepare for your future?
In simple terms, here are some reasons why you should do so:
By definition, it’s the quality of being transparent. It’s known as one of the most important ingredients of being a great leader!
If you are being transparent, it means that —
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Let’s start with the obvious: you know an effective speech when you hear one.
Business meetings, speech competitions or formal events will allow you to realize that speeches are important — the expression of your thoughts is used to convey your ideas to others, which usually results in a motivated and influenced audience.
The act of speaking isn’t new. ‘Golden rules’ and techniques have always come into play, yet the best way of persuasion, entertainment and action is not a one-fits-all.
Speeches are categorized through the environment in which they are used in:
“Dreams are thoughts, stories and images that are created by our minds when we sleep. They can be entertaining, romantic, confusing or perfectly rational.”
Some common characteristics of dreaming are:
Not all dreams have these same, ordinary features but most of us experience it this way.
This seems like a very common question, but scientists don’t exactly have the right answer for it. …
A Silent Voice is a drama animated film that is told in two different time periods, with the first half set in Shoyo Ishida and Shoko Nishimaya’s childhood. Shoko, being deaf, was heavily bullied by Ishida. This was done through various gimmicks and pranks which progressively got worse. However, after Shoko ends up having to transfer schools, Ishida starts getting his karma and his friends bully him for his past insensitivity towards Shoko.
In the next time frame, Ishida is a suicidal high school student and he intends to kill himself, but he ends up changing his mind. …
The Placebo Effect is a recognised phenomenon and it has played a huge role in the history of medicine. Doctors produce a placebo drug(often are sugar pills) or treatment and test it onto patients. As it shouldn’t cause any reaction, the patient’s claims of experiencing curing or side effects would be according to their belief in the treatment, not due to the science behind it.
Though it may seem similar, it’s important to note that “placebo’’ and “placebo effect” are 2 different things.
Placebo is a substance or treatment that is inactive; it does not contain any medication. The Placebo…
The practice of Goal-Setting involves the constant thinking of the future, and how we can plan to improve ourselves in preparation for bringing our lives onto a desired path. Often times, goal setting takes the form of:
Goal-setting isn’t easy. Amidst the process, many would initially lose belief and stop their progress, but the people around us will first disapprove, challenge, then look in awe. Notice the chronology?
The word ‘happyness’ is the line of difference between being happy, and the state of happyness — in the first scenes of the movie, we see that the grammatically incorrect (yet deliberate) title comes from the wall of a daycare center. Chris Gardner, our protagonist, tries to correct it to avoid his son from learning the wrong spellings.
However, there truly is no why in happiness.
Based on a true story, Chris Gardner faces life at the apex of it’s difficulty — after being left by his wife, becoming evicted, and working jobs despite being unpaid, we have no choice…
A mindset is our frame of mind.
It’s a cumulation of:
Essentially, it’s the lens that we use to observe the world.
A fixed mindset is a belief that our qualities are fixed traits that we cannot change.
A growth mindset is thinking that our intelligence can grow with time and experience.