Psychology


Building A New Home? Key Issues To Consider

Building a new home is an exciting but scary experience. It’s also a considerable investment. But for most of us it’s a one-off that we’ll never get to repeat, and so it’s vital that as well as having no regrets, your new home stands the test of time. In this article we look at some of the important issues you need to consider when planning your new home.
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The Benefits of a Customer Survey

Conducting a customer survey can be a valuable process for a business. It can help you get a better understanding of your customer’s needs and concerns so that you can improve your product or service offerings to fall in line. By taking note of your customer’s satisfaction and responding to any issues, you can improve loyalty and the profitability of your business.
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Treating Seasonal Affective Disorder

Do you ever wonder why you feel a bit down when the winter months roll around? The winter blues are quite common, and usually last a couple of weeks. But if your blues are more of an intense longer-lasting feeling, then they could be caused by Seasonal Affective Disorder. Let’s explore more about this disorder, and the treatment available.
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Finding Your Tribe, Or How to Meet People You Click With

Discovering like-minded people you feel an immediate rapport with is difficult.Will they make time for new friends when maintaining existing friendships is time-consuming enough? Making new friends is essential because your existing friends may get involved in a new and somewhat exclusive relationship. They may also move out of town and often you just lose touch. Pretty soon you could find yourself…
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How To Cope When Your Favourite Sports Team Loses

The thing about sports is that there is always a winner and a loser – apart from those rare occasions when there is a draw and everyone wins. It is such a buzz when your team wins, that you even get to do a victory dance and hug random strangers at the pub. But it’s a different story when your team is the one that loses. It can be a bit like heartbreak really. So here are our tips to help you cope when your sports team loses.
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Successful Property Investment: 5 Common Mistakes To Avoid

With rising property prices throughout the country and especially in our towns and cities, investing in property can seem like a sure fire way to make money. Successful property investment, however, requires careful planning and preparation so let’s look at some common mistakes that novice landlords often make. Not making sure the numbers add up. Making sure the numbers add up goes beyond the initial purchase price.
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5 Ways To Ensure A Healthy Lifestyle For Business Owners

Yes, we know there aren’t enough hours in the day, especially if you’re a start-up business owner or a budding entrepreneur. There simply isn’t time to keep active when your business is just taking off. However, being active is an essential part of a healthy, balanced lifestyle and should be as fundamental as sleeping and eating. What’s more, regular exercise also helps you to be more
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Productivity 2.0: How the New Rules of Work Are Changing the Game

For years, books and articles and blogs on productivity have been showing us how to be more productive: crank out the tasks, multi-task, work faster, be organised. In short, they’ve taught us to be a good part of a corporation that wants more out of us. But that’s old-school productivity, or Productivity 1.0.
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On Compassion Towards Animals

When we talk about compassion, it’s usually towards other human beings — family, friends, neighbours, co-workers, strangers, people out there in the world, suffering. We talk about empathising and suffering, and wanting to act to ease or end the suffering. We talk about taking action, through kindness, to end the suffering in some way.
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Busy Bee? 5 Ways To Increase Your Productivity Levels

If you’re feeling overwhelmed, tired and exhausted and you’re struggling to find your mojo then chances are your productivity levels will be suffering too. It’s natural for all of us to feel below par from time to time for a variety of reasons. But when your productivity levels start to take a dip, how can you bring yourself back up again? Well, here are our top five tips to help you stay sharp and focused.
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