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10 Problem-Solving Strategies that Work Nobody likes problems. But they are a part of life, so it’s important to find effective ways to deal with them. The following strategies can help you find your way through potential solutions to find the one that works best in almost any situation. 1. … ...
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7 Tricks for Turning Mega-threats into Micro-triumphs How do you convert big fat ominous threats into bite-sized micro-triumphs? Here are a few suggestions, based on some of the best applications of psychological research.
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Do We Become Less Optimistic As We Grow Older? Research shows that optimism declines with age, but not for older Americans.
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