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How to figure out what you're good at (not just what you're passionate about)

How to figure out what you're good at (not just what you're passionate about) | Innovatus | Scoop.it
There is no shortage of jobs that need to be done and problems to be solved, but there’s only one of you.
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The Six Qualities of Good Feedback

The Six Qualities of Good Feedback | Innovatus | Scoop.it
No matter what you do for a living, at some point or another you’re going to have to communicate how you feel about someone else’s work. On the surface, giving feedback may sound easy. However, when you’re put on the spot—whether it’s to share your thoughts on a new website design or on a colleague in a 360 review—the moments we’re asked to give feedback can be tough.
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3 Signs That You’re Hanging Onto Something Toxic

3 Signs That You’re Hanging Onto Something Toxic | Innovatus | Scoop.it
When is it time to let go? Or more specifically, how do we know when to stop doing things that don’t contribute to our long-term plans?
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Janis Joplin on Creativity and Rejection: Her Lost Final Interview, Rediscovered and Animated

Janis Joplin on Creativity and Rejection: Her Lost Final Interview, Rediscovered and Animated | Innovatus | Scoop.it
“You are what you settle for.”

On September 30, 1970, four days before her death, Janis Joplin gave her final interview, a profound c
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She was an upfront girl.

I like that in people.

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11 Things Extremely Confident People Do Differently - Pick the Brain

11 Things Extremely Confident People Do Differently - Pick the Brain | Innovatus | Scoop.it
I remember my younger days when I considered myself lacking in confidence in almost every area in my life. I doubted myself all the time and always felt I'd amount to nothing.
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When to Stay Silent and When to Speak

When to Stay Silent and When to Speak | Innovatus | Scoop.it
It can be tough to know when to speak. Self-awareness, perceptiveness and empathy are the keys to making the right decision.
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Are You Self-Esteemed?

Are You Self-Esteemed? | Innovatus | Scoop.it
Self-esteem is a psychological term that describes a person’s emotional value from his or her own perspective.
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Don’t Fight the Funk: How To Deal With Depression - Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Don’t Fight the Funk: How To Deal With Depression - Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement | Innovatus | Scoop.it
For those of us who suffer with a mental disorder, such as depression and anxiety, we are all too familiar with the funk.
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7 Ways Mindfulness Can Help You Lose Weight, Stress Less And Discover Your Joy

7 Ways Mindfulness Can Help You Lose Weight, Stress Less And Discover Your Joy | Innovatus | Scoop.it
Mindfulness has been a tool to enable me to step off the treadmill of life and live in the moment. While it remains a work in progress, the effects are life-changing. What is mindfulness? It is a way of being.
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6 Tips to Being Happy In The Present Moment - Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

6 Tips to Being Happy In The Present Moment - Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement | Innovatus | Scoop.it
We all want to be happy. But we have preconceived notions or beliefs about what needs to happen in our lives before we can be happy. Maybe we need to get that dream job. Or we need to have a million dollars in the bank.
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Why You Doubt Your Purpose - Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Why You Doubt Your Purpose - Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement | Innovatus | Scoop.it
Most of the time you're happy with your decision to shrug off the expectations for you to conform. You ignore the herd. Your work is important. What you're doing matters. It's your purpose. You've found meaning.
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How to Communicate Without Making Assumptions

How to Communicate Without Making Assumptions | Innovatus | Scoop.it
The only thing you can really know is that you really don't know. Making assumptions is merely guessing, and real communication can't happen if you are doing that.
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Seth's Blog: Confidence is a choice, not a symptom

Seth's Blog: Confidence is a choice, not a symptom | Innovatus | Scoop.it
The batter has already hit two home runs. When he gets up to bat for the third time, his confidence is running high... It's easy to feel confident when we're on a roll, when the cards are going our way,...
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Why And How You Should Practice Mental Fitness

Why And How You Should Practice Mental Fitness | Innovatus | Scoop.it
Before going on with the importance of mental fitness, let’s explain what it is – it’s the work you invest into your psychological well-being and your ability to find joy in each moment of life.
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Whatever you do... make sure you enjoy it.

Have fun!

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How To Always Take Action: Ditch The All Or Nothing Mindset

How To Always Take Action: Ditch The All Or Nothing Mindset | Innovatus | Scoop.it
All or nothing is associated with bravery, courage, and guts. But let's not forget that one of the possibilities in all or nothing is nothing.
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Hate Your Job? Maybe Your Job Hates YOU

Hate Your Job? Maybe Your Job Hates YOU | Innovatus | Scoop.it
Many people, over time, grow to dislike and even hate their jobs. You may be one of those people. What you once loved – if you ever truly loved it – is now a source of disillusionment,
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23 Self Defeating Games That You Might Not Know You Are Playing - Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

23 Self Defeating Games That You Might Not Know You Are Playing - Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement | Innovatus | Scoop.it
Self defeating games play a huge role in undermining our mindset. I came across this list in my notes from a course I attended a few years back.
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How To Conquer Fluctuating Ambition in 5 Steps - Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

How To Conquer Fluctuating Ambition in 5 Steps - Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement | Innovatus | Scoop.it
Related to fear, low confidence will stop you from doing great things. Ambition the night before shows you want it, but it could be that deep inside you don't believe you'll get the results you want.
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5 Easy Ways to Be Nicer to Yourself - Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

5 Easy Ways to Be Nicer to Yourself - Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement | Innovatus | Scoop.it
Years of observing people stumbling over the concept of self-compassion has shown her that we commonly think that treating ourselves kindly will result in being lazy, self-indulgent, and wallowing in self-pity.
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How To Find Your Passion In Life

How To Find Your Passion In Life | Innovatus | Scoop.it
The path we each take to find passion is totally random. Now, you'll say everything happens for a reason and that's true. Every single event in the universe is the result of another event whether we can see it or not.
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Seth's Blog: Never enough

Seth's Blog: Never enough | Innovatus | Scoop.it
There's never enough time to be as patient as we need to be. Not enough slack to focus on the long-term, too much urgency in the now to take the time and to plan ahead. That urgent sign post just...
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