Instinctive Advantage

Is IQ a determinant of success in life - Think Different Nation - TDN Blog

Is IQ a determinant of success in life?

People who are winners of the IQ battle are not necessarily the winners of the game of life, too. There are many people who score low on the IQ test but have unbelievably amazing personality traits – someone with a low IQ score may be a most gifted multitasker, a great conversationalist, a surprisingly most emotionally intelligent person and so on….

What makes us the human - Think Different Nation - TDN Blog

What makes us human?

What makes humans unique? What are the things that differentiate humans from non-humans? Or what is it that makes us human? These are the questions people have been searching for answers to.

How do we seem to be hardwired to survive - Think Different Nation - Blog

How do we seem to be hardwired to survive?

We come across several survival stories via a variety of news sources and get inspired by them. We wonder how the survivors manage to survive in hard circumstances. What are the secrets of extraordinary survivors? Is it their inner strength that allows them to survive? or are humans hardwired to survive? Yes, of course, humans are hardwired to survive; with the help of survival instincts, our cave-dwelling ancestors remained alive… Read More »How do we seem to be hardwired to survive?

Do we have the capacity to control our instinctive behavior - Think Different Nation - Blog

Do we have the capacity to control our instinctive behavior?

There is a duality within each of us, we think that we intentionally control our actions, but our behavior is far from reasoned and intentioned. Within each one of us, there are two beings: 1. Reasoned being 2. Instinctive being. Both of them compete for controlling our actions and the instinctive being wins. Two different parts of the brain (primitive and higher brain) control these two different beings.

Don’t give people power over you - Think Differently - TDN Blog

Don’t give people power over you

Do you know most successful, resilient, and mentally strong people have one thing in common and that is they don’t let others influence them? They don’t give other people too much power over their life