Mental health, emotional wellbeing & personal development

Tag: self confidence

12 Core Boundaries To Live By

12 Core Boundaries To Live By

1. Never date someone who is married or has a partner. This also rules out people who have just separated, have been long term separated with no actual divorce on the horizon, and who are not over their ex. You are not a buffer/emotional airbag. You’re not […]

Dealing with tactless people

Dealing with tactless people

Dealing with tactless people takes a little insight into their behaviour. Instead of personalising their tactless remarks or behaviour, see it as an issue with them, not you. The truth about tactless people Some people really have no sense if what is/isn’t appropriate to discuss. […]

Signs that you don’t value yourself enough

Signs that you don’t value yourself enough

Have you ever asked yourself whether you value yourself enough? When we value ourselves we tend to have increased happiness levels, we maintain clear boundaries and we have no problem speaking up for ourselves. We are born blank slates, as we grow older we begin […]

Be yourself in a world full of haters

Be yourself in a world full of haters

Be yourself in a world full of haters. It’s the tougher option for sure. It’s so much easier to give in to peer pressure, to want to people please and be liked by everyone. We all know though, you can’t please everyone all of the […]

How to build confidence in 6 easy steps

How to build confidence in 6 easy steps

True self confidence comes from the way you see yourself, not how others see you. When you build self confidence to a good level, you like yourself irrespective of what others think of you. Your self worth does not come from achievement or external validation. […]

The definitive guide to supreme self confidence

The definitive guide to supreme self confidence

So what’s the difference between self esteem versus self confidence? Self esteem is created by external validation and self confidence comes from within. Albert Ellis, a famous Psychologist was once quoted saying, “Self-esteem is the greatest sickness known to personkind because it’s conditional”. Self esteem […]

Tips on being body confident

Tips on being body confident

With today’s use of technology, specifically social media, body positivity has become a big topic. With Ashley Graham being one of the most famous plus-size models, and fashion retailer Aerie launching their #AerieReal campaign, being body positive is now more important than ever. It’s a journey […]

One thing you must NEVER give up

One thing you must NEVER give up

You want to know the one thing that you should NEVER give up, not for anyone or anything? The simple answer is your self respect. Never give this up for anyone. I have seen people sell their souls to make more money, cut off their […]