Tag Archives: self esteem

30 Things To Stop Doing To Yourself

Today I’m posting a link to a blog page that is very challenging, very encouraging & very relevant. Enjoy reading … http://www.marcandangel.com/2011/12/11/30-things-to-stop-doing-to-yourself Until next time …

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Keeping a Grip on Reality

If you have ever suffered from low self-esteem, depression or low self-confidence, you will know how easy it is to see unreality! I read a great quote the other day which went something like, “If I think hard enough I … Continue reading

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What We Have Not What We Don’t!

I don’t know about you, but one of the biggest hurdles I’ve had to overcome (and still fight daily) is the idea that others know more than me, especially in areas where I am dubbed an expert. I think a … Continue reading

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What are the Dangers of Self-Esteem & Self-Confidence?

This may seem to be a pointless question after my last few posts, but self-esteem and self-confidence, like most other qualities must be held in balance. We have all met the ‘over-confident’ and those whose ego and self-esteem are so … Continue reading

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What are the Benefits of Building Self-Esteem & Self-Confidence?

In short, many!! But let’s start by considering what we will avoid.  When we are continually dragged down by low self-esteem and low self-confidence the impact is much wider than our work; it affects our whole life! Biologically, our bodies … Continue reading

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How Can We Affect Self-Esteem & Self-Confidence in Others?

It is always worth considering what impact we can and do have on the self-esteem and self-confidence of other.  If these qualities in us are affected by external input from our parents, peers etc (i.e., others) then we too can … Continue reading

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Self-Esteem & Self-Confidence

Today I’m going to start a ‘mini-series’ on what I see as possibly one of the most crucial elements to any success story:  self-esteem and self-confidence.  I’ve put them his way round for a reason that will become apparent as … Continue reading

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The Power of Music to Change the Label

Don’t you just love the way we label people … loser, nobody, somebody, hero etc. But we make these decisions with very little supportive evidence .  We look at people, perhaps at what they’ve done (or not done) and then … Continue reading

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Our History Determines Our Success: True or False?

Lately I’ve been thinking about how our achievements in life are shaped and moulded by our history and experiences, with some of the strongest stimuli for success or failure being in our childhood years. I know this can be an … Continue reading

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Bushcraft, Fires & Growth

My 13 year old son, Matthew, completed a 5 day bushcraft course last week.  For him, the experience of being out in the wild was an exciting challenge, despite the fact that he had to cancel an activity he was … Continue reading

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