achievements

Here’s Why You Can’t Take a Compliment

Ever had that “meh” feeling when someone compliments you? Like your accomplishments are somehow “dirty” or “fake”?  I was reading Learned Optimism by Dr Martin Seligman. The book made me realize that this feeling comes from how we explain our failures and successes to ourselves.  This tends to hinders our ability to continue doing great work, and I want to […]