Archive for June, 2016

Are You an Optimist, Pessimist, or Realist?


Everyone has a different personality. This is what makes the world go round. When it comes to how you look at things or what kind of outcome you expect, people tend to fall into one of three categories: optimist, pessimist, or realist. An optimist will typically make lemons into lemonade. This means that they see […]

How Optimism Affects the Brain


Our brains are pretty interesting right? Humans have been entranced by the powers of the mind for years. From psychology to surgery – we have wanted to learn more and more about the brain. With all of the technological advancements of the current age, we know more about the brain than ever. But we still […]

Positive Expectations


Do you expect to win or lose? Pretty simple question one would think isn’t it? Stop and think about it for just a second and come up with your answer. I find that the language many of my students really are speaking suggests that when faced with an opportunity of any description, they don't expect […]

Powered by WordPress