A while back, I read an article about how insecurities (not confidence) can actually contribute to success. Feel free to check out the article yourself, but the gist is exactly what the title implies — how confidence doesn’t necessarily guarantee success like we’ve always thought.
The article is based on a book called, Confidence: Overcoming Low Self-Esteem, Insecurity, and Self-Doubt by Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic. Basically, the idea behind the book is that low self-esteem is actually helpful because it enables us to learn more. Who would have thought?
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