Image for post
Image for post
Image: Pexels

Want to achieve success in your career, have healthy relationships, build a profitable business, and live to your fullest potential?

Build your self-esteem.

What is Self-Esteem?

It is the measure to which a person values themselves, the worth and respect they accord themselves, and the beliefs they hold about themselves. According to self-esteem expert Morris Rosenberg, self-esteem is “favorable or unfavorable attitude toward the self.”

How one sees themselves affects how they expect others to perceive them and ultimately impact their behavior and performance.

Just as too little of it holds you back, an extreme case of high self-esteem is not the way to go either. Self-esteem that is too much is a situation where an individual holds an unrealistic perception about themselves. …

Running your own business may sound like the dream, but it’s no walk in the park. It requires a lot of perseverance and hard work. You are going to fail countless times before having your breakthrough.

Quitting may cross your mind more than once, but it’s never the best decision. These round-up of quotes is what you need to keep you motivated and focused on your goal.

“All our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them.” — Walt Disney

“The biggest risk is not taking any risk… In a world that’s changing really quickly, the only strategy that is guaranteed to fail is not taking risks.” …

Failure is not be trivialized but rather it needs to be studied. “Studied” because a proper research will help us understand the reason behind our own mistakes. Failure doesn’t necessarily mean that it’s the end of everything. It might sting a bit but we just need to see through ourselves. We need to learn and accept failure as a part of our healthy development. We need failure to co-exist with success because it’s how we learn to make progress.

“If you fell down yesterday, stand up today.” — H.G Wells

But since we are automatically conditioned to avoid failure, we often forget to focus on things that matter. And that leads us to a life of mediocrity. It’s not like being mediocre is bad, it’s just that being mediocre is a strange option to choose when you can do better than that. And if you still don’t believe it, here are some of the ways in which failure can actually make you successful. …


Motivation Matter

Find the best advice and tips on how to stay motivated everyday in your life, relationship, at work, school.

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store