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Confidence

Don't Let The Fear Of Failure Limit Your Genius

Jaimal Yogis | Posted 11.18.2012 | Healthy Living
Jaimal Yogis

In the course of writing my upcoming book, The Fear Project, again and again I've been seeing people -- very capable, smart people -- not even attempting their great ideas for one reason: They're afraid of failing.

Don't Be Corporate Roadkill: Get Up, Girl!

Julie Kantor | Posted 11.17.2012 | Business
Julie Kantor

I sat on the floor of my darkened bedroom with the last moments of November light trickling away. I was talking on the phone with my best friend about leaving my job. This friend knew just how much I loved my job, so she knew something had gone awry.

Fearless Living Boot Camp, Day 8: Stand Tall! (VIDEO)

Rhonda Britten | Posted 11.17.2012 | Healthy Living
Rhonda Britten

It's been said that sometimes the fastest way to make a change is to fake it until you make it, and if you want to take an action that transforms your attitude (I'm not kidding) and increases your confidence immediately, you gotta do today's challenge.

Why Less Confidence Could Make You Better at Work

LearnVest | Posted 11.14.2012 | Women
LearnVest

And nowhere is the allure of confidence more pervasive than in the workplace. Whether asking for a raise, giving a presentation or just rounding up co-workers for happy hour, we're repeatedly told that being confident will make our career successful. Until now.

Bill Clinton to Treasury

Brent Budowsky | Posted 11.13.2012 | Politics
Brent Budowsky

Today the economic pain in the nation is real, but for many Americans there has been an economic recovery. America has come a long way since Obama took office.

How to Add Value to the People in Our Lives

Tara Marino | Posted 09.12.2012 | Women
Tara Marino

We all want to feel more confident. We want to know we are here to feel good and know that we are providing value. There is a simple, easy shortcut th...

Eleven Years Later: Looking Back at 9/11

Marian Salzman | Posted 11.12.2012 | Impact
Marian Salzman

Whatever your position on American military involvement in the Middle East, 9/11 encouraged us to stand together and support anyone who was making a sacrifice for America

The Three Rs vs. the Three Cs -- or Is It the Five Cs?

Ben Michaelis, Ph.D. | Posted 11.12.2012 | Education
Ben Michaelis, Ph.D.

We all know the three Rs of Education are not cutting it anymore. It's not even a debate. The only question left to ponder is what to do about it.

Why the 'Why'?

Nikki Stone | Posted 11.10.2012 | Healthy Living
Nikki Stone

We are often so focused on finding answers that we forget to keep asking questions. We need to explore the unknown in order to further our learning.

Why Women Love 'Fifty Shades of Grey'

Jennifer Hamady | Posted 11.05.2012 | Books
Jennifer Hamady

The requirement of pleasure, delivered by a gorgeous, skilled, and smitten someone who knows our bodies and desires better than we do.... Is there really any question as to why these books are so popular?

WATCH: How Do I Know If I'm Being Self-Critical or Just Realistic?

Tara Sophia Mohr | Posted 10.30.2012 | Women
Tara Sophia Mohr

There is a simple and fast way to tell whether you are hearing from the voice of your inner critic and the voice of realistic thinking. Here's how!

Holding It All Together: Integrity and Our Sense of Self

Kingsley Dennis, Ph.D. | Posted 10.29.2012 | Healthy Living
Kingsley Dennis, Ph.D.

The world we exist in often seems like a topsy-turvy, upside-down reality. When we can observe this more objectively we will see that our established systems of ideas are no longer sustainable or for the betterment of humanity. We thus need to acknowledge this, yet without fear or anger.

WATCH: Why Your Inner Critic Speaks Up When You Least Expect It

Tara Sophia Mohr | Posted 10.27.2012 | Women
Tara Sophia Mohr

Have you ever wondered why your inner critic speaks up so suddenly -- and so viciously -- in moments when you least expect it?

Perfect

SidneyAnne Stone | Posted 10.27.2012 | Women
SidneyAnne Stone

From the time I was a teenager, I was the girl telling her friends to be who they are and not care what anyone else thinks. I believe there is beauty in our imperfections. It is what makes us unique. Where I got stuck is in the perfections...

Living Fearlessly and Being Courageous: What Does That Mean?

Martha Pasternack | Posted 10.21.2012 | Healthy Living
Martha Pasternack

The modeling of courage in nature is an endless stream of purposeful and courageous action that offers lessons on the lived experience of courage every day and every night.

My Husband Thinks He Can Scale Mt. Everest and Other Lies He Tells

Jen M.L. | Posted 08.18.2012 | Comedy
Jen M.L.

One of the things that attracts me to the Hubs is his confidence. He has so much confidence in himself it bubbles over and lifts me up too. But sometimes his confidence gets out of whack.

POLL: Are You Satisfied With Your Appearance?

Posted 10.09.2012 | MarloThomas

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Mexico's Golden Era: From Underdog to Champ

Blanca Treviño | Posted 10.13.2012 | Latino Voices
Blanca Treviño

Sí se puede will undoubtedly be a cheer that goes down in history. However - on the field and off - we are no longer chanting for the underdog. Today we are rooting for the reality that we are champs.

5 Ways To Boost Your Confidence Post-Split

Kimberly Seltzer | Posted 10.11.2012 | Divorce
Kimberly Seltzer

Confidence is the number one element both men and women find attractive in each other. When you feel confident, you attract love and opportunity in your life

Mirror Mirror on the Wall

Lauren Berninger | Posted 10.10.2012 | Impact
Lauren Berninger

When I was 18 I founded Finding the Fabulous, a non-profit that connects 8-12 year old girls with high school and college role models, who are actively engaging in their lives to break down stereotypes and build up confidence.

'I Am A Star Because I Just Am'

Posted 09.03.2013 | Parents

Title: "I Am A Star Because..." Possible ways to fill in the blank: Some people are stars win gold medals at the Olympics, dominate the Billboard c...

What Does the Perfect Presentation Feel Like? Take a Lesson From Lochte

Connie Dieken | Posted 09.30.2012 | Business
Connie Dieken

Turns out, your toughest competitor isn't standing next to you. It's inside of you. If you will step out of your own shadow, you will be the presenter you want to be -- and you'll create a must-see moment for any audience.

Is Youthful Optimism the Key to our Economic Future?

Brian Liu | Posted 09.30.2012 | Small Business
Brian Liu

They say that youth is wasted on the young and that with age, comes wisdom. But what if unbridled, youthful enthusiasm, not sage wisdom, holds the key to our future economic prosperity?

5 Steps To Squash Self-Deprecation

www.mindbodygreen.com | Posted 07.29.2012 | Healthy Living

I have something to say, and it's urgent. Disclaimer: the plethora of capitalized words that will appear in this piece are not meant to indicate shout...

Where Does Confidence Come From? (WATCH)

Posted 08.01.2012 | Healthy Living

Where does confidence come from? Weigh in below in the comments section!...