Latest Motivation Stories

2013-06-02 23:00:52

Dopamine, the mood-enhancing hormone, might help give a memory boost, eReflect creator of Ultimate Memory announced today. A new study gives hope for better understanding of memory formation and how memory declines as people age. New York City, NY (PRWEB) June 03, 2013 Software company eReflect keeps track of all the latest research in memory science, to support and improve their self-improvement software, Ultimate Memory. As eReflect noted today, a new study under lead researcher Emrah...

Facebook Boosts Self esteem
2013-05-31 16:15:44

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Love it or hate it, Facebook is here to stay. The always on and ever present nature of the social networking site has clearly had an impact on society at large, and these effects have been the subject of much study in recent years. Previous research has shown that Facebook can distract us, can divide long lived friendships, and even make us feel envious and sad about our own lives. Now, however, there´s a new study which...

2013-05-30 23:22:56

What a man needs to attract the opposite sex is simply the self-confidence and self-esteem to try, according to dating and relationship expert Carlos Xuma. San Mateo, CA (PRWEB) May 30, 2013 When it boils down to it, there really is only one trait that is necessary to attract women, but that one characteristic is not always easy to adopt, says Dating Expert Carlos Xuma in his new report. “Men who are successful day in and day out attracting women without fail are inevitably the guys...

Choices Make Chimps Emotional
2013-05-30 09:48:02

[ Watch the Video: Bonobo Decision-Making ] Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online In the Stanford University Marshmallow Experiment, children are given a simple choice: Eat one marshmallow now or wait a few minutes and get two marshmallows. The results are chock full of cute kids agonizing over their decision to wait for two marshmallows. Some of them even pantomime eating the one marshmallow, and one even sniffs it just to get a flavor of the treat. Stanford...

2013-05-29 23:20:32

Will the largest Education Department in America, New York City, step up and take a stand against mediocre academic results? City wide proposal submitted to combat summer slide phenomenon by implementing proven, research based solutions. NYC, NY (PRWEB) May 29, 2013 Social and Emotional Learning (SEL) Programs have been in the educational dialogue for well over a decade. Only in recent years has the proposed implementation of SEL practices in classrooms come to the forefront of the...

2013-05-22 23:22:33

“Keeping up with the Jones´” seems to be a concept that´s falling by the wayside, as noted in a recent Financial Post article that focused on the need for people to create careers that meet their personal needs for satisfaction and success. This notion is seconded by FPMG, a performance management firm, which has released advice about understanding needs and motivators as a key to career success. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) May 22, 2013 “Keeping up with the...

2013-05-16 23:00:32

Generational differences, cultural diversity, changing economies, new technology and swift competition have left many of today´s leaders eager to find consensus within their organizations and the tools they need to develop new, more powerful teams who are committed to the big picture. And they are finding all of that and more in the brand new topic offered by International Business Motivational Speaker, Connie Podesta. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) May 16, 2013 Human Relations Expert and...

Word of the Day
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'