You are your own biggest critic. We too often focus on our flaws, pointing at everything that could be better – whether it is our looks, school achievements, sports performance or social media following. You don’t need to aim for perfection. That will only hold you back from reaching your potential and doing what makes […]
Share your passions
What are the things you could talk about for hours on end?
It could be anything from soccer players, music and your favourite TV series to your biggest role model, murder mystery podcasts and your collection of funny looking rocks you’ve found while hiking.
No matter what you are passionate about, own it and talk about it! Being a nerd is not a negative thing, rather the opposite! It shows you are passionate about something, and passion is contagious.
Sharing your passions, however unusual they might be, with others might also inspire them to try something new. And if you in turn listen to what the people around you obsess over, it might also intrigue you to give it a shot.
It can be tempting to talk about others in conversations. But before you start spreading rumours, take a second to give these points a thought. Imagine they listened. Would you not speak about them in the same way if they were listening to the conversation? Then don’t say it. If you have a problem with […]
You can’t control all the events that will happen to you in life, but you can choose how to react to the things that do. If you perform poorly on your algebra test, you have two options: You can complain that the test was too hard, that you are not a “math-person” and that your […]