Category: confidence

Everything You Need to Know About Hearing ‘No’

September 28, 2016 BY ANNETTE SALDANA

What do you hear when you hear no? Does it stop you in your tracks? Are you offended? Do you feel rejected? What do you tell yourself the other person really means when they say no? Here’s

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Six Months Into Her New Wall Street Job, She Wanted a Raise and a Promotion

September 28, 2016 BY ANNETTE SALDANA

Rachel ​used ​“3 Easy Steps to Get What You Want With Confidence and Grace” to get through a tough job interview process, and she had just been hired as a

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This NYC Publishing Exec Folded During Her Company’s Big Sale: Here’s How She Turned It Into Gold

September 22, 2016 BY ANNETTE SALDANA

When I met Hannah after a book lecture, she had just quit her job as a high-level publishing exec in the publishing capital of the world—New York City. After spending five years building

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How One Millennial Stopped Begging and Got a 30% Raise

September 16, 2016 BY ANNETTE SALDANA

I first heard Emily’s story six months ago over a couple of vodka tonics at one of my favorite bars, Sister Louisa’s Church on Edgewood Avenue

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How One ‘People Pleaser’ Learned to Take Her Life Back at Work

September 9, 2016 BY ANNETTE SALDANA

I was up visiting clients in New York City last winter when Natalie and I were beaming at the company’s holiday party.  Beaming because the owners of the small but successful design studio

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How to Overcome 3 Mindset Barriers to Asking for Money

August 26, 2016 BY ANNETTE SALDANA

Happy Women’s Equality Day! How are you commemorating the passage of the 19th amendment, when women got the right to vote in 1920? I became aware of Women’s Equality

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Can You Make An Earnest Promise You Don’t Know How to Keep?

January 8, 2016 BY ANNETTE SALDANA

Have you watched the sci-fi blockbuster Interstellar? (If you haven’t, spoiler alert: there’s a video clip of the ending below.) While I have nothing to say about

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The Mindset to Use When You’re Tired of Being Bullied

June 19, 2015 BY ANNETTE SALDANA

You look down at your hands. Your heart starts to race. You try to collect your thoughts. As tears spring to your eyes. You can’t be seen crying at

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Why I Said No to a 140K Salary

June 19, 2015 BY ANNETTE SALDANA

I want to tell you about about something that I could not have recognized in my younger days. It has to do with $140,000 and the

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How to Recover Easily From a Mistake

April 10, 2015 BY ANNETTE SALDANA

"When you hit a wrong note, it's the next note that makes it good or bad." Miles Davis So

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