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Difficult work

Why All The Productive Tasks Are So Damn Difficult

Why does binge-watching Netflix seem more doable than writing the first line of an assignment? Why is it easy to pick up your phone and start recording until you are...

People with better ideas

Why People With Better Ideas Are Less Successful

We all have come across such people who seemingly have below average intelligence and yet they are super-successful. What exactly did they do right? On the other hand, those full...

Procrastination

How To Better Understand Your Procrastination

I have known this since as long as I can remember that I rank quite higher in the league of procrastinators. But recently, I surprised myself by surpassing my own...

Why You Must Stop Seeking Gratitude From People You Helped

It’s surely tempting to stay because you get to listen to at least a few words of gratitude and appreciation, and that too, from a complete stranger. It boosts our self esteem and make us feel worthwhile. Despite that, I would not recommend staying for too long; here’s why:

The Cons Of Sacrificing Too Much For People

Yes, I am talking to you – the person who is considerate and kind. You are halfway through your life and if you look back, you have spent most of your energy on adjusting. Adjusting to other people, their requirements, their preferences, their happiness etc. You think you are doing good to them or yourself. Trust me, you are doing nothing good to them and definitely not to yourself. Let me explain why.