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here's your permission to be vulnerable

I used to think being vulnerable was foolish.

I was afraid to let people see my true emotions.

They saw the good happy parts, but I hid away the sadness. I masked the anger. I held back the tears.

But now I know better.

I know that vulnerability is actually strength.

Vulnerability is confidence.

Vulnerability is knowing that despite what you share and how you share it, you are powerful and strong and can survive anything.

Am I more comfortable giving or receiving? Why is that? How can I find greater balance in giving and receiving?

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here's your permission to be vulnerable

September 13, 2021

I used to think being vulnerable was foolish.

I was afraid to let people see my true emotions.

They saw the good happy parts, but I hid away the sadness. I masked the anger. I held back the tears.

But now I know better.

I know that vulnerability is actually strength.

Vulnerability is confidence.

Vulnerability is knowing that despite what you share and how you share it, you are powerful and strong and can survive anything.

Am I more comfortable giving or receiving? Why is that? How can I find greater balance in giving and receiving?

The Assist newsletter is your shortcut to success. Get the weekly email that makes becoming a better professional actually enjoyable.


6 exercises to build resilience

These comedy wildlife photos gave me a few chuckles this morning.

Before you quit your job to become a digital nomad, read this.

Here’s a really simple trick to beat procrastination.

Yes, there’s a difference between secrecy and privacy in a relationship.

Here’s the trick to remembering everyone you meet

Finding someone willing to listen to you tell a story may be a real boost for longevity.

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