Social Life

Tips on how to make friends, build trust, and form bonds with the people in different areas of your life, including social circle and workplace. Articles about recognizing and handling toxic and negative people among your social connections.

How to Say No and Set Healthy Boundaries (5 Instances When It’s Necessary)

By |2019-08-12T00:43:13+03:00July 28th, 2018|Categories: Relationships, Relationships & Social Life, Self-Improvement, Social Life|Tags: , , , |

Many of us find it difficult to say no because we strive to be "people pleasers". Unfortunately, we suffer from trying to do this. When it comes to friends and loved ones, no one likes to say no. When someone we love is in need, we want to do everything in our power to meet that need. The truth is, we can’t always do this. Sometimes we have to learn how to say no, even when we want to say yes. But what’s the best

How to Take a Compliment from a Fake or Jealous Person

By |2020-01-31T00:09:51+03:00June 27th, 2018|Categories: Relationships & Social Life, Social Life|Tags: , , , , , , |

Compliments are nice, but what if they come from a jealous or fake person? In this case, you need to know how to take such a compliment without being mean. Being told that you are beautiful or intelligent feels good. I know it’s nice for me. There comes a time, however, when compliments start to seem like backhanded comments. This is because these “compliments” aren’t nice words at all – they are carefully crafted insults. They come from fake people, and there are ways to

How to Deal with Jealous People and Stop Their Toxic Influence on Your Life

By |2019-06-10T15:43:08+03:00May 17th, 2018|Categories: Relationships, Relationships & Social Life, Social Life|Tags: , , , , |

I never knew how to deal with jealous people until I realized how ugly the emotion can be. Jealousy can be a beast, turning you into a toxic person. I know jealousy is wrong, but I was also a part of the problem. Who am I fooling, I can still be a little jealous at times. I’m not proud of what I am, but I do learn things about myself every day and about others. I also learn how to deal with jealous people and

6 Instances When a Friendship Breakup Is Necessary for Your Mental Health

By |2019-08-12T00:29:40+03:00May 14th, 2018|Categories: Mental Health & Wellbeing, Relationships & Social Life, Social Life|Tags: , , , |

If your friend is guilty of any of the below, then a friendship breakup is really necessary for your own mental health and personal development. There are some friendships we form, that are meant to and do last forever. Whether they are forged in school, even earlier or in college or when you start your working life. However, there are some that have a time limit. After all, it would be pretty foolish to expect everyone we meet and befriend to stay in our lives

How to Deal with People You Don’t Like the Way Emotional Intelligent People Do

By |2019-07-27T16:14:15+03:00April 8th, 2018|Categories: Relationships & Social Life, Social Life|Tags: , , , , |

It’s not always easy learning how to deal with people, especially those you don’t particularly like. It’s even harder to deal with the ones you despise. There is, however, an intelligent way. To be honest, there aren’t many people I despise. There are some that I don’t like, but few. More people dislike me, I believe, and I assume it’s because I’m difficult to understand, but that’s okay by me. So, considering I do experience dislike for others at times, I have to learn to

10 Essential Social Skills and How to Master Them

By |2020-03-22T00:43:12+03:00April 7th, 2018|Categories: Relationships & Social Life, Social Life|Tags: , , , , |

Social skills play a significant role in our everyday living. Without these skills, we would be incapable of accomplishing any task. They say that no man is an island, at some point, we’ll have to interact with other people. Social skills help us comfortably make interactions. Research done in recent years has shown that a relationship exists between learning and emotional intelligence. Our social skills are a big part of our emotional intelligence. Social Skills Here’s a list of essential skills that everyone needs and

What Is a Rebound Relationship and 6 Signs That You Are in One

By |2019-04-08T21:23:51+03:00March 13th, 2018|Categories: Relationships, Relationships & Social Life, Social Life|Tags: , , , |

Have you ever said anything about rebound relationships? Perhaps you have had a rebound relationship in the past or are in one right now and don't realise it. 'She's only with him because she's on the rebound'; 'I only got with her because it was on the rebound from Julie, it was never bound to last'. These and similar comments are likely things you have heard said by others in the past. From the outside looking in, a rebound relationship can be very easy to

7 Qualities of Good Friends You Should Seek In Those around You

By |2020-03-02T04:16:27+03:00March 12th, 2018|Categories: Relationships, Relationships & Social Life, Social Life|Tags: , , , , , , |

In this article, we will help you understand some of the qualities of good friends you should be looking for in people around you. This way, you will be sure that you are surrounded by true and good friends. "You can't choose your family, but you can choose your friends" is a phrase I'm sure we are all familiar with. And it ultimately is completely true. Our family is thrust upon us as soon as we are thrust upon the world. We inherit our family.