The Confidence Dilemma Women Face In The Workplace

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key challenges facing women in the workplace

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How our childhoods impact confidence

Dr. Joy mentioned that confidence may be taught in some households, but not in others. I asked her to elaborate on how someone’s childhood may still be impacting their career confidence. “Be self-aware,” says Dr. Joy. “Have the courage to think about your childhood. Think about how you were raised. Think ‘what kind of relationship do I have with my parents right now?’ or if they aren’t around, how was that relationship?”

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