Why Opposites Attract

Opposites attract for the simple reason that opposites attracting is massively beneficial on many many levels. It benefits us as individuals, it benefits children we have, it benefits society, so much more. For example, imagine somebody who is really good at sourcing water but terrible at finding food, and that person gets with somebody who has identical traits. They would not have no trouble finding … Continue reading Why Opposites Attract

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How to Win Friends and Influence People – If You Wish to Understand People, This Is the Book for You

What it’s about How to Win Friends and Influence People is a self-help book written by Dale Carnegie, published in 1936. The book is all about understanding people with the aim being that by understanding better you will be better able to interact and communicate with people. So basically this is a book that tries to teach you how to build stronger relationships with people … Continue reading How to Win Friends and Influence People – If You Wish to Understand People, This Is the Book for You

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Outliers – If You Want to Understand the Difference between Success and Failure, Read This Book

What it’s about This book looks at the best and the brightest, the most famous and the most successful, and asks the question what is the key to their success. What makes a high achiever different from everyone else. Why you should read it This book is an absolutely fascinating read, and any person who reads it will likely never be able to look at … Continue reading Outliers – If You Want to Understand the Difference between Success and Failure, Read This Book

Success Is a Lottery – Acknowledging That Fact Will Make the World a Much Kinder and Fairer Place

I’ve just been reading a book by Malcolm Gladwell called Outliers, if you haven’t read it I highly recommend it, it truly is a fascinating read. But anyway, the point that it makes is that success and failure is all about luck, yes most of the time hard work is needed to go with that luck, after all, you have to take the opportunities that … Continue reading Success Is a Lottery – Acknowledging That Fact Will Make the World a Much Kinder and Fairer Place

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Listening Is The Path To Finding Happiness, Because Listening Is The Path To Being Heard

There is nothing more frustrating in this world than feeling like you are not being heard, and that no one is listening to you or getting you, it can leave you feeling unbelievably downbeat and alienated. In fact, such a feeling is the path to a very negative and lonely existence, I know it because in my youth I used to feel this way a … Continue reading Listening Is The Path To Finding Happiness, Because Listening Is The Path To Being Heard

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Relating Not Hating Is the Path To Being Heard

This is the second post in the series I’m writing about all the lessons I would love to teach my younger self if I had the chance, and it’s about people with opposing views and how we deal with them. In my view one of the biggest problems the world has is that large numbers of people when they come across a person who has … Continue reading Relating Not Hating Is the Path To Being Heard

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Best Wrist and Thumb Splints for Scapholunate Ligament Tears, RSI, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, De Quervain’s Tenosynovitis and other Hand and Wrist Injuries

First thing’s first, I highly recommend before purchasing any form of wrist splinting, that you get some advice off a professional who knows what they are talking about. The reason for this is because sometimes wearing a splint can actually hinder a hand and wrist problem i.e. it can make whatever problem you have worse. I know this because it happened to me, due to … Continue reading Best Wrist and Thumb Splints for Scapholunate Ligament Tears, RSI, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, De Quervain’s Tenosynovitis and other Hand and Wrist Injuries

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The Best Speech Recognition Software for desktop computers – for people with RSI and other hand and wrist problems

As a person who has problems with his hands and wrists I can personally attest just how beneficial speech recognition software is for continued use of a desktop computer. In fact without speech recognition software I would not be able to use a computer. That makes speech recognition software, for a person who has problems with their hands and wrists, the most important tool out … Continue reading The Best Speech Recognition Software for desktop computers – for people with RSI and other hand and wrist problems

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The Best Ergonomic Computer Mice and Mouse Alternatives for RSI and Other Hand and Wrist Injuries 2021

It has long been known that a simple computer mouse is enemy number one for a person’s wrists, literally heavy use of a computer mouse puts a person at even greater risk of hand and problems than a keyboard. That means getting the right mouse is unbelievably important, as doing so can not only help stave off future problems, but can help alleviate already developed … Continue reading The Best Ergonomic Computer Mice and Mouse Alternatives for RSI and Other Hand and Wrist Injuries 2021

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The Best Ergonomic Keyboards for RSI and Other Hand and Wrist Injuries 2021

If you have hand and wrist problems like I do or wish to stave off hand and wrist problems, then an ergonomic keyboard is an absolute must. But one of the great difficulties, or at least one of the great difficulties I have found, is that when looking for an ergonomic keyboard you are presented with literally gazillions of options. Like literally so many that … Continue reading The Best Ergonomic Keyboards for RSI and Other Hand and Wrist Injuries 2021