Category: Belonging

Mastering Social Awareness: Key Skills Needed!

In our fast-paced and ever-changing world, the ability to manage human interactions with empathy, understanding, and inclusivity cannot be overstated. Social awareness is not just a desirable skill; it’s an essential tool for success in today’s interconnected world. Whether you’re a student, a professional, or simply a member of society, honing your

Social Change Through Personal Transformation!

Imagine unlocking compelling, life-changing insights that will alter the way you think and empower you to take a stand against bias. In Dolly Chugh’s book “The Person You Mean to Be: How Good People Fight Bias”, you’ll discover transformative principles that will challenge your beliefs and inspire you to create real, impactful

Relationship Management: Key Skills for Success

Navigating through high school or a work career is not just about academics or your résumé; it’s about building strong relationships that can pave the way for your success, both now and in the future. Whether you’re leading a group project, resolving a disagreement, or working towards a shared goal, mastering relationship

Use Your Difference to Make a Difference!

In today’s globalised world, being able to connect and communicate effectively with people from diverse backgrounds has become increasingly essential. Tayo Rockson’s book “Use Your Difference to Make a Difference: How to Connect and Communicate in a Cross-Cultural World” offers a transformative approach to understanding the intricacies of cross-cultural communication and how

Conquering Adulthood Needs Self-Control and – Awareness

Going on the voyage of adulthood can often feel like setting sail into uncharted waters as we move through the unpredictable seas of life. Along the way, we encounter storms of change, rocky shores of uncertainty, and hidden reefs of emotional turmoil. In “Mastering Adulthood,” psychologist Lara E. Fielding provides a compass

Relationship Challenges: Building Bridges Across Values.

Imagine you are standing on one side of a river, and your loved one is standing on the other. The river represents the differences in values, beliefs, and priorities that can create significant challenges in personal relationships. Building a bridge across this river requires skills that we’ve either neglected or lacking. In

Learning to do: The Bridge between Theory and Practice!

Part 5 of Learning When it comes to learning and growth, there’s more to it than just theoretical knowledge. Learning to do emphasises the importance of not just acquiring information but also developing the skills and competencies needed to effectively apply that knowledge in real-world scenarios. Confucius’s quote “The essence of knowledge

Rethinking Socialisation for Introverted Self-Determination

Self-determination is a crucial aspect of personal autonomy and empowerment. It involves making choices and decisions based on one’s preferences and values. However, introverts often face unique challenges in achieving self-determination, as they tend to be more reserved and inward-focused. In this discussion, we will highlight why self-determination is often more difficult

Basic Human Needs for A Well-lived Life

As human beings, we all desire to lead a satisfying and meaningful life. Over the years, numerous theories, movements, and philosophies have been developed in an attempt to uncover the secret to achieving this goal. Self-Determination Theory (SDT) is one such theory that can assist us in our search for personal growth

Self-Esteem: The Good, Bad and Ugly!

Self-esteem, the foundation of our self-worth and confidence, plays a crucial role in shaping our lives. It is our overall evaluation of our own worth or value as a human being. It is how we feel about ourselves, our abilities, and our place in the world. It impacts our thoughts, feelings, and