- 41. Recognize your self-worth.
Do not let circumstances or other people determine how you view yourself. Reclaim your worth and your belief in yourself by taking control of your own words, thoughts, and beliefs. This can be done through positive pep talks as well as altering the way you think about situations and how others perceive you. Let go of toxic people in your life who undermine your confidence. Remind yourself of your unique value. Read, Expect to Win: 10 Proven Strategies for Thriving in the Workplace (Plume; $15) by Carla Harris.