How to Save Yourself from Negative Influences

Written by Reed Floren

How to Save Yourself from Negative Influences

Watchingrepparttar news can be hazardous to your health.

It's a fact, especially when you're watching events related to terrorism, kidnapping, murder, accidents, or calamities. These incidents make you worry and will leave you feeling weak and insecure. Imaginerepparttar 150572 uncomfortable feeling of becoming a victim someday. This will have a negative effect on your outlook in life.

Your surroundings have a big impact on you. How can you think and grow rich if you're bombarded with messages that relates "how difficult life has become" or "how poor most of us has turned out to be?"

You can't change your environment, but you certainly can control your mind. This is where visualization comes into play. Use your imagination, just as you would when you're still a little child. Imagine your home as a palace, your simple meal as fine dining gourmet, and your nearby park as your favorite vacation spot. Just imagine. Unconsciously, your thoughts will transformrepparttar 150573 images into their physical components.

Ifrepparttar 150574 media can indirectly influence you just by reporting what's happening around, imagine what impact everyday people have on you. These arerepparttar 150575 people that you see and meet everyday. These are alsorepparttar 150576 same people who are expressing their own views of what is right and what is wrong.

When we grow up in a negative environment, we tend to acquirerepparttar 150577 traits and characteristics of people around us.

Many gangsters have been brought up by folks who have either misguided them or have taught themrepparttar 150578 wrong things in life. Throughrepparttar 150579 years, they have instilled within themselvesrepparttar 150580 vices of people around them.

Here's another case.

Pick a nice person, throw him in a group of bad-mouthed individuals who incorporates swear words in their everyday language. Sooner or later, you'll notice that nice person speaking inrepparttar 150581 same manner asrepparttar 150582 group.

4 Brilliant Tips to Speed Read Faster than Ever

Written by Reed Floren

4 Brilliant Tips to Speed Read Faster than Ever

Many people, particularly students, would love to be able to absorb information faster. But before retaining information, they have to go throughrepparttar first stage of learning, which is reading.

For many individuals who are pressed for time, speed reading has become a necessity. However, it's not justrepparttar 150571 reading part that is important. Equally essential is forrepparttar 150572 reader to fully understandrepparttar 150573 words coming out fromrepparttar 150574 book or paper.

Here are some great tips to read and comprehend faster.

1) Relax.

If you're inrepparttar 150575 stressed mode, it would be much more difficult to concentrate; hence, it would just be a lot harder forrepparttar 150576 information to sink in.

2) Know what you want.

Focus onrepparttar 150577 areas that you really need to learn. Some people read all parts of a book, when all they need to know is a specific chapter.

Know your priority. If you need to find out about a certain subject, go torepparttar 150578 Table of Contents and search forrepparttar 150579 heading that best suits your need. If you need to learn more, then adjust accordingly. The important thing is to weed outrepparttar 150580 stuffs that you don't currently need.

3) Get rid ofrepparttar 150581 structure words.

Did you know that around 60% ofrepparttar 150582 words we read are structure words? Examples arerepparttar 150583 words "the, or, and." They are essential inrepparttar 150584 structure ofrepparttar 150585 sentences; but when you ignore them, they basically meanrepparttar 150586 same thing. They only serve to beautify, yet you can understand what you are reading even without them. Try not to focus too much attention on structure words.

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