How to Stop Being a People-Pleaser

It all starts with living an authentic, value-directed life.

Emily Maher
May 17 · 6 min read
Photo by Austin Kehmeier on Unsplash

All of us experience the desire to be liked and accepted. Even though we might pretend that we don’t care what other people think, it feels undeniably good when someone compliments us, laughs at our jokes, or generally seems to approve of us. However, sometimes we can get addicted to that good feeling of…