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Confidence: The root of success... can it also lead to failure?

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Confidence: The root of success... can it also lead to failure?

By Dr. Gale Lucas, Director of Research Success is most often achieved by those who don't know that failure is inevitable. ~ Coco Chanel Confidence is an essential part of how we succeed. In order to persevere in the face of challenges, we need confidence to overcome said challenges. Those who live by the words “never quit” - those who have grit - have confidence in the face of adversity, and are able to persist through the challenges that they face. American folklore heroes "pull themselves up from their bootstraps" because they believe that they can. Our culture reinforces this...

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Let's Help the NFL (and any workplace):

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Let's Help the NFL (and any workplace):

Awareness, Team Resilience, and Raw Coping Power   Increased awareness about domestic violence will hopefully lead to upgraded policy and education efforts in all types of work settings, sports or otherwise. But it is important to make those efforts stick! It helps to use a systematic approach known to avoid costly incidents while promoting healthy relationships and productivity. Here, you will learn six practical steps drawn from two science-based programs.   Right Attention Breeds Right Action. Media attention on domestic violence in the National Football League promises to raise awareness about the prevalence of such abuse for society at large and...

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