A Show of Confidence

A Show of Confidence

Swallow your fear and be a success in every part of life.

What Does A Vroomgirl Want?

It's not your father's Oldsmobile.

Re-envisioning Failure, Manifesting Success and Rising from the Ashes

I didn’t fail -- I just discovered 10,000 ways that didn’t work

How to Find Your Best Career & Get Paid Doing What You Love

Three keys to identifying your best career

Five Keys to Enhancing Your Emotional Intelligence

Ninety Percent of High Performers Possess High EQ

Seven Ways to Say “No” and Keep Good Relations

Set your boundaries without feeling guilty.

Show Off Your Social Self

Set your shyness aside and let your social self shine through.

Eight Keys to Life Hardiness and Resiliency

Helpful Reminders During Challenging Times

On NOT Waiting for Mr. Right

It takes courage and resilience to become a single mom.

Is Pride Still a Sin?

Should we strive for pride? Or should we practice humility?

Be Assertive When Divorcing High Conflict Partners

Passivity when divorcing can be costly in many ways.

The Inheritance of Loss

Learned helplessness, depression, and the inheritance of loss.

Fear of Flow? Trivialize the Task

Blocks arise when what you want to do matters too much.

Graduating? No Job? Do This Now.

5 Steps for Improving Your Job Search

The Spanish-Italian War

Trying to learn Italian without losing my Spanish

Turning Disappointment Around

Turn what you cannot change into peace and contentment with this very moment.

Happy Children Make Happy Adults

Does being a happy kid guarantee a happy adulthood?

The unfair self-esteem trap faced by minority students

Trapped between protecting self-esteem and believing negative feedback.

Three Strategies to Get and Stay Inspired

Bolts from the blue rarely strike, but you can create your own spark.

What’s the Worst that can Happen?

I discovered that being bold could have enormous rewards.

Anxiety Problems, Part II: 3 Habits That Help

Use these strategies to dissipate your fears.

3 Mistakes That Invite Anxiety to Undermine Your Performance

Nervous feelings can bubble up at work from specific mistaken habits of thought.

Is Mad Men's Peggy Olson Too Macho for Her Own Good?

Women who speak up are strident; men who do so are assertive.

Pygmalion Leadership: The Power of Positive Expectations

The Pygmalion effect has been documented to improve employee performance.

Do You Need Self-Esteem to Change a Habit?

Self-esteem is optional; but one type of confidence is essential.

Getting Rejected or Excluded: Can It Make You Smarter?

Rejection can make you sensitive in a smart way

Time is the Currency of Self-Esteem

Nurturing healthy self-esteem in your child takes time.

The Six Best Ways to Decrease Your Anxiety

Research-based coping strategies that can help you get through it.

Daniel's Eyes of China Blue

Synesthete Daniel Tammet has found his higher ground

The Neuroscience of Rejection

Why feeling left out feels so bad