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Low Self-Confidence and Criticism

There is a huge difference in the way people respond to negative comments and criticism. Those with low self-confidence handle it very differently to those people who are self-confident. People with low self-confidence react to criticism. Most likely they will feel offended, angry and defensive. Some will feel hurt and wounded. Frequently they are shocked […]


Low Self-Confidence and Self-Discipline

There is a close relationship between low self-confidence and lack of discipline. In a previous post Self-Confidence I explained the importance of following through on your commitments. Whenever you don’t, your self-confidence suffers. There are reasons people don’t follow through on their commitments but most people avoid even thinking about these reasons. They know they did […]


Low Self-Confidence

Many people come to me complaining about having low self-confidence. They often feel that their low self-confidence has come from challenging circumstances or difficult experiences. They are reluctant to take responsibility for their low self-confidence. They feel like victims. Many of them have been victims. Many were mistreated in childhood. Many didn’t feel accepted. Many […]