One of the reasons that I left my job was to finally break free from the deepest layer of low self-esteem that I hadn’t yet chipped away at.
This probably makes no sense at first blush.
Why would I need to quit my job to work on myself?
Here’s the thing, for years and years I was able to be one of the star performers on my team without dealing with any of my deeply buried self-worth issues.
Sure I had worked through many layers of my own self-doubt over the course of my life, but I knew there was more.
It was my dirty little secret.
My low self-esteem still lurked underneath the surface in certain interactions, assignments, and meetings… and boy did I know how to hide it well.Continue reading