All posts tagged "boost confidence"

  • 5 obstacles to confidence and how to overcome them all

    5 obstacles to confidence and how to overcome them all

    Do you ever catch yourself saying things like, ‘This just isn’t good enough, I’ve got to re-work this before anyone can see it’, or ‘I won’t apply for a promotion yet because I’m not quite...

  • Why confidence is critical to success

    Why confidence is critical to success

    Everyone, from those starting out in their first ‘real’ jobs to experienced leaders in the senior ranks of organisations, have moments – days, months, years even – when they question their ability to face challenges,...

  • How to cure being camera shy

    How to cure being camera shy

    You’ve tried to make your first video, only to lose your train of thought seconds after starting. No matter how hard you try, the presence of the camera keeps tripping you up. It’s OK –...

  • Work that pitch – But not on the elevator!

    Work that pitch – But not on the elevator!

    I am really not a fan of the elevator pitch.  Frankly, I don’t know what I find more distasteful: the prospect of one more impersonal elevator pitch (for funding or a product) landing in my...

  • How to boost your confidence and make an impact

    How to boost your confidence and make an impact

    When you spot a colleague – or dreaded rival! – who seems to overflow with confidence in the workplace, it’s easy to assume that they’re working from a position of complete inner-belief. In fact, there’s...

  • How to boost your confidence the ‘Write’ way

    How to boost your confidence the ‘Write’ way

    If you’re a woman in business, you know how important it is to feel confident. And one of the most prominent places where women’s belief in themselves lags is in the area of writing. Yet...

  • Assertiveness: The ultimate confidence boost

    Assertiveness: The ultimate confidence boost

    Looking back on the past eighteen years of my life, I discovered that I had been very passive. This was mostly due to several hellish years in a ‘Mean Girls’-style high school where I was...