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Building Confidence: 20 Personal Growth Experts Share Their Advice

I’ve had plenty of times of low confidence in my life. I’m sure you have as well. Maybe you’re dealing with a lack of confidence right now in some part of your life. Unlike self-esteem, which relates more to your essential worth as a person, confidence relates to your feelings about your abilities and capacity […]

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Are You A Highly Sensitive Person Or Empath? My New Book Is For You

How many times in your life have you heard someone say, “Don’t be so over-sensitive”? Maybe they said it another way — like, “Get a thicker skin,” or “Don’t be such a cry baby.” You feel things deeply, and you also feel deeply misunderstood. Most people around you don’t seem to share your sensitive nature, […]

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How To Be A Better Person Every Day

OMG. When I think about the mistakes I’ve made, the unkind words I’ve spoken, the opportunities I’ve let slip by, the unhealthy mindsets I’ve fostered — it makes me want to hang my head in shame. On too many occasions, I have not acted as my best self, the self I want to be. The […]

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A Powerful Formula To Catapult Your Confidence

I’m afraid. What if I fail? I might look stupid. They know so much more than me. I don’t trust my judgement. I’m not attractive enough. I don’t think I have what it takes. I have nothing valuable to say. They might reject me. I have no motivation. Have you ever found yourself saying or […]

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40 Reasons Why You Need To Boost Your Confidence

When I graduated from college, I had a diploma, a degree in English literature, and no idea what I wanted to do with my life. The week after graduation, I sat at the kitchen table in my mom’s house, scouring the newspaper for a job that seemed remotely interesting and that I might be qualified […]

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Ready To Reclaim Your Self-Confidence? My New Video Series Shows You How

I recently conducted a survey of my readers here at Live Bold and Bloom. It was just a one question survey about confidence. The question was: What is your most concerning difficulty related to your self-confidence? I was blown away by the responses — not just the number of responses, but also by how profoundly […]

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25 Things To Remember When Low Self-Esteem Kicks Your Butt

There was a time in my life when I didn’t believe in myself. Having grown up in your average dysfunctional family, I found myself in the role of peacekeeper and people pleaser from a young age. I believed if I was compliant and accommodating, I could keep everyone happy and prevent the wackadoodle behavior going […]

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How To Gain Self-Respect In 12 Simple Steps

Self-respect and self-esteem are different. Self-esteem comes from how you think and feel about yourself. Self-respect comes from what you do. Although you can work on changing your thoughts and feelings alone, the path to self-esteem is far less difficult when you work on self-respect As I said, self-respect is based in action, and it’s […]

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Building Confidence, My New Kindle eBook [UPDATE]

I’ve spent the last couple of years writing blog posts and teaching online courses about building confidence. What I’ve discovered from those who comment on the posts or take my courses is that a whole lot of people lack confidence in some area of their lives. It’s a very common problem, but sadly people tend […]

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How To Gain Confidence When You Feel Insecure

Carol could never seem to get a break. In spite of being highly-educated and one of the most talented people in her office, she was bypassed for promotions and rarely asked to lead a presentation or pitch a client. Not that she minded missing out on presentations and pitches — she never felt comfortable with […]

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How Confidence Stokes Your Love Relationships

A guest post by Ben Altman Confidence.  You know it’s important — a key to success in business, relationships, and life. Hopefully you feel confident most of your day. But what about those times when you don’t? What about those times when you feel you don’t have what it takes to attract a loving relationship […]

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Confidence Boosting Quotes From 15 Top Personal Development Bloggers

How are you feeling today my friend? Are you ready to seize the day and take on the world? Are you filled with confidence and eager to share your ideas, start a new project, or take on a challenge? How often do you wake up feeling this way? Sometimes it seems self-confidence is a butterfly, […]

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