Believe in yourself

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Believe in yourself

People rely on us. We rely on each other. If you have graduated high school and are a part of the work force in some manner, people rely on you. I have value. I am worth something. No one is going to make me believe that I am worthless, and neither are you. We must believe in ourselves. Why should we believe in ourselves? I’ll explain it like this. We need to believe in ourselves in order to have others believe In us. There are people out here needing someone to look up to. That someone is you and it’s me.

The link between us believing in ourselves and others sharing that same belief is confidence. Our confidence is what says “I can do the job.” The more times that we succeed at doing something, the more confident we are that we can do the job. There is nothing wrong with tooting your own horn. Just, don’t toot it everyday. Which brings me to, don’t get comfortable. Train someone to do your job so that you can move up the ladder. “But I’ll get replaced.” That’s how it’s suppose to be. Look up the ladder and learn the next job. Keep climbing. Keep building confidence. Keep succeeding. Yes you will fail. Welcome to being human. Now get on that ladder and keep climbing. Upper management is always watching the ladder to see who has the initiative to climb their way up. Your energy and your tenacity is what will make them believe in you. The more confidence people have in you, the more they will come to rely on you.  This is how we go from “I think I can” to “I know I can.”

Thanks for taking the time to read, and may we always believe in ourselves and know our self-worth.


13 thoughts on “Believe in yourself

    theuglyducklingslife said:
    May 21, 2015 at 9:20 am

    Reblogged this on The Ugly Duckling's Life and commented:
    There are times when you hit the ground and you know how to get up but you need someone else to encourage you saying it’s ok you can get up. Just try.
    That’s exactly what this article did today. I love blogging community where so many of us are helping each other without even knowing. 🙂

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    Ameena k.g said:
    May 21, 2015 at 9:59 am

    Thanks for talking about this important topic, people really underestimate the impact self-confidence has in our lives.

    Liked by 1 person

    DailyMusings said:
    May 21, 2015 at 10:12 am

    Self confidence is important for success, so long as it does not turn to arrogance!

    Liked by 1 person

    PaulOkonji Blog said:
    May 21, 2015 at 10:23 am

    Reblogged this on PaulOkonji Blog.

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      stevenjcurtis responded:
      May 21, 2015 at 11:37 am

      Thanks for the RB. Hope you have a blessed day 🙂


    dmilks2 said:
    May 21, 2015 at 11:28 am

    Reblogged this on Daniel's Blog and commented:
    Ok I’m going to use this as my blog for today. I found it insightful and I know my workmates could benefit from its message. Thanks Steve.

    Liked by 1 person

      stevenjcurtis responded:
      May 21, 2015 at 11:36 am

      Thanks for the RB. I’m glad you found it to be insightful. Cheers 🙂


    miusho said:
    May 21, 2015 at 1:14 pm

    I believe this is so true.. People are afraid of change because they might lose what they have but forget change is needed to improve and move ahead..

    Liked by 1 person

    A Journey With You said:
    May 21, 2015 at 2:58 pm

    Love that quote!

    Liked by 1 person

    shipra9 said:
    May 23, 2015 at 11:06 am

    Good one.

    Liked by 1 person

    atul723 said:
    May 24, 2015 at 11:04 am

    “You are greater than the sum of your successes and failures.”P.R.

    We can never underestimate the power of a human being. This was well said and we need to be reminded so that our inner being can come out and bring out the best of us. Outstanding!

    Liked by 1 person

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