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Fear of rejection, people pleasing, and the impact on work
While it is understandable to want to avoid rejection, red flags should go up if you feel an intense need to put other people’s needs before your own. People pleasers who are compulsive will go to great measures to win people over and are a good example.Continue reading
Self-handicapping Behavior – Pressing the self-destruct button
Self-handicapping behavior and fear of failure to some of us are associated with feelings far more damaging than disappointment and frustration, such as embarrassment and shame. As a result, the prospect of failure can be so terrifying that we unconsciously lower our expectations for success. While lowering expectations may appear to be a reasonable approach,…Continue reading
Honey, I shrunk myself!
Failing can induce thoughts that make us feel less capable, less skillful, less competent, less intelligent, or even less attractive. Such thoughts seem to have a huge negative impact on our self-confidence and on future efforts and outcomes.Continue reading
Emotional chills could turn into psychological pneumonia
How we respond to failures in our life has a definite impact on our emotional well-being. Not dealing could lead to psychological pneumonia.Continue reading
Emotional Abuse – Important things to know
Mentally abusive relationships cause enormous emotional damage to the loving partner who tries, against all odds, to hold the relationship together and, ultimately, can’t do it, because her partner is working against her. Whether you are currently in a mentally abusive relationship, have left one recently, or years later are still struggling with the anxieties…Continue reading
Dealing with disappointment
Have you found it difficult to overcome disappointment? Do you sense a loss of power when faced with disappointment? Do you find it difficult to think clearly when confronted with failure? When we are trying to recover from disappointing news or life events, we can do certain things that could provide us with a sense…Continue reading
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