Why confidence works and how to get more of it

Why Confidence Works, And How to Get More of It

We’ve been talking a lot about confidence lately and, for the most part, we’ve been taking for granted that you knew what we meant. Right now, we want to be clear: When we talk about confidence, we’re talking about a deep trust in one’s own abilities. It doesn’t stem from your ego. Confidence is an [...]

Transcript from our interview with Maggie Jay

A little while back, we interviewed Maggie Jay and shared her insights about confidence here. What follows is the entire transcribed text of our talk with her. When you see "D," you can know that friend of Ferguson Tutoring, Daniel Taylor, is talking. When you see "M," that's all Maggie. Enjoy!   D: Hey Maggie, [...]

The Carrot, the Egg, and the Coffee Bean

A young woman went to her mother and told her about her life and how things were so hard for her. She did not know how she was going to make it and wanted to give up. She was tired of fighting and struggling. Her mother took her to the kitchen and sat her down […]