To help with confidence development, simply try “acting confident” to the outside world, practicing how it feels. The outside “show” helps the inside “take.” It’s okay to display confidence you don’t feel, to take a leap of faith. Pretending is not faking or hiding weaknesses. It’s playing the part you want to achieve.
Assume you know it all
Think you’re smarter than others
Don’t listen and learn
Are full of bluster; too sure of yourself in every situation without reason
Abuse your power, or browbeat, demean, or put down other people
Think “I’m special. The rules don’t apply to me.”…