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Intellectual Confidence

Started this discussion. Last reply by James Byron Nelson Mar 10. 14 Replies

My intellectual confidence has taken a blow the past 2 years, and it's only been getting worse. Some times I think I'm getting dumber. LOL. On, the optimistic side, I have a college degree and even a…Continue

Trusting Myself

Started this discussion. Last reply by GreenCorvette Jan 23. 7 Replies

Have any other men experienced a severe lack of trusting in there own selves? I am still trying to understand if I am really just lacking trust in my own self. This particularly concerns my career…Continue

Fresh career. Love my job. Suck at it!

Started this discussion. Last reply by Rusty Rogers Nov 25, 2014. 9 Replies

Just started a shiny new career in the environmental sector with a great company. I dropped out of graduate school hoping to land something great; the risk payed off. I love my job. I am working with…Continue

Claritas Investment Certificate???

Started this discussion. Last reply by Penelope Jul 15, 2014. 1 Reply

I am considering registering to study and test for the Claritas Investment Certificate offered by the CFA Institute. I recently dropped out of grad school studying law and policy. I am considering…Continue

 

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James Byron Nelson replied to Steven Carpenter's discussion Intellectual Confidence
"Age will do it, but you don't look old enough yet :)   Stress causes cortisol release, cortisol in large doses causes hippocampal damage.  That won't affect old memories, but will make laying new ones down more difficult…"
Mar 10
Rick Shelton replied to Steven Carpenter's discussion Intellectual Confidence
"Dishes don't go in the medicine cabinet, they go in the..... badminton or shuffleboard I can't remember...  Darcy?"
Mar 9
Rick Shelton replied to Steven Carpenter's discussion Intellectual Confidence
"LOL.  duhhhhhh.  Doooooonuuuuuuutttssssss."
Mar 9
Vendetta5885 replied to Steven Carpenter's discussion Intellectual Confidence
""I never honestly put a lot of effort into school" "Whether or not I'm cut out for office work" "It takes a lot of mental effort to focus on simple tasks."  You sound a lot like me when I phased into office…"
Mar 9
Pale Horse replied to Steven Carpenter's discussion Intellectual Confidence
"Chess."
Mar 8
Max (⌐■_■) replied to Steven Carpenter's discussion Intellectual Confidence
"But then how will the dishes socialize?"
Mar 8
Harry Edwards replied to Steven Carpenter's discussion Intellectual Confidence
"Everyone will at some point in their life find themself in a situation where they feel less intelligent than the group around them. Don't worry about it. Perhaps the reason you feel as you do is because you are comparing yourself to your…"
Mar 8
John Muir replied to Steven Carpenter's discussion Intellectual Confidence
"Do you drink alot? When I quit drinking my short-term and long term memory imorived, as well as my ability to focus."
Mar 7
Kit replied to Steven Carpenter's discussion Intellectual Confidence
"That mental image made me chuckle :')"
Mar 7
Nick H replied to Steven Carpenter's discussion Intellectual Confidence
"If it was dementia, he wouldn't be here moaning about it. He'd be as happy as a lark and his family/friends would be the ones wondering why he's putting the dishes in the medicine cabinet"
Mar 7
Kit replied to Steven Carpenter's discussion Intellectual Confidence
"Early onset dementia."
Mar 7
Native Son replied to Steven Carpenter's discussion Intellectual Confidence
"It could be that the job/career, while laudably reducing your stress level, isn't intellectually challenging. YET.  You're only 5 months into the job.  My ball park experience is that it usually takes about 6 months to…"
Mar 7
Will replied to Steven Carpenter's discussion Intellectual Confidence
"There cd be lots of reasons for a loss of confidence."
Mar 7
Shane replied to Steven Carpenter's discussion Intellectual Confidence
"Soduku. Stop using LOL."
Mar 7
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Intellectual Confidence

My intellectual confidence has taken a blow the past 2 years, and it's only been getting worse. Some times I think I'm getting dumber. LOL. On, the optimistic side, I have a college degree and even a few graduate credits. I never honestly put a lot of effort into school; I've always been more interested in self-directed learning. I have a great job; wheather or not I'm cut out for office work in the energy sector is questionable. I started this career almost five months ago. I have decreased my…See More
Mar 7
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