How To Know If You Are A Victim Of The Sunk Cost Fallacy

The Sunk Cost Fallacy

The sunk cost fallacy is one of the most dangerous logical fallacies you can fall victim to.  As soon as you start to feel as though you have invested time or resources into an activity, you are likely to want to continue investing in that activity. What makes this even more difficult is that fact that you can always find someone who would tell you to keep pushing on or keeping going down the same road.  Nearly everyone has been exposed to some type of motivational meme or quote that leads … [Read more...]

Self Esteem: How To Have a Consistently Amazing Outlook On Life

Self Esteem How To Have A consistently Amazing Outlook On Life

Self Esteem problems are one of the most important issues facing adults today. Many people have a negative outlook on themselves and their lives that was inherited from their parents, friends or significant other. While post people are familiar with the idea that you are the average of the 5 people you spend your time with, they fail to realize the impact this can have on their internal life and their mental well being.  It's easy to see that you might have clothes, a car, or a job that is … [Read more...]

How To Make Meditation Easy With EEG Wearable Headsets

EEG Wearable Headsets

It seems like it's almost common knowledge that meditation is a beneficial and worthwhile practice.  Most people, if pressed, will agree that their lives could be enhanced by a regular meditation practice.  Beyond meditation's ability to help people to calm down and focus, it can assist people in getting at the heart of deep seated emotional issues. While this might seem like a luxury, or something to be considered in your spare time, working through emotional issues can be the key to … [Read more...]

How To Do What You Want By Overcoming Learned Helplessness

How To Do What You Want By Overcoming Learned Helplessness

"Learned helplessness is the giving-up reaction, the quitting response that follows from the belief that whatever you do doesn't matter."  -Arnold Schwarzenegger Learned helplessness is arguably the most underrated and under diagnosed mental condition.  Most people are exposed to this form of mental illness during casual everyday conversations. For example, when someone casually mentions that they "just don't care", or when asked their opinion on something and respond with "whatever". … [Read more...]

How to Know Which Type Of Meditation Is Best

How to Know Which Type of Meditation Is Best

     "An average man's mind is filled with countless thoughts, and therefore each individual one is extremely weak.  When, in place of these many useless thoughts, there appears only one, it is a power in itself and has wide influence."  Pioneering occult theorist Mouni Sadhu emphasizes the importance of developing the ability to focus the mind to live a well ordered effective life. In the introduction to Mental Mastery he writes " Imagine you have an un sharpened pencil or a small … [Read more...]

How To Relieve Depression By Fighting Cognitive Dissonance

How to Relieve Depression By Fighting Cognitive Dissonance

In this article I am going to discuss some theories on the source of everyday depression or malaise.  The experience of feeling like "nothing matters" or "nothing I do will have any consequences" is one that many people are faced with. In the article on how to stress less feel better and relax, I talk about some of the common sources of people's rumination, or repetitive thoughts.  What I will elaborate on in this article is the more sinister nature of rumination.  Particularly how rumination … [Read more...]

How To Cure Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

How To Cure Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

In this article I abbreviate some of the literate surrounding Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and point toward a solution for people seeking treatment for themselves or their children.  This guide serves as an introduction to the topic and provides a realistic and simple plan of action for the reduction or elimination of symptoms. I assume you understand that this piece is in no way an attempt to replace the advice of a qualified medical professional.  The medical community favors … [Read more...]

How To Stress Less Feel Better and Relax

How to stress less feel better and relax

In this article I want to discuss a simple solution to your problems related to stress.  I promise I will give you the answer to your fried nerves. First, I want to make sure we are on the same page regarding the origin of your stress problem. TL:DR - There are simple technologies that represent the 80/20 solution to curing your mental problems You see if you are stressed out, or suffering from a clinical, or sub-clinical condition having to do with stress or anxiety, you are part of the 1/3 … [Read more...]

Enhance Your Nervous System

In physique training the central nervous system is discussed quite a bit.  People will talk about how they don’t want to burn out their central nervous system (CNS).  While you cannot actually burn out your central nervous system, it is a good idea to make sure it is firing on all cylinders.  The Central nervous system is comprised of two main systems the sympathetic nervous system and the autonomic nervous system.  The sympathetic nervous system is responsible for the fight or flight response … [Read more...]

Decision making and advancing goals

Decision making is the most important skill in life.  Change is the only constant in life, and change brings decisions.  Those who excel at decision making will accell in life.  For this reason, decision making requires close consideration. On the topic of decision making legendary entrepreneur Tim Ferris” has some very strong feelings. “Any subject can be overwhelming. Magazines have to fill editorial space month after month with “new” recommendations and the result is predictable: … [Read more...]