Being confident in everything you do can not only make your tasks easier but can also help develop your self-esteem. In a TEDx talk, Jibby Lindholm opened up about her journey into understanding what confidence is and why it’s important.
She said, “Some people believe that self-confidence is an innate quality and requires no thought. So I did.” She then shared a story about the same TEDx experience, and how, when she first shared her speech with her colleagues, she was incredibly confident — but a lot of people called her to change things about it. asked for “I wish I had quit earlier,” she said.
“That’s when I realized that confidence is not an innate quality. It requires thinking. Pre-thinking doesn’t signify a lack of confidence.” He continued.
“Confidence is the thread that weaves itself through everything we do. It supports us. Let’s follow that thread.”
“Confidence gives you the opportunity to choose what you project to the world. Without confidence, people can be forced to change parts of themselves. With it, you can see yourself as the person you are. I can express who you want to be.” Jibby added.
Finally, she said, “Start with thinking and then move on to doing. Confidence is not an innate quality. Real work needs to be done. ,