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Pygmalion & Manhattan Effect vs. Michelangelo Phenomenon

Pygmalion & Manhattan Effect vs. Michelangelo Phenomenon

In the last few weeks, we talked about the Manhattan effect and the Michelangelo phenomenon. Chances are, you’ve also heard of the Pygmalion effect and are wondering what are the differences and similarities among these phenomena. Today, you’ll find out!

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By Ana
The Michelangelo Phenomenon

The Michelangelo Phenomenon

This week, we’ll be talking about the polar opposite of last week’s article, which explains the Manhattan effect. In short, the Manhattan Effect refers to instances where, in a relationship, one person stands against the plans of their partner if he or she sees them as a threat to the relationship. Of course, no one would want that. Here is now to create the opposite and make the best out of a romantic relationship, the Michelangelo phenomenon:

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By Ana
The Manhattan Effect: A Toxic Dynamic

The Manhattan Effect: A Toxic Dynamic

Have you ever heard of the Manhattan effect? It refers to a toxic relationship dynamic that might be considered normal by some people. Today we will explain it to you so you can catch yourself doing it right away!

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By Ana
Self-Confident in Relationships

Self-Confident in Relationships

These are 5 behaviors self-confident people show in their relationships that guarantee their success

Low self-esteem is the first cause of unhealthy relationships and the main cause of break-ups. If you don’t feel good about yourself, you will never believe that someone else could love you and you will constantly end up in relationships with people who don’t really love you, thus confirming your belief that you are unworthy of love. But how do self-confident people escape this pattern?

Low self-esteem is what traps us in bad relationships, sabotaging new relationships and making us feel so devastated and broken when they end.

Everyone’s path to self-confidence is different, but having a picture of what self-esteem looks like and how it can manifest itself in relationships is a helpful way for us to understand what you might need to work on. That is why today we want to show you 5 behaviors that most self-confident people in a relationship have in common.

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By Ana
Ghosting is Bad Enough, but Haunting?!

Ghosting is Bad Enough, but Haunting?!


I think it’s safe to say that pretty much everybody has been ghosted at least once. You never forget the first time, right? I really wish it was different. So, if you’ve been unlucky enough to be ghosted several times, chances are you were or can be subject to haunting too.

How can you know it? And what to do about it? We explain!

What’s haunting?

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By Ana
The reasons why people cheat

The reasons why people cheat

Infidelity is one of the greatest causes of couples and marriages breaking up. When someone cheats in an exclusive love bond, trust is betrayed, hurting their partner. But why do people cheat? Are men and women unfaithful for different reasons?

Here are the main reasons why:

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By Ana
How to reestablish harmony in a relationship

How to reestablish harmony in a relationship

Problems can always arise in one’s relationship, especially in these difficult times of general insecurity. There always comes a point where you begin to think about problems that have accumulated over time. What is the best way to solve relationship problems? Here are a few tips:

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By Ana

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