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How to Recover From An Embarrassing Moment. Here’s how to redeem yourself after an embarrassing moment strikes.

How to Recover From An Embarrassing Moment

We’ve all had our share of embarrassing moments. (Basically, if I’m conscious I’m embarrassing myself in some form.) Whether you just spilled a drink on the hottest guy you’ve ever seen or bitched about somebody without realizing they’re standing right behind you, some blunders are easier to move on from while some are the stuff of decade-long nicknames amongst your friends. The thing to always remember as you’re hiding under your proverbial rock: You’ve survived embarrassing moments before, and you’ll survive this one too. Below, 9 simple ways to recover—you know, with as much of your dignity in tact as possible. 1. General Self Improvement Resources. 12 Morning Mood Boosts. Personal Organization. Self Help. Mindset.

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One, that each voice counts. And, two, that just as we benefit from the gifts of society, we are similarly beholden to give back in some way, no matter how small, no matter how immediate. Today is the first-ever Blog Action Day, where thousands of bloggers will unite to speak on the same topic–the environment–to their individual communities and, in doing so, unite all into a single worldwide community that numbers in the millions. I must confess that, while I care deeply about our environment, until I saw Al Gore’s An Inconvenient Truth, I never really understood the urgency to take charge. Overcoming Shyness.

All my life I’ve been an inwardly directed person. While some people like to think out loud, I prefer to process the world internally, answer my own questions, and come to a conclusion before speaking up. This personality trait has benefits and drawbacks. Apple Seeds. Shyness. Shyness (also called diffidence) is the feeling of apprehension, lack of comfort, or awkwardness especially when a person is in proximity to other people.


This commonly occurs in new situations or with unfamiliar people. Shyness can be a characteristic of people who have low self-esteem. Stronger forms of shyness are usually referred to as social anxiety or social phobia. The primary defining characteristic of shyness is a largely ego-driven fear of what other people will think of a person's behavior, which results in the person becoming scared of doing or saying what he or she wants to, out of fear of negative reactions, criticism, rejection, and simply opting to avoid social situations instead.[1]

Business and Life Tips for Introverts and Shy, by Patricia Weber. What a pleasant surprise to receive an invitation to Blog Hop!

Business and Life Tips for Introverts and Shy, by Patricia Weber

When I first heard the term a couple of years ago I thought, “Wow, that sounds fun. I wonder if it’s like one of my favorite childhood games, hop scotch?” Enjoy “hopping” to the different blogs featured here. Broaden your contact sphere. My invitation to blog hop, came from one of my long time blogging friends. A.K. In the ensuing twenty years, San Francisco became her home, and in it’s atmosphere of breaking boundaries and creative expression, A.K. became a painter and ultimately a writer. Her current novel, in its final draft stage, is Under The Bed. A.K. She blogs at A.K.s writing is superb. Part of this assignment is to blog post on the writing process, answering the four questions below.

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How to be less shy when meeting new people

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