Self Development

Dr JOY Madden

No one really knows why humans experience goosebumps, goose pimples, or goose flesh. This self development article discusses various reasons for experiencing them. If you analyse what produces yours and when they occur, can you use this as another tool in your self development tool kit?

Dr JOY Madden

‘The God Matrix’ by Brian David Alexander is a thriller with a difference. It's a mystery on the deepest level. From the first few paragraphs you are plunged into a story touching on diverse subjects that make you wonder if it is fiction or not. It is suspenseful, gripping, and thought-provoking.

Dr JOY Madden

Criticism is simply feedback on you or your actions but most people see it as a personal attack. If you learn how to deal with it, you will realise that it is one of the best (and free) self development and personal growth tools for success and for achieving your full potential.

Dr JOY Madden

'Mary and Max' is an unusual clayography film by Adam Elliot about true friends. All 200 sets, 212 puppets and 2,000 props are handmade from clay polymers, clays, plastics and metals. A highly recommended film, especially from a self development point of view, but it is not for the faint-hearted!

Dr JOY Madden

Self-worth is really the acceptance that you are okay as you are but many struggle with this. Your self-worth should not change just because disaster strikes. For your own self and personal development, figure out who YOU really are and relish a self-worth that does not depend on external factors.

Dr JOY Madden

In the olden days, a true friend was "someone you would die for." Today, people seem to have numerous friends in real life and on the internet. However, do you know how many of these are 'true friends'? Do you know if you have any at all? This self development article helps you to figure this out.

Dr JOY Madden

Across the net there are many different words banded about like self development, personal development, self growth, personal growth, self help, etc. There is also much controversy and haziness around the self development field. Is it an airy-fairy subject and scam, or is it invaluable?