In the midst of changing seasons, strong personalities, new situations, finding yourself tossed in the waves of personality is a great likelihood. We’re navigating bosses, spouses, family members, strangers, ourselves. It’s a lot to juggle and if you’re not careful, you can find yourself changing shape based on the circumstance when ideally we would all show up as our most authentic selves.
When we can maintain our identities, the world gets to experience the gift of our individuality, our contribution of feelings and perspective and the confidence that comes when we are successfully able to communicate. Today our intent is to maintain our identity in a sea of personalities.
You too? Here are 3 things to help:
- These 5 things that can help strengthen your sense of self and confidence.
To maintain your identity, let’s start by beefing that thing up. Discovering and investing in who you are sets a foundation that you’ll build your life on and the more stable it is, the easier it will be to endure the tough times. Here are 5 things that will help you get started!
- These tips for maintaining a sense of self when you fall in love, with help from Gabby Bernstein
When you find yourself in a place where you want to please another and have to regularly compromise, you can wake up feeling very lost personally. Gabby Bernstein shares this wisdom for maintaining your identity as you develop a healthy new sense of self as a part of a relationship.
- These wise words from Oprah.com on maintaining your identity with all manners of relationship
Dating and love relationships aren’t the only kind of relationship you’ll find yourself in. Whether it’s a professional match, a neighbor, a spouse or someone different altogether, remembering who you are is vital to creating a space that is free of resentment, judgement or a lack of your own voice. Here are 6 things to help you do just that!