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Top Tips: Confidence
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Top Tips: Confidence
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  • Accept yourself, as you are. .. ‘warts n all.’ Unconditional acceptance will enhance your outward veneer.

  • Assume the feeling of what you want to attain in your life. Tell yourself “I feel confident, accomplished, well, etc.

  • Act confident; perception is reality. 

  • Surround yourself with positive people; let them reinforce your self esteem.

  • Shake hands with others and “be a man/woman well-met.”

  • Smile! Smiling is a confident behavior and is infectious! 

  • Make regular eye-contact with others.

  • Use others’ (properly pronounced) name upon meeting, speaking and farewell. 

  • Stand tall and hold your head high; good posture helps project a positive image.

  • Control your movements i.e. attention to fidgeting, leaning, weaving. 

  • Dress. When you dress well, you feel better and project strength.

  • Speak clearly, succinctly; articulate.

  • Initiate! … Be the initiator with respect to eye-contact, handshakes, conversation, introductions.
​When you  practice 
and emulate 
these behaviors,
you will feel 
more confident 
and exhibit a