Each chapter of our ebook 10 Key Steps to Building Self-Esteem in Difficult Times is one of 10 key points to building self-esteem, including taking care of the physical, mental and spiritual aspects of your life. If you follow these steps and really put them to work, you will discover an amazing transformation toward a life of self-esteem.
Children look freely on the world with curious eyes, eager to discover new experiences – open for everything and everybody. The most amazing thing about children and their approach to the world is that they don’t judge.
Children are too young to have prejudgments, this fact makes them open-minded. The way they look at events and people makes us think about ourselves and our approach to the world.
More and more countries celebrate World Ocean Day with special events. It’s a sign that we take seriously the responsibility of protecting the oceans.
Getting the designation is certainly a sign of esteem in an official way.
In August the world celebrates the International Day of the World’s Indigenous People. Its purpose is to direct worldwide attention to the situation of indigenous people in such areas as culture, education, health, human rights, the environment and social and economic development.
Indigenous people deserve our esteem as much as everyone else. They maintain their heritage and traditions in high esteem. Living according to their traditions shouldn’t be a reason for receiving less attention and support.
These young boys certainly deserve esteem for their efforts. They give it their all and despite their youth, demonstrate a high level of talent. It’s a joy to watch them play just because they love to play the game. The audience gives them a lot of esteem which pushes them on to spectacular catches and clutch hitting.
We sabotage ourselves when we procrastinate for example. We get in our own way – sometimes more and sometimes less subtle. We also could call it our inner critical voice that keeps us from having a good self-esteem.
Poets aren’t as appreciated in our society as authors. That makes public esteem given to every poet particularly important. A poet who receives esteem for his work can give this esteem back to other poets acknowledging their work.
Have you considered that music can have a very strong boosting effect on our self-esteem? Playing an instrument, singing or just listening to music can create this positive effect.
Being human means that we think. We think a lot. Sometimes we think the wrong way and sometimes we think something over and over again. At times we think also great thoughts, groundbreaking and breathtaking thoughts.
Where are these thoughts coming from? What do they do to us, our actions, our behavior, our growth and therefore our whole life?
Let’s take a look at the moments in our life where we experienced success. It can be success in our job, in a relationship, in hobby or sport – wherever we achieved success it was just a great feeling. We want to repeat it as often as possible.
In our search for this repeat-craving life moment we ask ourselves: what positive feeling do we exactly experience when we achieve success?