Personal Branding: Introvert Edition

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We all know how introverts can be: shy, scared, or separated from other people. With a little personal branding, however, introverts can be: confident, courageous, and connected – not just with other people, but also with themselves.

That being said, here are some personal branding tips – especially for introverts who are looking to be the kind of people everyone will be able to look up to because of their confidence and courage or connection with other people, instead of the kind of people everyone will only be able to look down to because of their shyness and scaredness or separation from other people:

Look at yourself in the mirror.

Look at yourself in the mirror. Ask yourself: What do you see? Then, ask yourself again: Who do you see? Build your confidence as you realize each day that you deserve to be recognized not just for who you are, but also for what you are capable of. Develop your confidence as you realize each day that you are worthy not just for what you know, but also for what you can do. Until you recognize who you are and until you know your worth, keep looking at yourself in the mirror.

Be bold! Be brave!

To be courageous is to be bold enough to take risks. To be courageous is to be brave enough when it comes to making decisions. No matter what other people might say, you get to have the last say. No matter what your loved ones might think, you get to have the final say. You alone can decide what’s best for you, as well as what works well for you.

Open your heart and your mind.

Connecting with other people means building relationships. It means opening your heart to them, as well as opening your mind to them – no matter who they are. There’s just one thing to remember, though. Contrary to popular belief, you don’t always have to stay on the same page with other people to build relationships. You just need to accept that every person is different in their own way, just as you are unique in your own way.