PERSONAL Development ... Building Self-confidence.
People often feel less confident about new or potentially difficult situation. Perhaps the most important factor in developing confidence is planning and preparing for the unknown.
Learning and research can help us to feel more confidence about our ability to handle situations, roles and tasks.
Positive thought can be a very powerful way of improving confidence.
" Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence"
- Helen Keller
Author, political activist and lecturer. The first deaf and blind person to earn a BA degree in the US.
Don't think of your mistakes as negatives but rather as learning opportunities
Thank to people when you receive a compliment from them.
Recognise your own achievements and celebrate them by rewarding yourself and telling friends and family about them.
Generally people are attracted to confident people- confidence is one of the main characteristics of charisma
" confidence is contagious"
- Vince Lombardi
US football coach.
As we successfully complete tasks and goals, our confidence that we can complete the same and similar tasks again increases.
Being assertive means standing up for what you believe in and sticking to your principals.
Arrogance is detrimental to interpersonal relationship