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How to Identify Emotional Manipulation?
Emotional manipulation is something that manipulative people use in order to have control over another individual by using deceptive or exploiting tactics. An emotional manipulator usually seeks to exploit, manipulate, or even deceive someone else to achieve their personal gain.
Let’s Understand The ENTJ Personality Type
As a doctoral researcher who is fascinated by personality research, I enjoy gathering insights into the different personality types and how each behaves with one another.
Use Absence To Increase Respect And Honor
“Absence diminishes minor passions and inflames great ones, as the wind douses a candle and fans a fire.” — Francois de La Rochefoucauld
The Dark Tetrad Is the Perfect Example of Humanity’s Evil Side
As a Ph.D. researcher, I enjoy gathering insights that will help me better understand our sense of personality, behavior, and mind. While we can’t change how people behave — surely we can identify some of the more dark and questionable sides of our personalities.
Why Do Some People Try To Hold Us Back?
The term crab mentality is originated from the story about “crabs trapped in a bucket”. While trapped, the crabs are unable to escape the bucket as they are continuously dragging back any crab who tries to make it to the top.
A Proposed Connection Between Social Media and Narcissism
As a doctorate researcher in management, I am intrigued to learn more about the psychology of narcissistic CEO and leaders. While I was acquiring knowledge about the psychology of narcissism and narcissists, I came across a specific type of narcissist which is called a digital narcissist.
7 Types of Toxic People You Need to Avoid
As a doctoral researcher fascinated by psychological and behavioral studies, I enjoy gathering insights surrounding our personalities and human behavior.
How Niccolò Machiavelli and Cesare Borgia Teach Us Powerful Lessons in Leadership
As a Ph.D. researcher who specializes in leadership, I gathered insights about Machiavellianism to better understand the inner-machinations and personalities of Machiavellian leaders.
How to Identify Projection and Lack of Self-awareness
What triggers some people to project? What can be done to prevent someone from projecting? Continue reading to find out. According to Karen R. Koenig, M.Ed, LCSW, projection refers to unconsciously taking unwanted emotions or traits you don’t like about yourself and attributing them to someone else.
Everything You Need To Know About Machiavellianism
Machiavellianism is one of the three types of “Dark Triad” personality characteristics, with the other two being narcissism and psychopathy. For those unaware, the Dark Triad is often used to describe individuals who have negative personality traits, such as those lacking remorse and empathy.
How To Identify Gaslighting Behavior?
Gaslighting is known as one kind of manipulation technique in abusive relationships. It is a sneaky, often subtle form of emotional abuse in which the tormentor or abuser compels the victim to doubt their own perceptions and reality. The victim of gaslighting eventually begins to question whether they are going insane.
Forget Everything You’ve Ever Known About Victorian Fashion
During the Victorian era, women’s fashion was mostly influenced by extravagant skirts which eventually shifted to the back of the silhouette. Though, near the end of the century, a more liberated aesthetic and style emerged. Due to the rigid fashion etiquette, different occasions required different types of outfits. Thus, women from the middle and highborn classes would switch to multiple outfits during the whole day.