Psycology of success

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Psycology of success
2014-10-27 23:06:05
chapter 1
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  1. Success
    lifetime fulfillment that comes from creating a sense of meaning in your work and personal life.
  2. Self direction
    The ability to set a well-defined goal and work toward it.
  3. Role model
    A person who has the qualities you would like to have.
  4. Happiness
    A state of well-being that comes from having a positive evaluation of your life.
  5. Psychology
    The scientific study of human behavior.
  6. Behavior
    Anything that people think, feel, or do.
  7. Nervous system
    A system of nerve cells that regulates behavior by transmitting messages back and forth between the brain and the other parts of the body.
  8. Conscious mind
    the part of the brain that controls the mental processes of which we are aware.
  9. Subconscious mind
    the part of the brain that controls the mental processes of which we are not actively aware.
  10. Cognition
    Mental processing of information in any form.
  11. Emotion
    a subjective feeling that is accompanied by physical and behavioral changes.
  12. Self
    your sense of being a unique, conscious being.
  13. Self-image
    all the beliefs you have about yourself.
  14. Social role
    a set of norms that define how you are supposed to behave in a given social position or setting.
  15. Self-presentation
    altering your behavior to make a good impression on others.
  16. Identity
    how you choose to define yourself to the world.
  17. Individual identity
    the physical and psychological characteristics that distinguish you.
  18. Relational identity
    how you identify yourself in relation to important others.
  19. Collective identity
    the sum of the social roles of you play and the social groups to which you belong.
  20. Culture
    the behaviors, ideas, attitudes, and traditions shared by a large social group and transmitted from one generation to the next.
  21. Gender role
    a set of norms that define how males and females are supposed to behave.
  22. Gender bias
    when one is treated differently or unfairly due to one’s gender.