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Individuals navigating along their career path build on feelings of self-confidence. Having high self-confidence can benefit your complete professional life. It helps you make a positive impression in the workplace and a lack of self-confidence could actually hold you back and prevent you from reaching your full potential.  If you struggle with self-confidence, here is a list of tips that will help.


  1. Identify your strengths and weaknesses
  2. Boost your skill set and keep learning
  3. Become optimistic and think yourself into a positive attitude
  4. Smile and look people in the eye
  5. Share your honest opinion
  6. Ditch doubt
  7. Practice appreciation
  8. Advocate for yourself as you would advocate for others
  9. Have a clear vision
  10. Set effective goals and work to achieve them
  11. Get out of your comfort zone
  12. Embrace life’s challenges
  13. Accept your imperfections
  14. Give yourself permission to be in the process, take risks and make mistakes
  15. Focus on progress, not perfection
  16. Present yourself with confidence; stand or sit in a posture of confidence
  17. Ask for help and offer your help to others
  18. Recognize small things you have accomplished
  19. Embrace whatever it is you love
  20. Accept disapproval 
  21. Always do your best
  22. Don’t focus on what others think 
  23. Prioritize self-care
  24. Exercise regularly
  25. Read the amazing book ‘The Confidence Code: The Science and Art of Self-Assurance – What Women Should Know’ by Katty Kay and Claire Shipman


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