Many of us are excited about stepping out from the shadows of the pandemic. Let’s reinvigorate our communities when we do.

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Highly sensitive and high-achieving? You may fit into this personality type.

8 Useful Communication Tips I Used As an Optometrist

Mindfulness Embarrassed Me Until I Saw It’s More Than Hippy-Dippy Nonsense

I Tried Day Batching. It Changed My Life.


How to prepare for the inevitable conditions of fire season: power outages, air quality, anxiety, and evacuations

The city of San Francisco under smoke-filled skies.
The city of San Francisco under smoke-filled skies.
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8 great guides to launching creative side hustles for fun and profit

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People ask us what we look for at Better Humans. It’s really pretty simple.

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  1. It’s coming from a reader—often a coach—who wants to be aware of canonical works to read and bookmark for targeted needs at a later time, or
  2. It’s a question from a writer who wants to be published in Better Humans.


N of 1 Quantified Studies


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  • Achievers are goal-oriented and enjoy meeting milestones they set for themselves
  • Explorers want to learn as much as they can about the game they’re playing—mapping it, experimenting with it
  • Socializers most enjoy their interactions and conversations with others; relationship building
  • Killers like to demonstrate and exercise their power over others

Terrie Schweitzer

Editor, Better Humans. Coach.me. Bubbler. Hawk watcher, birder. Permaculture fan. RPCV (Ghana 2011–2013). http://terrie.me

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