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The Simple Habit That Will Increase Self-esteem

By amandaalexander | Business

via GIPHY High self-esteem is crucial to our success, equanimity and overall sense of happiness. If we want to feel happy and in control of our own life, it is essential that we nurture our self-esteem. What the heck has low self-esteem got to do with Ripley’s Alien Mother Creature? With low self-esteem, we filter […]

On being yourself

By amandaalexander | Confidence

Being yourself – one simple phrase. But what on earth does it actually mean to be yourself? And do you really know who you are? And what do you do when being yourself means being vulnerable? Because let’s face it, if you truly ARE yourself, then some people won’t approve. Some won’t like you. You […]

How to overcome fear of rejection

By amandaalexander | Courage

Have you ever held yourself back because of thoughts like these? – What if people don’t like me? – What if people reject me? – What if people are mean to me or belittle me? Of COURSE you have. You are human. It’s ok to be afraid of people rejecting you – it doesn’t mean that you […]

Why you should never threaten to “eat your hat”

By amandaalexander | Career

Have you ever said “I’ll eat my hat if that happens”? It’s been a breathtaking, shocking, tumultuous rollercoaster over the past 24 hours in the UK: A majority win by the Conservatives, a landslide victory for the SNP in Scotland and 3 resignations from 3 party leaders. Last night, the Exit Poll started indicating that the […]