Faking Confidence

There’s a big difference between competence and confidence. Someone who talks a lot is not necessarily competent. A big mouth rarely equates to skills.

All we really just want to know how competent someone is. Confidence is a distractor.

Competence is true confidence. Humility > Arrogance.

Listen to this week’s HBR Podcast on “Confidence.”

WEB GEMS NEWSLETTER
(See past issues)

SHOW YOUR SUPPORT
Become a member of the blog for $23/year!

Author: wells baum aka bombtune

A daily blogger who connects the dots between beats, culture, and technology.

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.