Before we look at ways to increase self-esteem, Let's look at what we refer to as self-esteem and make sure we understand the distinction between self-esteem and self-confidence. Self-confidence is based on your ability. Your self-confidence is based on the level of trust you have and faith in your capabilities [your strengthand potential]. Self confidence is what you believe you are able to do. Self confidence is the mastery of self. what you are confident you are able to do. Self-esteem is built on the value. Self esteem is a reflection of self-worth and self-esteem. Self-esteem is rooted in the way you treat yourself and value your worth. Self-esteem is the person you believe you are. Self-esteem mastery = who you think you are For more detail please visit:- https://samsatcorner.com/ https://www.millionairebeauty.co.uk/ https://greatnesspsychedelics.com/ https://www.schrappers.com/ https://www.headandneckcenters.com/ https://www.mastermovers.co.za/ https://gearuptofit.com/ How to Build Self-Esteem - My Experiences My early years and up to my early twenties, I was plagued by a deep inferiority depression and low self-esteem. 40 years later, and speaking with sincerity and humility, I am blessed with an extremely positive and healthy sense of self-esteem. Actually, until I decided to write this piece, self-esteem was not in my mind for quite some time. Why? Because it's not a problem for me anymore. It's often the casefor people who have an optimistic, healthy sense of self-esteem don't consider it. However, those who think about it and are interested in reading articles that attempt to answer questions like the "How to build self esteem?" issue tend to have less self-esteem. "OK well very good for you!" I hear you shouting, "... so what's the secret? What did you learn in those forty years that has made you so smug?" First of all, there was not a abrupt "come to Jesus moment" or a dramatic transformation as the time Joliet from The Blues Brothers saw the illumination. It is a slow process which was developed over time. I realized very early that the bed rock base of building self-esteem is based on values on these topics: How to Create Self-Esteem  If I don't look after me, then who else will! I realized that others judged me for my self worth. When I first got into this whole thing, at around the age of 19 and in college, I realized that my feelings of inadequacy and self-worth was reflecting on me through the way that other people were treated by me. I was feeling inferior, so I was treated as inferior by people. However, as soon as I made small changes in my attitude towards myself, I noticed that others were more positive towards me. How did I accomplish this? It's not a novel idea, I know however I was able to create it. I conducted an informal inventory of my own personality to determine what people seemed to appreciate about me and react positively to. I also noticed some small glimpses of things I felt I could develop on. Making it up to create it I was so unsure or faith in myself that I made an identity, a brand new identity I played out and I named him Isaac Isaac, which was my nickname for myself. It seemed that this got an enthusiastic response, and I decided to run for the position of Students Union as Treasurer and ran as Isaac. The persona Isaac had a loud personality, bold humorous and confident and it worked since Isaac was elected Treasurer. It was enjoyable and fascinating to play this character however, deep within I was unsecure and lacking self-worth. Transformation After achieving this initial success, I was then responsible for organizing all rock events at the college , as well as hiring bands as well as the people who managed the bars. I was in a prominent position and I had a fantastic time as well as a wonderful social life. What an amazing transformation! I had the best time of the rest of my days as Isaac. But, in the inside, the "real me", Stephen was lacking confidence in myself, but finally I discovered a path forward and something I could build on. The next issue was to figure out how to get rid of Isaac and allow Stephen to become the self-confident and socially successful person... however, this is beyond the scope of this article , and is a topic for another time. How to Create Self-Esteem  If I knew what people thought about me, I would not think about what other people thought about me! Like many people, I was worried about what people thought of me. It was a huge relief when I realized that no one is contemplating what the rest of the world is doing. Why? We are all too focused on ourselves!