Dreams have been described as dress rehearsals for real life, opportunities to gratify wishes, and a form of nocturnal therapy. A new theory aims to make sense of it all.
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Marty Nemko Ph.D.
Getting to want to do the right thing when it's inexpedient.
Thoughts on how to select and make the most of a major.
... and how to boost your chances of success.
Lessons from a client.
Questions to help you decide if it’s right for you.
Some questions to help you decide and to make the most of your decision.
Do they suggest something you want to change?
Mistakes, money, tradition.
An under-considered approach to insight and pleasure.
Toward a life well-lived.
The psychological and the practical.
Email is an under-considered approach for mentoring, even if it weren’t the COVID era. Here's an example.
5 strengths that other people can distort.
A stay-at-home mom wants to go back to work, a careerist guy wants to be Mr. Mom.
Making the most of criticism, even if unfair.
Toward more psychological comfort and nuanced decisions.
Thinking about and even thanking these everyday people will make you happier.
Psychology- and COVID-related thoughts to stimulate your own New Year’s thinking and conversations.
The pros and cons of pursuing the dream career, relationship, home, and vacation.
Enticing and risky.
Thoughts for the despondent at the new year.
Musings on a relationship that's not made in heaven but that we've made work here on earth.
Tips for a better old age.
3 tips for navigating an attribute that can threaten other people.
Nuggets for the introverted or socially anxious.
A former meditator takes a Western look at the popular practice.
Thoughts on mask-wearing, weight control, exercise, and sleep.
Ideas for improving your relationships, work, and happiness.
A career counselor’s musings.
Keys to excellent leadership and management.
Marty Nemko, Ph.D., is a career and personal coach based in Oakland, California, and the author of 10 books.
Not-obvious practicalities, concisely and clearly presented.