How Important Is Personality in Politics?

Liam Marchant | Posted 23.07.2015 | 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.

A Brief History of Recruitment

Jeremy Lamri | Posted 20.02.2014 | UK
Jeremy Lamri

Before the industrial revolution, large organisations were those specialised in trading and mining. But recruitment was widely focused on local workers, the management positions being generally reserved for noble or distinguished men...

Leadership and Profitability

Thomas Gelmi | Posted 14.02.2014 | UK
Thomas Gelmi

Employees do not quit jobs or companies - employees quit their managers. This is quite a provoking statement, which gives food for thought. Especially if you consider that up to 45 % of all managers do an insufficient job in the eyes of their team, as a recent survey conducted by the US consulting company Gallup reveals.

Youth Unemployment: Who Is to Be Blamed?

Jeremy Lamri | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Jeremy Lamri

Youth unemployment is not a joke, it is a serious issue that needs to be addressed by every person or organisation, be it either a government, a company, a school or an association.

So It's Okay For Us to Cry in Public Now?

Kerry Hudson | Posted 31.10.2013 | UK Comedy
Kerry Hudson

Yep. So get out your tissues, top up your mascara, and sob your heart out, because we are now a nation of emotional wrecks, but proud?

Talk to Me, Measuring Time and What Really Matters (Part Two)

Samantha van Dalen | Posted 11.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Samantha van Dalen

Everyone wants to talk and stave off loneliness. It is poignant to see men and women of all ages taking a daily stroll in the woods and who seem distant and trapped by their memories.

In Order to Complete This Personality Test, Please Leave Your Personality at The Door

Daniel Warner | Posted 08.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Daniel Warner

Personality tests are used to filter the serial killer from the shopgirl, the transparent from the transvestite and the popstar from the pervert. I still get that incredible feeling of excitement if I go for a job interview and they ask me to fill out a multiple choice questionnaire to deem if I'm worthy of working for them.

Fresh Starts

Laura Schnittger | Posted 07.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Laura Schnittger

Whenever one episode comes to its end, we wonder whether or not we used it right, miss the things we did not get to do and gain energy and enthusiasm for the up-comming challenges. Being thoughtful does not hurt at this point

Life Through Google's Eyes

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.05.2013 | UK Lifestyle

No one likes to imagine that Google knows more about their personality, than they do. However, a new viral video demonstrates that when it comes t...

Born Not Made

PA | Posted 12.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A gene has been uncovered that may help to create born leaders. The leadership gene, known as rs4950, is an inherited DNA sequence associated with ...

Which Famous Christmas Family Are You?

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah O'Meara | Posted 19.12.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Tales about other womens' festive breaks have a tendency to sound rather appealing, when you arrive back in the office after the holidays. As your ...

REVEALED: The 12 Types Of Student

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 16.04.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Anyone who has watched Mean Girls will know the student population can be neatly divided into cliched stereotypes. The nerds, the cool kids, the ho...

Mental Baggage: What Does Your Luggage Say About You?

The Huffington Post | Posted 21.08.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Poor old celebs are used to being tailed by flashing bulbs the moment they make it through departures. But they might surprised to learn, that what we...