Confidence

News and Articles About Confidence

Why Fear Is the Entrepreneur's Best Friend
Fear

Why Fear Is the Entrepreneur's Best Friend

Business leaders can learn to make peace with that pervasive sinking feeling.
Boland Jones
4 Ways Your Virtual Business Can Build Customer Confidence and Credibility
Trust

4 Ways Your Virtual Business Can Build Customer Confidence and Credibility

Just because you can't meet face-to-face with your customers, doesn't mean you can't build trust from a distance.
David and Carrie McKeegan
7 Things Confident Entrepreneurs Never Do
Success Strategies

7 Things Confident Entrepreneurs Never Do

If you want to be successful, you have to bleed confidence and avoid these behaviors.
Sujan Patel
The Deadliest Presentation Mistakes Anyone Can Avoid
Public Speaking

The Deadliest Presentation Mistakes Anyone Can Avoid

It's fairly inevitable: At some point in your career, you're likely to be asked to make a presentation. Here's how not to mess it up.
7 Powerful Public Speaking Tips From One of the Most-Watched TED Talks Speakers
Public Speaking

7 Powerful Public Speaking Tips From One of the Most-Watched TED Talks Speakers

Simon Sinek delivered TED Talks' third most-watched presentation ever. Here are his top secrets for capturing, captivating and connecting with your audience.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
7 Steps to Launch Your Freelancing Career Full-Time
Freelancers

7 Steps to Launch Your Freelancing Career Full-Time

Here's how you can prepare to dive into being your own boss for real.
Raubi Marie Perilli
To Improve at Speaking, Try Annotating Your Words With These 5 Symbols
Public Speaking

To Improve at Speaking, Try Annotating Your Words With These 5 Symbols

Preparing in advance can help you practice where to put the stress in your voice or add dramatic pauses.
Arthur Joseph
3 Surprising Ways to Feel More Confident at Work
Confidence

3 Surprising Ways to Feel More Confident at Work

The degree of confidence we exhibit can be just as important as the level of competence we deliver in determining our success in a range of situations.
Katya Andresen
The 5 C's to Creating a Winning Investment Pitch
Pitching investors

The 5 C's to Creating a Winning Investment Pitch

You need to show why an investor should back you, and there are a number of traits that successful investees should show during the course of their pitch.
U.S. Small-Business Confidence Declined in September, NFIB Says
NFIB

U.S. Small-Business Confidence Declined in September, NFIB Says

More owners said they expected a slowdown in profits and sales, tightening credit conditions and a harder time filling job openings.
To Turn Potential Into Performance, You Need to Place Confidence in Others
Leadership

To Turn Potential Into Performance, You Need to Place Confidence in Others

Employees, clients and customers will be inspired to do better if you show them that you believe they can.
John Brubaker
Confidence

9 Ways to Show More Confidence in Business

You're much more likely to reach out to others about your latest idea or effectively pitch a new client if you feel self-assured.
Jacqueline Whitmore
7 Truths About Risk I Learned Riding the Rodeo Circuit
Risk

7 Truths About Risk I Learned Riding the Rodeo Circuit

Don't ever bet a weak hand and never make a bet that you aren't willing to lose.
Fred Brown