What is the difference between self confidence and confidence?
There are lots of answers to this but we like this one.
Self-confidence is being secure in yourself and your abilities.
Confidence draws on evidence of things you've been able to do or achieve in the past.
If we just rely on confidence, what do we do if we don’t have the evidence or haven’t done something before?
Ah, yes.. we have to rely on having SELF confidence.
We have to GROW it.
Being able to trust yourself and back yourself. To be able to believe in yourself that you can go out there and do what you say you are going to do.
This needs work. No one is born with this certainty and courage in their convictions. It takes hard work and personal growth. Working on and building our self confidence is about showing up despite being nervous. Doing things even though we might not want to. This gives us the experience which will then not only help our self confidence but give us the evidence we need for our...