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Posts Tagged ‘self esteem’

Cycle of Poverty Destroys Self Esteem in Children

Tweet Break the children poverty cycle and strengthen self esteem. We need a fresh approach on a subject with big upside on a humanitarian and economic basis. A prior post cited the depressing stats the impact the current state of economic affairs is having on many children & families.   http://danpetrosini.wordpress.com/2011/03/07/children-at-risk/ Worse than it seems The problem is much bigger…

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Confidence of a Master

Tweet Some people seem born with talent.  Things come easy to these seeming unusually gifted folks. Musicians, artists, innovators etc.. They seem so natural, acting effortlessly as they engage in their vocation. How to get that level of Mastery? I had heard of the rule of mastery, what it takes to become a master at…

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Confidence – Self Esteem contd.

Tweet Keys to happiness and success? Its not a panacea, as over confidence and a feeling you are too good have brought down many.  But I believe building self esteem holds some of the keys to success and happiness. Where do we get some? Feeling comfortable, a sense of confidence in your approach to life,…

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Confidence – Self Esteem – How to get it.

Tweet Are we born with it? It seems like some people have always been brimming with confidence.  This can be frustrating and especially intimidating for those who lack confidence. How is it that possible? There are many reasons why some have self esteem levels that help them socially and in their pursuits.  (maybe they were…

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Children at risk!

Tweet The length and depth of the current recession, its NOT over yet, is creating a level of homelessness for children that is unprecedented.  Persistent high unemployment, much higher than the government claims (but thats another subject) has put millions, yes millions of children in danger. It’s been reliably estimated that 2 million children have been thrown into poverty…

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Addiction – Abandonment

Tweet The link between addition (alcohol/drug/abuse) and abandonment screams out!  The genesis of many addictions is rooted in familial or relationship breakup.  The deep scars inflicted by the abandomnent cause many to look for solace in drugs or alcohol However, any relief is temporary as the user inevitably ups the ante till they lose control.  Breakups will…

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Ambition Cliff

Tweet Who hasn’t felt insecure? Most of the people we see every day put on a show looking like self assured individuals. even the clowns in hollywood and the sports world fight for acceptance. With that as a baseline imagine those whose insecurity is justifiably highlighted by abandonment or abuse. How does that affect our…

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