Having self-esteem means holding yourself in a positive self regard. It is your evaluation of yourself. It determines as to how you are going to act in a given situation-positively or negatively. If you relaxed you might face the situation in a proper way. You have to be positive. It is necessary to master the are of positive thinking. Accept and appreciate yourself as you are. To raise your self-esteem you have to focus more on your strengths than your weaknesses. We have to treat others equally even if they are not equal to our status in the society. Let us not worry too much about impressing others. Maybe they are trying to impress you.
Only you are responsible for your career growth because it is your career and the question of your ambitions, emotions and aspirations. No one else knows about what are your dreams, your personal goals, your emotions as you yourself do. You only know what is challenging, satisfying and intellectually rewarding for you. Knowing yourself determines where you stand. This process also includes being aware of the opportunities, the means available, the hurdles and challenges involved. Summing up, any one of us can achieve any heights in his or her career provided.
- We know what we want
- Fix our target
- Gather information as to how to achieve it Make ourselves academically and professionally competent
- Develop an impressive personality which not only includes your physical appearance but also your depth of general knowledge and knowledge of a particular field you have chosen as your career. The ability to converse effectively, the are of listening to others patiently, ability to motivate and lead, smartness, clear thinking and knowing the art of trouble shooting are some very essential qualities. It ma also be emphasized here that to rise in one`s career it is necessary to get rid of the narrow-mindedness and keep oneself away from unnecessary mental barriers which have the potential to stall our progress.
- Keep our eyes and ears open and be abreast with what is happening around us and in the field of our interest, i.e., the latest development, demand and changes taking place.