self-esteem

7 Steps To Social Confidence

Not everybody wants a prestigious job title or a big luxury house. But every human does desire high social status, a 2015 study found.  Even if they don’t realize it. “Fear, to a great extent, is born of a story we tell ourselves…” ― Cheryl Strayed Depending on your natural personality type and your social… Read more

Have you ever been told that you’re too hard on yourself? What about toward others? No one appreciates negative criticism, even if you believe you’re being helpful. Believe it or not, your inner self doesn’t appreciate it when you criticize yourself, either. Luckily, you can learn to have a more positive attitude toward yourself and… Read more

Self-esteem – our evaluation of our own worth – is shaped by what other people think of us. It increases when others appreciate and value us, and decreases when we are rejected and start to question our own worth. Maintaining a positive sense of self is crucial for mental health and well-being. People with low… Read more

Like a grotesque mask reflected in a pool, narcissism has two faces, neither of them attractive. Narcissists have an inflated sense of self-worth, seeing themselves as superior beings who are entitled to special treatment. However they also tend to be thin skinned, reacting angrily when their unique gifts are challenged or ignored. This combination of… Read more

The trend of the average maternal age increasing steadily for the past many years comes with some benefits. Older mothers are less likely to punish and scold their children while raising them, and the children have fewer behavioral, social and emotional difficulties, according to new research from Denmark. Having said that, the findings should be… Read more