What's Stopping You Being Confident?

  • by Robert Kelsey
  • Narrated by Jeremy Clyde
  • 7 hrs and 44 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Do you lack confidence or self-belief? Join the club. Millions of otherwise smart people lack the confidence to achieve their full potential - at work, in their careers and even in their personal pursuits. Yet confidence isn't something that can be conjured from motivational exercises or via quick-fix techniques. Confidence is something you must build for yourself. It takes planning and action, deciding where you want to gain confidence and how it must be won. It will require courage, optimism and resilience.
In this follow-up to his international bestseller What's Stopping You? Robert Kelsey offers a deep understanding of confidence, using extensive research analysis, as well his own experiences, to help you to:

Identify the truth about confidence - its root causes, as well as the damaging self-beliefs that generate poor confidence
Accept who you are, while planning your path towards confidence through achievement
Understanding the myths around confidence, such as the need to be outgoing or to have talent
Overcome the most common barrier to strong confidence: other people
Deal with other barriers to confidence such as shyness, anxiety, stress, prejudice and hubris.


What the Critics Say

"Kelsey has produced a thoughtful and easily accessible book. While it will be of interest to a broad audience, its focus on preventing hubris and achieving potential should resonate with managers." (Irish Times, 21st January 2013)
"[P]ractical, helpful advice" (The Sun, 8th February 2013)
"[A]nother helpful practical guide for those clear minds who already know what’s missing - confidence...all the good decisions and ideas must have a strong base to carry them out; that’s what confidence and this book can bring." (Start Your Business, January 2013)


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Customer Reviews

Most Helpful

First Self helf book I've ever completed.

He keeps it real. Recommended to anyone looking for some straight talking. Enough detail to keep an intellectual mind gripped but not to much to go over your head. Will be listening to this for a second time and taking notes for action.
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- Amazon Customer

Book Details

  • Release Date: 16-08-2013
  • Publisher: Audible Studios