Archive for March 2018

Gaining More Self Esteem

(Photo by NeONBRAND on Unsplash) What Is Self-Esteem? Self-esteem literally means to esteem, or respect, yourself. Having high self-esteem means that you have a positive image of yourself. Let’s look at where such a positive self-image comes from. In her classic book Celebrate Yourself, Dorothy Corkville Briggs makes a distinction between the real you and…

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Be Assertive Not Aggressive

(Photo by NeONBRAND on Unsplash) One skill that many people do not possess is the ability to ask for what they want.  This does not guarantee that you will get it, but it makes it a lot more likely when you ask for it in the right way.  Most of us know that assertiveness will…

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