There is a fine balance between valuing yourself and being proud of your successes, and knowing how to stay humble without decreasing your confidence.
The things you achieve in life play a part in creating your identity. It also affects your self-esteem and self-confidence.
While it’s important to display confidence and not downplay what you have achieved, you also do not want to come across as an arrogant person.
To stay humble, we need to first know what humility means.
Humility is about accepting one’s self. Everyone does certain things well, and other things not as well.
Like most people, it’s highly probable you want to avoid complicating your life, and would rather live with ease and joy.
The choices we make and our habits dictate whether we will live a simple or complicated life. Even though life is not complicated, we make it by doing things that are not in our best interest.
Since our habits control much of what we do or don’t, it’s valuable to understand of how they can complicate your life.
This can include:
Having an accountability partner will help increase your achievements, however, having a success partner is a better option.
While they have similarities, having a success partner is usually a more productive and enjoyable experience.
To understand the difference, it’s important to define both.
An accountability partner is someone you’ve agreed will keep you on track to reach a desired result. It can be a one-way or two-way agreement, which means someone may hold you accountable, but you may not do the same for them.
For most people, being accountable to someone isn’t something they feel excited about because it…
When you raise your personal standards, how you function and what you produce daily will improve in a big way.
If you have not achieved the success you want in life, chances are you have not demanded more from yourself or have not raised your standards to be worthy of getting what you want.
Your personal standards reflect how you view yourself and how you operate every day. Consider your personal standards as the gateway to the success you want in life.
They are a set of agreements you make with yourself, which dictate how you conduct yourself. Your…
Having a day to yourself every week will make a difference to your quality of work and how much you get done.
Every day, you need to deal with tasks on your To Do lists, emergencies, or continue to work toward your goals. The constant busyness can often take your focus away from things that matter.
If you don’t give yourself time and space to do what will move your life forward, you will not accomplish things worthwhile.
It’s valuable to have a day to yourself every week to combat issues such as:
The thought of starting all over again, whether that’s in your personal or professional life, is daunting if you don’t know what to expect or what to do next.
Things happen in life that can cause a person to start all over and rebuild their life.
If you’re in such a situation, how you view what you’re experiencing will determine whether you let fear or resistance stop you from moving ahead, or you look at it as a new beginning.
Life rarely works out how we think it will or how we hope it will. Sometimes, the path we’re…
As you learn more about yourself, you will know how to better express your uniqueness while staying true to yourself.
The only way to live an authentic life is to always stay true to yourself and what you value. The challenge most people face is knowing how to be themselves when there is so much pressure to conform or adapt to how they think they should be.
Ralph Waldo Emerson said it best, “To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.”
You have been born with gifts and…
If you feel lost in life, you will rob yourself of the joy, passion, creativity, and opportunities available to you every day.
Feeling lost in life is not a productive state to be in, and can often make you question what you are doing with your life.
People often feel lost in life because they:
With many people living busy and chaotic lives, practicing stillness regularly will help navigate through life’s daily pressures.
Stillness is hard to come by because we strive to meet our obligations and get things done, which means we’re constantly active.
Allowing ourselves to slow down and be still is challenging, especially for highly driven people.
Stillness involves doing nothing. That could be a foreign concept for some people who find it hard to do nothing.
Practicing stillness is best obtained through silence and just simply being, however, that does not always have to be the case. …
If you feel tired all the time, it’s a sign you need to change your lifestyle.
Everyone experiences days when their energy levels are low. Those are often exceptions to how they feel normally.
Excessive tiredness is not normal, which means things have to change to feel energised again.
While your lifestyle plays a role in how you feel, reasons you may feel tired all the time include: