Are you assertive? Aggressive? Are you even sure? Most people are familiar with the terms, but many can’t clearly articulate the differences between these two qualities. It’s important to understand the differences, as well as the advantages and disadvantages of both. Only then is it possible to make a wise decision about which best suits your … [Read more...] about Assertive or Aggressive: Which One Are You?
Hobbies are optional activities, so they should be fun. But hobbies can also provide other benefits, such as greater self-confidence. Imagine an activity you enjoy that also has the potential to enhance other parts of your life. That’s a powerful activity! Of course, any activity that builds your self-confidence could also stretch your comfort zone a bit. But that’s what … [Read more...] about 8 Hobbies That Build Self-Confidence
Networking is one of the most valuable things you can do as a business owner. Studies suggest that networking at events can gain companies up to 20% of their new customers, and a networking strategy can also be the key to finding new investors and partners that will help to grow your business. Unfortunately, it isn’t always easy to network successfully. Not only do … [Read more...] about Quick Networking Tips for Entrepreneurs Short on Time
Fear of success? Fear of failure is something we can all understand, but fear of success? It might sound a little funny, but many people fear success even if they don’t realize it. Success isn’t 100% positive, and there’s a part of you that understands that. Success brings attention, requests for help, and maybe even disappointment. It wouldn't be much fun to achieve your … [Read more...] about Why Your Fear of Success is Holding You Back
Were you ever about to do something - and then suddenly, that voice inside your head starts talking? Why did you do that? You’re a bad person. No one wants to talk to you. You will never achieve anything in life. That negative voice inside your head that judges, criticizes, or demeans you is your inner critic. Your inner critic plays a critical role in how you see … [Read more...] about 7 Tips for Dealing With Your Inner Critic