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Stop fear of failure from wrecking your life

Do you sometimes fear failure too much to even try things? Fear of failure is closely linked to fear of rejection and the dread of being thought poorly of.

Published by mark.tyrrell March 3rd, 2016 in Self Esteem

Someone's mean to you...

Let me encourage you to really think about what you would feel to be successful and bear in mind it might not look like success to some others.

Published by mark.tyrrell February 18th, 2016 in Self Esteem

How to Stop Being Too Nice

We should treat others well, avoid selfishness when we can, and be considerate and decent, but never be pushed around or taken advantage of. And when you need to hiss... then hiss!

Published by mark.tyrrell February 11th, 2016 in Self Esteem

How to avoid devaluing yourself

Last time we saw how the snake had made life difficult for itself by becoming too nice. This time I want to look at how people respond to too much niceness.

Published by mark.tyrrell January 7th, 2016 in Self Esteem

What the snake can teach you about being too nice

The snake was vicious, snarling, and dangerous. He terrified the villagers, biting the children and scaring all the adults. But sometimes he felt lonely and craved companionship.

Published by mark.tyrrell December 22nd, 2015 in Self Esteem