You might be surprised to learn that some very accomplished actors and actresses have admitted to their lack of self-confidence in particular areas of their lives. Fortunately, they have not allowed it to hold them back from achieving their dreams.
Confidence, or lack of it, can make you or break you. Although it is normal not to be confident in every area of your life, it is important to have confidence in some areas and to know how to develop it in the other areas of your life. Doing so, can result in opportunities for advancement in many areas of life, from personal relationships to work relationships.
Confidence is not necessarily something that you have or you don't. It takes work to develop, but it can be done! You too can make your dreams come true of achieving success in particular areas of your life. The best way to do this is by continuing to develop your confidence in different areas. The areas that you need to develop confidence in may differ completely from that of your spouse or best friend. However, what you both have in common is that you begin to develop this confidence by taking a closer look at yourselves. There are going to be things that you don't like, but be sure to acknowledge the things that you do like and do well. After all, you want to build on your existing strengths to get the results you want and need.
In what follows in this book, you will learn what confidence looks like, what areas you already have confidence in, and what areas you need to develop more confidence in. Then, some general and specific ideas that can be used to build your confidence levels and to reach new success in areas of your life, will be outlined.
Just remember this as you are reading. The development of confidence is an ongoing process. Most people are continually developing confidence in different areas of their lives, whether it be learning how to speak in public for the first time or how to make new friends. You can develop confidence too. You just need to want to improve it, and to practice and work at achieving it!
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