Tag Archives: Self-esteem

How well do you know yourself?

High self awareness may not be a pleasant characteristic to have. There are other names¬†given to this trait, such as private self-consciousness. Stephen Franzoi of the University of California at Davis has studied the effects of private self-consciousness and found … Continue reading

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Don’t like criticism? You might feel the same way about creativity.

Alex Osborn, known for founding the Creative Problem-Solving Institute,¬† set up a structure for group creative brainstorming. One rule to free people from creative inhibitions forbid criticism and judgment during initial brainstorming. [1] No need to guess why. People tend … Continue reading

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