Posted on Jun 16, 2008 | Comments 0
Confidence is a measure of a personâ€™s personality, not physically rather mentally. In other words, confidence reflects the mental ability of a person.
If this level exceeds, then it is termed as overconfidence. Overconfidence can lead you into many critical situations. Therefore, it is very essential for you to know the difference between being confident and being overconfident.
Overconfidence can actually lead you to over estimate your knowledge and decline your ability to handle crucial situations and risks in your life. Though at times being overconfident can reflect your positive way of thinking, it is not always suggestible [Ways to achieve positive thinking].
Overconfidence can turn your life into miseries!
Making your own decisions plays a very crucial role in your life in order to enjoy the success of your achievements. These decisions can mainly concern not only to your career but also reflects your personal life.
If you are overconfident, your capability of taking right decisions will decrease, as a result you will lack mental peace in your life and most of the important situations in your life can turn into worst episodes.
So, in order to overcome all these problems, it is very essential for you to realize those disgusting results of being overconfident in your life.
Handling overconfidence in your life!
If you fail to handle this overconfidence, then it can possibly lead you to experience many emotional states of your mind like anger, anxiety, and you can also at times feel inferior to others.
For example, if a student is overconfident with his work, then he will end up making small mistakes, which can possibly affect his overall performance and academics. As a result, he can feel much depressed about it and can feel guilty of being overconfident.
In the same way, it reflects every individual at some point or the other in their lives. So, always try to overcome this particular state of mind and try to enjoy the success in your life.
Measures to rectify overconfidence!
- Always think twice before you take any decisions, which means you should think beyond the situation.
- You must be prepared with an alternative measure waiting in the queue i.e. another solution for the problem you are handling.
- Estimate the risk that will be encountered with the problem and then try to act accordingly.
- You must have good impact on your judgment, as far as situation handling is concerned.
- Always look for a better solution for the problem by discussing it with your co-workers or friends, as they can also help you with some suggestions.
By following the above mentioned measures, you can surpass the overconfidence in you. Thinking confidently gives you effective results and at the same time thinking overconfidently will end up in very worst situations.
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