Tag Archives: confidence

Narcissists Often Ace Job Interviews, Study Finds

Health Day Yahoo News WEDNESDAY, April 4 (HealthDay News) — Really, really liking yourself may give you the edge in your next job interview, a new study suggests. That’s because narcissists, known to be obnoxiously high on self-esteem, are better … Continue reading

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‘Pink slime’ eliminated from fast food, but not school lunches

Kusa Denver USA Today The U.S. Department of Agriculture told “The Daily” online newspaper that it’s buying 7 million more pounds of the “slime” for school lunch programs across the country. “All USDA ground beef purchases for the National School … Continue reading

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TEDxUNC – Shamila Kohestani – How Sports Impact the Lives of Women

Shamila Kohestani TED The captain of the first women’s Afghan national soccer team and recipient of the 2006 Arthur Ashe Courage Award talks about growing up under the Taliban in Afghanistan and the challenges facing women and girls in that … Continue reading

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Study questions antidepressant-suicide link

Kerry Grens Reuters The Food and Drug Administration has a blanket warning on antidepressant medications stating they increase the risk of suicidal thoughts and behaviors among kids and young adults, but a new review of clinical data finds no link … Continue reading

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Polish church faces demands to confront sex abuse

Source: NCROnline WARSAW, POLAND — When Bartek Obloj, a 13-year-old altar boy, hanged himself in his home village of Hludno just before Christmas 2007, he left a letter to his mother complaining of being molested by his parish rector. Police … Continue reading

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Six Stages of Changing Bad Habits

Change is not an event, but a process. Change happens through a series of stages, and most successful self-changers fail at least once before they succeed. Willpower alone won’t do it. You need to understand the cycle of change, or … Continue reading

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PM’s media inquiry – fines for ‘grave’ media breaches

Source: Telegraph NEWSPAPERS and magazines could be fined up to $30,000 for “exceptionally grave” or persistent breaches of media standards. In a submission to Julia Gillard’s media inquiry, the Press Council has also raised the prospect of securing government funding … Continue reading

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Influence of Parenting Styles and Bullying Experiences on a Child’s Mental Health

The self-esteem of a child affects one’s sense of self, motivation to succeed, and their overall mental health. This 90-page report investigates two important areas in mental health, parenting and bullying. The emerging and alarming statistics highlight the need for … Continue reading

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Axe the Tax from the Galileo Movement featuring Alan Jones

Source: Galileo Movement AXE THE TAX By the Galileo Movement. The carbon dioxide tax has divided Australia. This video meets people’s needs for truth, understanding, reassurance, security, confidence, hope and clarity. It uses a dramatic depiction of facts on carbon … Continue reading

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Spirited challenge to Greens

Source: 6PR News Greens leader Bob Brown today described the Convoy of No Confidence progress as a ‘flop’. On Howard Sattler’s program, convoy member Rashida Khan invited Greens Senator Scott Ludlam to meet them outside parliament tomorrow. Click here to … Continue reading

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