- Confidence is Key“You have to expect things of yourself before you can do them.”Michael JordanThe Confidence FormulaConfidence is the way in which you approach the challenges in your life. It is theway you sit, walk,feel,and know when youcanspeak boldly about yourselfandyour accomplishments.Confidence allows you to become the best version ofyourself.Fear is the obstacle that stands in your way, whether it is in your personal orprofessional life. Fear can keep you from having the happiness and success youdeserve and desire.Face ItThe formula to gaining confidence is to face your fears.This takes courage andthe willingness toact.Once that courage is firmly in place, the things you fear nolonger have the power to hold you back.Facing the things in life that you fearmakes it easier for you to move forwardpast them and take the steps needed toenjoy success. Fear can render us stuck inplace butlooking fear in the eye and being brave enough to act despite beingafraid is the key to putting your best foot forward and moving on togreaterthings.Apply Liberally Applying the confidence formula is finding the courage to take a leap of faithand become an action taker.The action required to overcome fear is to step intoa situation you may find difficult andnot allow yourself to be daunted.Thevery act of pushing back at fear is theimpetus needed to build confidence thatwill last a lifetime.Finding your confidence canbring other benefits as well. You can address someof the unanswered questions in your life, find focus in a personal andprofessional capacity and be the architect of yourown successA Journey toYour Best SelfBecoming confident is a process. It is a journeythat takes time and patience withyourself. It is not something that happens overnight, but over time and with agreat deal of effort.A key component ofcompleting this process is being able to change yourmindset about the things in your life that are holding you back from being theperson you want to be.To build confidence is tobuild a wall. One brick at a time. One small win at atime. They all add together to form a new perspective andcan giveyou the toolsyou need to find amore successful path for your life.Walking the WalkConfidence has made a big difference in my life.It has allowed me to build selfesteem and self-awareness.I have been able to shift my mindset and become abetter me.This transformation took time but it was important for me tofind confidence so Ican live my best life as the person I was meant to be.I have had a long journeyto arrive at the place Iamnow, but it has taught me the importance of findingmy confidence and using it to improve myself and the circumstances of my ownlife today.