The Library is pleased to announce the launch of the Order a Book Service to support students when they can’t get the books which they need for their studies. If the Library doesn’t hold a copy of the book which they require, the student can fill in an Order a book form and the Library will obtain it for them. The service launches today and will run until further notice. … [Read more...] about Order a Book Service- The University of Manchester Library
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Think positive – you can! A positive attitude can favourably influence your activity and outlook. A good way to improve your positivity is to tell yourself 'you can do it.' Try to avoid or change any negative language to more positive words. Be conscious of your internal dialog as well as the words you use speaking to others and take every opportunity to affirm and use positive … [Read more...] about Weekly confidence development tip 28: Think positive – you can!
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Make friends. Meeting new people is an excellent way to develop your confidence. It may require being a little brave at first but can be ultimately rewarding. Beginning each situation or encounter with an open mind can help improve confidence and also encourages others to be more open to you. This is an excellent opportunity to find out more about a person or to establish a … [Read more...] about Weekly confidence development tip 27: Make friends
Utilise simulated confidence. Understand ‘simulated’ confidence. This is acting confident to improve confidence. Adopting and imitating the behaviours that you aspire to have. It can be a good strategy as over time it will increase confidence through getting into the right mindset. Remember you are what you think, so the more you think you are confident, the more you will … [Read more...] about Weekly confidence development tip 26: Utilise simulated confidence