10 Ways to Cultivate Genuine Confidence
People tend toward one extreme or another. Most people deal with imposter syndrome, doubting their own abilities and living in fear that others will find out what a mess they really are, how much they're just winging it. A few people go to the other extreme, of the Dunning-Kruger effect, convinced of their own superiority despite clear evidence of their own incompetence or lack of ability. Genuine confidence is relatively rare, but it can be cultivated.
What can be found in this post?
The one factor that holds people back from making a genuine impact and earning a good living thereby is a lack of confidence. The second biggest factor is unrealistically inflated confidence. You need to develop realistic, fact-based confidence and avoid the extremes of imposter syndrome and Dunning Kruger effect. Here's how.