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It’s no secret that how you think impacts your reality. Whether or not you believe in the over-hyped concept of the Law of Attraction, there’s no denying this simple truth: Your mindset plays an enormous role in how you show up in the workplace. And how you show up effects how others perceive you, which ultimately influences how they treat you.
If you don’t believe you’re valuable, for instance, others will pick up on the subtle clues you’re sending out. They’ll hear it in your voice, see it in your actions, and read it on your face. Even if they don’t consciously recognize this message, they’re receiving it all the same.
In return, they’ll begin to agree with you. They won’t see you as valuable, and they’ll treat you accordingly.
Flip that idea on its head and it looks something like this: If you think you ARE valuable, others will pick up on that too, and as a result, they’ll treat with greater respect.
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