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Courageous Confidence: Secrets for Strengthening Your Self-Assurance

Courageous Confidence: Secrets for Strengthening Your Self-Assurance | Flourish Careers Podcast


Get ready to rev up your confidence as we dive into SIX tried-and-tested strategies that will accelerate your personal + professional growth!  

Think about learning to drive for the first time. It can be nerve-wracking and overwhelming, right? So many rules to remember and so many decisions to make. But with practice and experience, we become more confident behind the wheel.

The same goes for building confidence in our careers and life. It’s like stepping on the gas pedal and embracing new challenges. 

Today’s episode will discuss SIX tried-and-tested strategies to help you cultivate confidence. 

Key Takeaways From Today’s Episode

Confidence is a skill and habit that can be developed over time; it’s not something we’re born with. To cultivate confidence, we must be willing to try, take action, and push past our fears.  

Creating confidence can be challenging due to self-doubt, insecurity, past experiences, and the dreaded comparison trap. It requires stepping outside our comfort zones, taking risks, and embracing new challenges.  

There are several strategies to cultivate confidence. These include:

+Avoiding the comparison trap by recognizing qualities in others that reflect our desires and taking action toward those desires
+Embracing experimentation  
+Practicing stepping outside our comfort zones
+Setting and achieving small goals to build momentum
+Challenging negative self-talk by reframing thoughts in a positive light
+Taking a leap of faith and trying something new even when uncertain
+Celebrating successes along the way to fuel confidence.

Overall, confidence is a quest. With dedication, persistence, and practice, we can develop and strengthen our confidence, enabling us to pursue our career intentions and achieve our goals.

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Want more career wisdom? Check out these podcast episodes/blog posts!
Unlock Your Potential: Believe to Achieve!
Nourish To Flourish! Daily Practices To Withstand Well-Being In A Wild World
Permission To Take A Career Break + 5 Lessons From 100 Days Away From Corporate America

For more insider stories, quick tips, and #CareerTalk, I invite you to connect with me on Instagram @flourish.careers.

May 31, 2023

Courageous Confidence: Secrets for Strengthening Your Self-Assurance

Courageous Confidence: Secrets for Strengthening Your Self-Assurance

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