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It’s Never Too Late To Start

It’s Never Too Late To Start

Harli Jordean began his obsession with marbles at age six. In 2011, Harli was named the world’s youngest CEO at the age eight. His company Marble King, now sells specialty marbles at a price tag of up to $1000 US dollars. But what if you are not like Harli and don’t find your calling until [...]

April 27, 2015 Friends of The People Life, Culture & Society, Work-life Balance 0

14 Truths About Being an Introvert

14 Truths About Being an Introvert

http://truththeory.com/2014/10/08/14-truths-about-being-an-introvert-that-mainly-introverts-will-understand/ In her book “Quiet: The power of introverts in a world that can’t stop talking“, Susan Cain illustrates how today’s world has created an Extrovert culture; the ideal is to be sociable, loud, bold, and it is so because it resonates with how most of our interactions are nowadays. We are bold and loud [...]

April 6, 2015 Friends of The People Life, Culture & Society, Mental Health 0

13 Things Mentally Strong People Don’t Do

13 Things Mentally Strong People Don’t Do

By Amy Morin (http://www.lifehack.org/articles/communication/13-things-mentally-strong-people-dont.html) Mentally strong people have healthy habits. They manage their emotions, thoughts, and behaviors in ways that set them up for success in life. Check out these things that mentally strong people don’t do so that you too can become more mentally strong. 1. They Don’t Waste Time Feeling Sorry for Themselves [...]

March 30, 2015 Friends of The People Life, Culture & Society, Mental Health, Work-life Balance 0

The Demise of Guys

The Demise of Guys

By Philip G. Zimbardo and Nikita Duncan Everyone knows a young man who is struggling. Maybe he’s undermotivated in school, has emotional disturbances, doesn’t get along with others, has few real friends or no girl friends, or is in a gang. He may even be in prison. Maybe he’s your son or relative. Maybe he’s [...]

March 24, 2015 Friends of The People Life, Culture & Society 0

Join Our Team Today!

Join Our Team Today!

We are constantly looking for authors/contributors to submit or publish original content to our website. If you are interested in contributing, please choose one of the options below. You can either apply to become a regular contributor or submit content one-time. Please note that remuneration is currently not available. Contribution is currently only on a volunteer basis, [...]

March 4, 2015 Friends of The People Site News & Updates 1

Schizoaffective Disorder

Schizoaffective Disorder

Schizoaffective disorder is a serious mental illness that has features of two different conditions, schizophrenia and an affective (mood) disorder, either major depressionor bipolar disorder. Schizophrenia is a brain disorder that distorts the way a person thinks, acts, expresses emotions, perceives reality, and relates to others. Depression is an illness that is marked by feelings of sadness, worthlessness, or [...]

November 12, 2013 Friends of The People Mental Health 0

Manic Depression Disorder (Bi-polar Affective Disorder)

Manic Depression Disorder (Bi-polar Affective Disorder)

Background Manic depression is commonly referred to as bipolar disorder. It is a major affective disorder, or mood disorder, characterized by dramatic mood swings. When in a manic state, it causes sleeplessness, sometimes for days, along with hallucinations, psychosis, grandiose delusions, and/or paranoia. Bipolar disorder is defined by the presence of one or more episodes of abnormally [...]

November 11, 2013 Friends of The People Mental Health 1

Lupe Fiasco – “Lupe Back”

Lupe Fiasco – “Lupe Back”

A song from Lupe Fiasco’s most recent mixtape. Lyrics/meaning can be found here: http://rapgenius.com/Lupe-fiasco-lupe-back-lyrics [...]

February 9, 2013 Friends of The People Music 0

Welcome to The World

Welcome to The World

Welcome to World: 870 million people do not have enough to eat and 98 percent of them live in developing countries. The USA’s military budget nearly exceeds that of the rest of world’s countries combined. The UN estimates that nearly 30 women are raped every hour, based on data from only 65 countries. According to [...]

December 31, 2012 Friends of The People Life, Culture & Society 0