The meta-analysis of research suggests that faster relocation to higher class helps high-ability students…

By |2017-04-17T15:24:02+00:00April 17th, 2017|Categories: Personal Success|Tags: , , |

especially with academic achievement.

The Effects of Acceleration on High-Ability Learners: A Meta-Analysis, Saiying Steenbergen-HuSidney M.Moon, Gifted Child Quarterly, Vol 55, Issue 1, pp. 39 – 53, First published date: October-20-2010, 10.1177/0016986210383155

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Uncompleted goals are particularly likely to stay on your mind.

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Smit surveyed 103 employed people. He asked them to report which goals they completed and which goals they left unfinished at the close of each day. Before bed they reported on how much these goals had occupied their thoughts.

The incomplete goals intruded their minds more. If participants rated a goal as somewhat unimportant it wasn’t a problem.

This effect applied only to participants who were involved more in their job. Those who were less invested in their jobs were immune to the late night thought intrusions.

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Researchers found that admission of an imperfection is an effective strategy to reducing a negative reaction.

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It also helps to cope with the negative assessment of our person or presented contents.

Students were divided into three groups during the experiment. The first group was asked to read some text preceded by information that the material may be incomprehensible. The second group received this same information after reading it, while the third group of respondents read the text without any extra information.

The students in the first group said that the text was quite understandable. At the same time, the two other groups revealed that the fragment was not suitable for reading.

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The properties of touchable objects influence our behavior.

By |2017-04-03T09:43:59+00:00April 3rd, 2017|Categories: Personal Success|Tags: , , , |

During the interview, the employers held either a hard piece of wood or a soft blanket. It turned out that the employers from the first group estimated him as more relentless and firm compared to the soft blanket group during the interview.

There were no differences in women.

Ackerman JM, Nocera CC, & Bargh JA (2010). Incidental haptic sensations influence social judgments and decisions. Science (New York, N.Y.), 328 (5986), 1712-5 PMID: 20576894

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An experiment proved that whether we are happy or not with our appearance affected our intellectual functioning.

By |2017-04-02T03:29:54+00:00April 2nd, 2017|Categories: Personal Success|Tags: , , |

 

A study of approx. 390 participants showed that those who feel better about their body (wearing sweaters) performed better on math tests.

The second group tested swimsuits.

Hebl, M., King, E., & Lin, J. (2004). The swimsuit becomes us all: Ethnicity, gender, and vulnerability to self-objectification. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin.

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Children born to women who are forty years old are smarter.

By |2017-03-29T09:38:47+00:00March 29th, 2017|Categories: Personal Success|Tags: , |

Research between 1958 and 1970 showed that children born to mothers aged 25-29 years received the best results on tests.

Another large study in 2001 showed that the results had turned.

According to scientists, today’s women over 40 years old are more resourceful than young mothers. They are better educated and normally they know what they want.

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Time is also a principal factor for wealthy people as well as money.

By |2017-03-28T11:36:23+00:00March 28th, 2017|Categories: Personal Success|Tags: , |

Corley says that “Investment of our time on anything is lost forever”.

Try to avoid wasting your time on less important app such as end watching Netflix or Instagram posts. you can be selective about the type of app you access. Once you handle time as the greatest risk, you become more exposed on how to spend your time.

Change Your Habits, Change Your Life. Strategies that Transformed 177 Average People into Self-Made Millionaires„. Tom Corley badał codzienne nawyki 233 bogatych milionerów. Porównał ich wyniki z 128 biednymi, którzy rocznie zarabiają poniżej 35.000$.

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Corley says that self-made successful millionaires engage in many streams of income.

By |2017-03-27T09:40:50+00:00March 27th, 2017|Categories: Personal Success|Tags: , |

 Sixty-five percent of millionaires have at least three sources of income. They do this before making their first million dollars.

Side-business or income-generating investments like real estates are good. Diversifying sources of income allows you to weather the economic downturns that occur.

Change Your Habits, Change Your Life. Strategies that Transformed 177 Average People into Self-Made Millionaires„. Tom Corley badał codzienne nawyki 233 bogatych milionerów. Porównał ich wyniki z 128 biednymi, którzy rocznie zarabiają poniżej 35.000$.

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