Tag: Self-esteem

Roast Yourself – A Lesson From YouTubers

Roast Yourself – A Lesson From YouTubers

Challenges on YouTube are as popular as hashtags on Twitter. There’s always a new one trending. One of the most recent challenges swimming around the tubes is the roast yourself challenge created by YouTube megastar Ryan Higa. The challenge basically involves YouTubers making diss tracks […]

How To Be Wrong

How To Be Wrong

So you told someone that Spain was definitely going to win the 2014 world cup. And you turned out to be wrong. Or you told your parents that you’re going to be just fine without a college education. But you ended up having to go […]

When You’re Not Rewarded For Your Good Work

When You’re Not Rewarded For Your Good Work

You’re the first to get to your office in the morning and the last to leave when the day ends. You do your very best on every project and then add a little extra to impress your boss. You always ask if there is anything […]

Make Sure You’re Not In A Box

Make Sure You’re Not In A Box

We all have imaginary cages that we put ourselves into. Some of them are tiny, and some of them have a little more room in them, but they’re all made up of our self-definitions. We put ourselves in boxes based on who we think we […]

How To Try Again

How To Try Again

“If at first you don’t succeed, try, try, and try again.” We have all heard this statement passed around by everybody and their mothers. And we all know that persistence is obviously the key to success. But let’s be honest, sometimes it’s extremely difficult for […]

Should You Compare Yourself To Others?

Should You Compare Yourself To Others?

“You should never compare yourself to others.” That’s what many people would say, including the famous Theodore Roosevelt who said, “Comparison is the thief of joy.” But why is it that some of the poorest people in the world are still happy about their lives? […]

How To Deal With Insults

How To Deal With Insults

It’s like having mud thrown at your face. That’s how you feel when someone insults you. You feel as if the person’s insulting words made you dirty, and when you don’t do something about the insults, you continue to feel unclean. You also feel that […]

Types Of Insults

Types Of Insults

We all know the familiar pain of having our value diminished by someone’s insults. Sometimes it’s a stranger. Sometimes it’s someone very close to us, like a sister or a spouse. And a lot of times, the daggers wound us so suddenly that we don’t […]

Do Looks Matter?

Do Looks Matter?

This is such a divisive topic for many reasons. Those with perfect looks may love to argue that looks do matter after all so that they have reason to be proud of the work they have done on their appearance. But those with imperfect looks […]

Boosting Your Self-Esteem

Boosting Your Self-Esteem

Sometimes when we look into the mirror, we don’t like the person starring back at us. Sometimes we doubt if we are good enough for this world. We find ourselves having low self-esteems.   And we may blame it on the fact that we don’t […]