We are busy, we are stressed, we are overwhelmed. Everyone is going crazy trying to sort out all he has to do throughout his day, everyone is facing the increasing social pressure which derives from the massive use of social networks. Everyone, more than ever, is constantly comparing herself to her friends, to her colleagues, to her boss.
Given this context, there is no surprise that personal development websites and coaches are getting more and more famous. There is no surprise that more and more people are trying to find ways to overcome the feeling that they are not good enough, that they are not living up to the society’s standards.
But, sadly, like most of the things out there, personal development is a business. Some people spotted the opportunity and found a way to successfully transform people’s insecurities into profits. (read more..)