All posts tagged "confidence tips"

  • Rewiring your brain for confidence

    Rewiring your brain for confidence

    The idea of change can bring up a myriad of emotions. Sometimes, it feels great to venture out on an undiscovered trail or to accept a new position halfway around the world. But other times,...

  • 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 –...

  • 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...

  • The one thing that makes you sound less smart

    The one thing that makes you sound less smart

    We all want to sound smart. But there’s one little habit that can undo everything, no matter how knowledgeable or professional we are. Filler words like “um”, “ahh”, and “err” can make you appear unintelligent...

  • 12 tips to stand up for yourself without being rude

    Speaking up and standing up for yourself can be quite a challenge for some people. It can take courage—which you may feel you don’t have — especially when confronting someone higher than you on the...

  • 10 ways to boost your confidence 

    In everyday life, it’s incredibly easy to second-guess or unreasonably criticise yourself … thus making it very easy to undermine your own conficence, and very difficult to remain confident in your career. Whether it’s not...