Stop Comparing Yourself To Others

Stop Comparing Yourself To Others

Leadership | Posted by - January 28, 2014 at 12:00 am

It’s something we have all done to sabotage our own success. One minute you’re feeling great, on top of the world, making tons of progress; then you hear about an accomplishment made by one of your peers and you think, “Why am I not that successful?”

Jealousy sets in, you start to feel like a failure, and you wonder what she has that you don’t.

Can you relate?

I used to compare myself to others all the time. I would even look at entrepreneurs with 20 years more experience and say, “Why am I not there?”

Here’s the thing: When you allow the success of others to make you feel you’re not good enough, you’re turning your back on your own brilliance and unique gifts. [Click to tweet]

In today’s episode of She Takes on the World TV, I dive into how to stop comparing yourself to others. Check it out:



Tags: advice, comparison, courage, gifts, leadership, unique, vulnerability

Natalie MacNeil
Natalie MacNeil is an Emmy Award-winning media producer and the Founder of, listed by Forbes on "Top 10 Sites for Women Entrepreneurs."
Cheryl Dyck
March 11, 2014 at 10:23 pm
So true, loved this!
Dawn Slack
May 27, 2014 at 12:44 pm
Thanks Natalie. Some times we need a little reminder to stop standing in our own way!
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