Don’t wait for people to praise you

Our Culture Teaches Us to Focus On Our Weaknesses.

It’s sad but often true that we seek validation from external sources. The praise of others, scores, awards, money – many of the things we have little or no control over.

The problem with this is that our best efforts can be rubbished or ignored if these outside forces do not “validate” us which can be a painful an demoralising event.

This post from LifeHack.org reminds us that we must praise ourselves and display gratitude- not wait for outside sources to bestow praise upon us.

Full post here.