Self Confidence

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

  • People

    Sophie Ellis-Bextor’s story about her kitchen discos is a vital lesson in silencing our inner critic

  • Celebrity

    Matilda De Angelis shares unfiltered acne photo in a vital message to women everywhere

  • Rachel Brosnahan
    People

    How Rachel Brosnahan overcomes feeling like a “constant failure”

Latest Stories

Life

How to have courage in your convictions

Activist and singer Poppy Ajudha shares her tips

In partnership with
Armani Beauty
Books

Why women need to stop being modest and celebrate their success out loud

“We tiptoe around a topic that can make all the difference in being paid appropriately”.

Posted by
Stefanie Sword-Williams
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A woman at work
Careers

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

Because a lack of confidence shouldn't be a barrier to success.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
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Books

Stephanie Yeboah on the importance of body positivity for Black women

A fashion blogger writes about the body positivity movement and how it only focuses on conventionally attractive and acceptable figures.

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

Plus, 6 warning signs of low self-esteem to keep an eye out for.

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
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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
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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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Life

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.

Posted by
Anna Brech
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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
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Felicity Morse
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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.

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
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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
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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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Fashion

How feel-good fashion became the ultimate trend of 2019

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

Posted by
Stylist Team
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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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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Lizzo’s VMAs performance is a masterclass in loving yourself

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

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
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