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Fiona & Kate talk about their Confidence Journey
What is confidence anyway? Women are twice as likely to get feedback that they lack confidence; listen to Kate & Fiona discuss what confidence is and what can get in the way.
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MINDFULNESS One of the key elements of Core Confidence is self-awareness: an understanding of self in relation to others and the environment and being completely comfortable in this space. To develop this self-awareness, we need to be consciously present – mindful. Now when we talk about mindfulness it’s not all [...]
REFRAMING FAILURE The business world is more dynamic, creative and demanding than ever before. Innovation is considered a game-changer for success – to disrupt, to compete, to differentiate. What is innovation? It is change, transformation, revolution… new. How do we innovate? By trying new ideas, applying different methods and disrupting [...]
I have sat in too many conferences and heard too many women and men tell young women to ‘fake it till you make it’ when talking about confidence and success. By definition if you are faking something you are positioning yourself as not genuine, an imitation or counterfeit. This is [...]
I was reading an article in Forbes online that talked about job applications and the reasons why women and men do and do not apply for roles. The results were not surprising: http://www.forbes.com/sites/womensmedia/2014/04/28/act-now-to-shrink-the-confidence-gap/ Women working at HP applied for a promotion only when they believed they met 100 percent of [...]
I have lost count of how many times I wish I had a pill that if taken daily would magically transform the self-confidence of young women often paralyzed by this aspect of their self concept and belief. If only it was that simple! Well I don’t have the magic pill [...]