“Our chief want is someone who will inspire us to be what we know we could be” – Ralph Waldo Emerson Have you ever admired someone so strongly that you felt like you were stalking that person (though not seriously obsessed to really stalk)? You followed this person secretly and tried to look at him from a far because you admire him and find his examples useful for you. You checked his LinkedIn profile to see where he’d work in the past, his educational background or his accomplishments. Well …..
I have been doing a lot of looking back and incidentally, I read a blog newsletter from talking about the ‘good old days’. There have been a lot of those precious moments that now I could not help but wonder – did I really feel the same way during those times? Could it be that I was so busy that I did not give attention to those moments and simply took them for granted? I could have made them better. I could have prolonged them. I could have helped to create more of those moments. Valid …..
Last February, I asked the community to fill out a survey for me to get an understanding of how we are made of in terms of demographics and some attitudes. I would like to thank all those who have participated. We raffled out a $20 Amazon voucher and the lucky winner is “Mildid”. We will send out an email to you Mildid for a confirmation. Not too many responded to the survey but I appreciate those who went out of their way to do this 5 minute exercise. Given the small number of turn …..
In many parts of the world, you can still greet ‘Happy New Year’ for most part of the month of January. It should also be a sign that making new year’s resolutions is not too late at this point in time. Many of us would have made this annual ritual; many of us have already broken them; many of us do not bother to do so out of frustration. Is there really a need for a new year’s resolution? Or should you simply do what you have to do and do not bother making any promises? Or worse, …..
We started ConfidenceCues in the middle of the year but looking back, it was like a full year that has passed with so many things that have happened already. We launched the blog with the vision of becoming a community of people who are in pursuit of achieving self-confidence and assertiveness. Our combined following has grown a hundredfold and we are thankful to everyone who have continued support and sharing their passion. We have picked the blog’s best resources for 2012 from our articles …..