How to build confidence

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+1 Tweet Share29 Pin Share StumbleShares 29 There’s one conversation I have with my coaching clients more than any other. It’s a topic that has come up regularly, whether I’m talking to an ADHD business owner, a creative business owner, a graphic designer, or a branding student. When business owners let down their guards and are straight with me, the …

Why ‘Fake It Till You Make It’ Doesn’t Work for Creative Business Owners (and How to Get the Real Confidence You Need So You Don’t Have to Fake It)

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+1 Tweet Share Pin Share StumbleShares 0In my experience, confidence is the most important attribute you can have in business. There is nothing more important than confidence, and I’m sure you have figured this out if you present to clients to win work. Clients watch you very carefully, and they view a lack of confidence as a lack of competence. …

“But Marcia, I Just Want to Make More Money”

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+1 Tweet Share Pin Share StumbleShares 0     This is something I hear sometimes from business owners when I talk about confidence challenges, or not having the right clients because of a confidence challenge: “But I love my clients! And I don’t have a problem with my confidence — I just wish they’d pay me more. I don’t seem to …

Why Kevin Nations Wears Fancy Shoes, or How Even Big Names Sometimes Lack Confidence

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+1 Tweet Share Pin Share StumbleShares 0If you’re thinking it might be really easy to be one of the “gurus” out there — because once you make the big money and everyone knows who you are, all your worries are gone — think again. Gurus are people too, though it isn’t often one of the big names will get down …

5 Strategies for Finding Focus

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+1 Tweet Share Pin Share StumbleShares 0When you were in your last J-O-B, you had built-in accountability. Someone, probably your boss, told you what to do, or at least gave you guidance. Someone was there if you got stuck, or lost your confidence, or needed direction. That also gave you focus. Who do you go to now? As a business …