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What's the relationship between confidence and success?

When I studied at a top U.S. university, I felt like an idiot surrounded by geniuses. I was that girl who desperately wrote every word and equation in every class, but still couldn’t comprehend the lesson. 675 more words


Brief summary of "Turn the Ship Around"

Here is a brief summary of ‘Turn the Ship Around” by David Marquet – a great leadership book which talks about how great leaders follow a “Leader-Leader” structure instead of  a “Leader-Follower” structure by giving up control, by being competent by pushing decision making to the lower levels of the organization and providing a clarity of purpose.   22 more words


Teaching and Education

I’ll probably upset a lot of teachers and education experts by using these terms in the way I’m about to – but I’m writing this for the rest of us.  341 more words


7 words that make you sound less confident in emails

If you’re like a lot of people, and especially a lot of women, you may have a tendency to be overly accommodating in emails. And this comes from a good place. 1,653 more words


Fostering personality synergy

I expect we all recognize that certain relationships are of amazing value to our lives. However, I also expect we all recognize that, when things do not go smoothly in those same relationships, they can make our lives extremely difficult. 587 more words

Energy & Productivity


If you liked this evergreen truth blog then read more of them, about 3800 so far, or read one or more of my evergreen truth books, especially  54 more words

Common Sense


It’s a term I first heard used by John Seddon and it seems, to me, to become a more common title. 380 more words