Welcome to a new episode of Leading Up. This episode’s focus is a crucial element in the world of leadership and personal development: speaking up and building confidence. In this episode, you can learn more about the challenges many face in voicing their opinions and maintaining confidence, often clouded by the need for external validation.
You’ll find out the difference between internal and external validation, the importance of self-affirmation, and the courage to stand by your choices. This episode is a deep dive into understanding why external approval while gratifying, can be a limiting factor in decision-making and leadership.
Explore the evolutionary psychology behind the need for approval and how it has shaped our behavior in modern contexts. Discover insightful analysis on how overreliance on external validation can hinder your leadership journey. This video addresses the common signs of people-pleasing and the necessity of prioritizing internal validation to step into your power as a leader.
This episode is not just about identifying the problem; it’s about actionable solutions. In this episode of Leading Up you’ll go through the process of overcoming the fear of disapproval and aligning your actions with your beliefs. Leadership is not about popularity but about authenticity and conviction.
For those stepping into new leadership roles, you will find valuable advice on building confidence through education and acquiring soft skills.
Don’t miss this empowering episode of Leading Up. It’s a journey of growth, self-discovery, and embracing the essence of confidence. Tune in to this episode and take a significant step towards becoming more confident.