Self Confidence

Self Confidence, breaking news, photos, comments, social media posts on this topic.

  • A woman at work
    Careers

    Want to put yourself forward for more opportunities at work? Here’s how

  • Books

    Stephanie Yeboah on the importance of body positivity for Black women

  • A woman with low self-esteem
    Life

    Has your self-esteem taken a hit during lockdown? Here’s how to handle it

Latest Stories

Katy Perry and Taylor Swift
People

The latest Katy Perry and Taylor Swift reports have underlined a big problem

We need to change how we talk about women in the public eye.

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
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Imposter Syndrome: All the best celebrity quotes
Celebrity

12 successful women on imposter syndrome and self-doubt

From Olivia Colman to Penelope Cruz, all the best celebrity quotes about this relatable feeling.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
Published
A woman being bullied
Life

How to stop relying on external validation

A psychologist explains how to loosen the grip of this damaging mental habit.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
Published
A woman speaking
Life

The public speaking guide for people who hate public speaking

Make an unavoidable task a little easier with these confidence boosting tips.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
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Anna Brech
Published

4 reasons why it’s OK to be quiet in meetings at work

It’s time to reject the idea that you need to be loud to be successful.

Imposter syndrome: seeking support outside of your professional circle could help you to battle feelings of self-doubt.
Life

This simple hack could help you to keep your imposter syndrome in check

When feelings of self-doubt begin to arise, the types of people we turn to can make a difference.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
Published
how to stop being a people pleaser
Life

How to say no when you are a lifelong people pleaser

You may have always been the 'nice' one, but it's time to start putting yourself first.

Posted by
Felicity Morse
Published
Deborah Frances-White
People

Deborah Frances-White on how to overcome our fear of judgement

“You just turn the consciousness around, and redirect it.”

Posted by
Lauren Geall
Published
Self-sabotage
Life

Why do we self-sabotage? Science could have the answer

There’s an innate reason why we sometimes become our own worst enemy.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
Published
Beauty

‘How I learned to love my teeth’

From braces to bike rides

In partnership with
Pronamel
Angelina Jolie
People

Angelina Jolie’s words on self-acceptance are highly relatable and reassuring

She spoke at the Maleficent premiere.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
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Stylist Team
Published

How feel-good fashion became the ultimate trend of 2019

From colourful dresses to eye-catching headgear, we explore the positive power of fashion.

Ariana Grande singing on-stage at her Sweetener tour
People

Ariana Grande has a message for all those people saying she uses auto-tune

“With all due respect, I could do this in your living room.”

Posted by
Lauren Geall
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Lizzo
People

Lizzo’s VMAs performance is a masterclass in loving yourself

It was half dance routine, half TED Talk and all inspiration.

Posted by
Hannah-Rose Yee
Published
People

The brilliant way Kate Nash uses her imagination when she has a crisis of confidence

This method for boosting self-esteem is surprisingly simple.

Posted by
Megan Murray
Published
Compliments and anxiety
Long Reads

“How I learned to accept compliments with zero awkwardness”

Hypnotherapist Chloe Brotheridge used to shyly bat compliments away – but now she’s taught herself to accept them like a boss.

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published
People

Face Equality Day: This is what it’s really like to live with a visible difference

Burns survivor Tulsi Vagjiani opens up about learning to love herself

Posted by
Moya Lothian-McLean
Published
Jada Sezer talks catcalling, societal pressures and sweaty hot yoga sessions
People

Jada Sezer talks catcalling, societal pressures and sweaty hot yoga sessions

“I feel the most sexy that I’ve ever felt after a hot yoga class, it makes me feel super confident and like I’ve got my life all together”

Posted by
Michelle Elman
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Michelle Elman
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Emily Atack gets real about dealing with fat-shaming bullies on Twitter

"I won’t bow to a stranger who felt a desire to call me out on my double chins”

Iskra Lawrence
People

Iskra Lawrence gets real about being fat-shamed as a 14-year-old model

“I learned there was something wrong with my body and the size of it,” explains the model. “I didn’t like it and wanted to change it”.

Posted by
Michelle Elman
Published