Have you ever been pulled out of your sleepy state of denial into the cold reality of your life? When was the last time your calm, peaceful state of mind was pierced by the harsh experiences that bec...
Guiding your child to behave in a positive manner is as easy as 1,2,3. Two business practices have been adapted for family use. The first one is compelling in its simplicity. 1. Set a GoalThe first s...
Now is the time of year to get Peppermint Extract. Yes, Peppermint extract. Why? What if your cat needs to go to the veterinarian? What if your cat gets into a fight or eats too much turkey? What...
"A narrative or story is anything told or recounted; more narrowly, something told or recounted in the form of a causally-linked set of events; account; tale, the telling of a happening or connected s...
The psychology of retailingAnother holiday shopping season is here. You have the best of intentions and a budget all worked out. This year it will all go perfectly. You have probably said this for s...
Are you a good co-worker, or are you annoying the life out of those around you? Many people claim they are "different outside of work," but the relationships with the people you work with can negativ...
Is there a shortcut to true power and character change? After all, the women you desire are primordially testing you on your relational power and expect any man they'll sleep with to be at least equa...
Also known as self-fulfilling prophecies, interpersonal expectancy effects have been shown to be a significant phenomenon in human interaction. Assessments of participants' behavior during the interac...
Charles Horton Cooley was one of the founders of what sociologists refer to as the interactionist perspective. In Cooley's view, we are not born with a self, nor does the self emerge merely because we...
Many of us have lovely dogs, which are like a member of the family. Everyone in the family loves the dog and gives it lots of affection. We see it almost as a kid. But dogs are not kids, and we should...