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How To Protect Your Focus From Being "Robbed" By Notifications and Social Media
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Between a cell phone that’s always ringing, a plethora of #social #media apps vying for your attention, and a steady stream of text messages, it probably feels like you can never get a moment of peace. Think about how many times you’ve been working when a notification pops up on your screen. The message might […]

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The Fear of Missing out Has Been Around Forever Even Without Social Media
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FOMO, the #Fear Of #Missing Out was added to the Oxford English Dictionary in 2013. It has #been a popular concept for the last decade or so—largely because of the corresponding rise of #social #media. Many people are now linking FOMO and social media but FOMO isn’t a new concept. It’s been #around since almost […]

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The Fear of Missing out Has Been Around Forever Even Without the Social Media
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FOMO, the #Fear Of #Missing Out was added to the Oxford English Dictionary in 2013. It has #been a popular concept for the last decade or so—largely because of the corresponding rise of #social #media. Many people are now linking FOMO and social media but FOMO isn’t a new concept. It’s been #around since almost […]

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How Fake Friendships on the Social Media Get in Your Way of Real Friendships
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I created my Facebook account about 8 years ago. At that time, I have accepted (and rejected) plenty of friend requests. But I still had thousands of friends. For the first time since creating my account, I logged in last week and deleted hundreds of them. Why? Because I didn’t have a friendship with any […]

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How to Get Close to People You Like Easily Even If You're Not a Social Butterfly
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Being vulnerable with #people is one of the hardest things we can do. Opening ourselves up to others with our inner feelings, emotions and thoughts puts us in the mode of fear – fear of being rejected and disliked for showing our real selves. But a study from the University of Tübingen[1] has found that […]

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How to Declutter Your Social Media Life for Better Productivity
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Nowadays, #social #media comes in a package with the internet connection. Whether you want it or not, everyone and everything is on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Pinterest and many other similar sites. To feel part of your extended group of friends and to be able to tap into the #life of the community, one needs to […]

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How Social Media Manipulates Our Views on Winners and Losers
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#Social #media undoubtedly has it’s perks. Free advertisement, an endless opportunity for networking, and keeping in touch with long lost friends. But there is an incredibly sinister aspect to constantly staying, “connected.” Social media has negatively altered the way we view ourselves as well as others, and it just keeps getting worse. The illusion of […]

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