Self-Esteem: The Entrepreneurial Tool To a Successful Business

Have you ever wondered why some people experience growth and success?

Self-esteem is the magic of succeeding in life. If you have self-esteem you will love yourself and love the people around you including your customers.

You will believe so much in yourself, and, your talent and skill. You will be very positive and you will always set large goals and you will always achieve them fast because you have become unstoppable.

Self-esteem will definitely boost your self-confidence and you will become BOLD to set targets and face any challenges in your business.

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One of the things that hold entrepreneurs back from pursuing their dreams for many years has always been fear of failure and the lack of self-confidence that is needed to overcome that fear.

For every entrepreneur, healthy self-esteem, leading to self-confidence, is critical to your success, since every startup is entering uncharted territory, and must take risks to seize a new opportunity. Not all entrepreneurs have the background to start from a position of strength in this area, but all have the ability to learn and the passion to succeed.

The most common cause of entrepreneur failure is giving up too early, rather than running out of money.

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Are you selling yourself short on your own potential, and not working on your own self-esteem, thus jeopardizing your business success and job satisfaction?

It’s something we all face, to some degree, I think. The key question: how do you overcome that fear?

Self-confidence is an essential part of the entrepreneur. A person with self-confidence generally likes themselves, is willing to take risks to achieve their personal and professional goals and thinks positively about the future.

Someone who lacks self-confidence, however, is less likely to feel that they can achieve their goals, and tends to have a negative perspective about themselves and what they hope to gain in life.

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The good news is that self-confidence is something you can improve!

Building self-confidence requires you to cultivate a positive attitude about yourself and your social interactions, while also learning to deal with any negative emotions that arise and practising greater self-care.

You should learn to set goals and take risks, as well, since meeting challenges can further improve your self-confidence.

Don’t let low self-confidence stop you from achieving your dreams and living your life.

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The following steps will help you build business self-esteem, which supports a broad range of attitudes and behaviours that are individually and organizationally beneficial to start-ups as well as older businesses.

  1. Identify the qualities and skills most closely linked to your idea of success.
  2. Identify your current strengths and establish plans for improving.
  3. Be on the lookout for new opportunities to grow your talents and experiences.
  4. Identify and redirect unhealthy competition and comparisons.
  5. Forgive yourself for past mistakes and poor decisions.
  6. Hold yourself completely accountable for your actions, decisions, and outcomes.
  7. Develop a pattern of self-talk that validates your worth and abilities.
  8. Focus on what you can control, not what you can’t.

The above-mentioned steps will definitely boost your confidence and make you achieve your goals faster.

Be deliberate about your business growth.


Jumoke Balogun Amolegbe: MD/CEO at Jurdynal Health ltd.

Jumoke Balogun Amolegbe: MD/CEO at Jurdynal Health ltd.


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