This Is How Marriage Changes Your Personality (Apparently)

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 05.09.2017 | UK Lifestyle

If you’re planning to tie the knot, prepare to undergo a personality change at the same time. According to recent research, getting married makes yo...

12 Things That Will Sound Too Real If You Have Imposter Syndrome

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 06.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Everyone goes through periods of self-doubt, but there are others who spend their whole lives feeling like a complete fraud and just waiting to be cau...

Can Your Personality And Mood Really Impact Your Driving Performance?

Chris Brauer | Posted 26.05.2017 | UK Tech
Chris Brauer

We're living in an age of obsession with measuring every aspect of what we do. From hours of sleep, number of steps, and calories consumed, to monitoring our emotional state. New innovations and technologies being unveiled at a rapid pace makes this incredibly easy for people to do.

Top Tips For A Happier Nine-To-Five

Fiona Hotston Moore | Posted 24.05.2017 | UK
Fiona Hotston Moore

They say work is what you make of it, but actually it seems to be what others make of you at work that matters. If only careers advisors made that a...

You Can Tell More About A Person From Their Facebook Profile Than Actually Meeting Them

The Conversation UK | Posted 05.05.2017 | UK Tech
The Conversation UK

We judge people all the time. Research shows that when we first meet someone, we instantly use features such as their attractiveness and facial expressions to form an opinion about how approachable and trustworthy they are. The Conversation

12 Things You Only Know If You’re An Introvert

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 19.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Most people don’t love the idea of making awkward conversation with people they barely know, but for introverts a poke in the eye is preferable to m...

How To Win Votes And Influence Politics: Donald Trump Provides A Powerful Lesson In Defying The Norms Of Political Behaviour

James Weinberg | Posted 21.02.2017 | UK Politics
James Weinberg

If Trump is a warning about the cost of ignoring anti-political sentiments and particularly the cost of broken promises, then the UK must reconsider the institutional feasibility constraints placed upon our politicians and make a greater effort to understand the personal costs of elected office.

What's The F-Word In Your Language?

Ripu Daman Singh | Posted 13.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Ripu Daman Singh

There is something cathartic about speaking a language that allows you to abuse freely. To say things that perhaps seem indescribable in other languages. Not because we lack the vocabulary or feel tied down by the hard rules of grammar. But because that particular language brings out the notoriety in our personalities.

Mental Health, A Modern Concern?

Lucy Fisk | Posted 30.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Lucy Fisk

So why then do so many of us still seem to be suffering? What is it about the world we live in today that causes so much stress that so many of us are depressed, suffering with anxiety issues, personality disorders, eating disorders, sleep disorders and a number of other issues all involving our mental health.

Science And Arts

Deborah Bull | Posted 25.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Deborah Bull

The data reveals that 52% of those who define themselves as 'sciency' also choose to describe themselves as 'arty', suggesting that many of us do not see our skills and interests as being confined to a single category.

1 In 3 People Have An Envious Personality Type

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 16.09.2016 | UK Tech

Ever felt like you could really do with a scientific reason to justify your tendencies to be a jealous green-eyed monster? Well, today’s your lucky ...

Is Myers Briggs Legit?

Cat Neligan | Posted 07.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Cat Neligan

You might have come across the Myers Briggs Personality Type Indicator before. You might have taken the official test, or one inspired by it, and were given a 4-letter 'personality type'. But the validity of this personality type indicator is... questionable. Even the Wiki reveals how shaky the foundations are.

How Important Is Personality in Politics?

Liam Marchant | Posted 21.07.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Liam Marchant

Whoever said that 'politics is show business for the ugly' was being disingenuous. The stars of BBC Parliament are far more image-conscious than the r...

Religion Ain't Sexy - But Why?

Jonathan Jong | Posted 03.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Jonathan Jong

One piece of advice then, to the devoutly religious looking for love in an increasingly secularised world: make it as clear as possible that you're curious about other perspectives and novel experiences.

What Does Your Breakfast Say About You?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 31.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

If you spread butter to the edge of your toast you're a perfectionist. If you eat a different breakfast every day you crave excitement. That's acco...

Compassion and Kindness

Charlotte Ballantyne | Posted 30.01.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Charlotte Ballantyne

Compassion is a funny thing isn't it? Human emotions are complicated and difficult to understand; sometimes we can barely understand ourselves, let alone others. Motivations and reasons behind our actions and behaviours and responses can intersect, and finding the true root of a problem can seem impossible at times. Often, it isn't the answer we expect.

Mirror, Mirror on the Wall

Vicky Frankland | Posted 26.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Vicky Frankland

One thing that we are often told is that we always should strive to be better and in many ways, I agree. Working hard to progress your career, creating goals and attaining them; developing your personality and the way you treat others; all of these things are beneficial to you.

Personality Disorders Unfairly Judged?

Danny Bowman | Posted 11.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Danny Bowman

Leighton Meesters character becomes obsessed and controlling over Minka Kelly's character and she is described to have a personality disorder. The way it was portrayed many argue was wrong and far from the truth, with it showing further use of stigmatising footage against mental illness.

Does a 'Plan B' Give You The Edge ?

Saoud Moco | Posted 09.11.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Saoud Moco

For many amongst us, choices are simple, straightforward and so are life objectives. To you guys I bow out as I'm probably one of the majority who struggle to make sense of why things don't turn out the way we want them to.

Three Reasons Why Being Nice Is More Important Than Being Sexy

Liz Marie | Posted 27.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Liz Marie

I don't believe that nice guys finish last. At all. Whatsoever. In fact, male or female-being a genuinely nice and caring individual will take you much further, and much faster, than being the hottest person in the pub or on your online dating website.

Personality vs Diploma : Six Things You Should Know

Jeremy Lamri | Posted 26.10.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Jeremy Lamri

Only 17% of graduates feel prepared for their first job. Isn't school about preparing young people for real life? ... Let's promote an education system that encourages young people to grow and assume their personality... Personality versus diplomas: who wins ?

Get Spotted on Your Personality!

Jeremy Lamri | Posted 09.07.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Jeremy Lamri

am pretty sure you all know the celebrity I am going to write about in this article. He is one of the most gothic filmmakers in Hollywood. And even though he has been this way his all life, he did not get the opportunity to express his particular talent during his first professional years. Frustration, anger, isolation.

WATCH: Can Your Toes Predict Your Personality?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Flashing your toes in a pair of sandals could reveal more about you than just your favourite nail varnish colour. Yes, according to experts, everyt...

Introvert? Extrovert? None of the above?

Anna Brown | Posted 17.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Anna Brown

Introverts idolising the traits of extroverts, and extroverts worrying about interacting with introverts is restricting the way we live our lives. What goes on in the mind of the average adult is much too complex to assume that everyone you encounter either falls into one category or the other.

Embracing Individuality

Charlotte Ballantyne | Posted 10.04.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Charlotte Ballantyne

Embrace what makes you unique. Passion is a great quality in a person, so don't hide the things you enjoy, the things you are passionate about. Dye your hair an unusual colour. Get that tattoo. Go see your favourite band live. Take up that hobby you've been curious about. Act like a freak.