Confidence : overcoming low self-esteem, insecurity, and self-doubt / by Tomas Chamorro-PremuzicPublisher: New York : Hudson Street Press, 2013Description: xii; 258 p. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9781594631269 .Subject(s): Personal development | Psychology | Behaviour | Human relations
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|Book||Australia||209 CHA 2013 (Browse shelf)||Available|
|Book||New Zealand||209 CON (Browse shelf)||Available|
Confidence ain't competence -- Taking advantage of low confidence -- Reputation is king -- A successful career -- Social confidence and people skills -- A loving relationship -- A healthier life -- Easier said than done?
Argues that having high levels of confidence is not necessarily a strength, and that striving for higher confidence can be self-destructive. Points out the benefits of low confidence, and provides advice on social confidence and succeeding in both home and work life.