Building Your Confidence and Learning to Flourish

My guest today teaches women to flourish in business. Speaker, coach, mentor, writer, business owner, and mother Yvonne EL Silver develops programs for women who need to rebuild their confidence, build up their resources, elevate their careers, and become the best versions of themselves. With over 25 years of experience helping people develop, Yvonne also chairs mentorship programs for multiple groups, including the Business and Professional Women Calgary and Canadian Business Chicks.

In this episode, Yvonne shares how she leverages her core values of creativity, compassion, inspiration, and possibility to bring her clients more confidence, success in life and business, better work-life balance, and increased quality family time. You’ll hear her tips for beating burnout, improving your confidence, and learning to flourish in your career.



  • What made Yvonne realize she was in a state of emotional overwhelm.
  • How her professional experience and experience as a mother of a child with special needs ties into the work she does.
  • What led to her leaving her corporate role and starting her own business.
  • A key thing to focus on to make your business life more successful and enjoyable.
  • Why hiring for values is more important than hiring for skills.
  • How to create reciprocal energy when you first meet someone.
  • The important connection between language and energy.
  • How our subconscious limiting beliefs come through in our language.
  • Why the words “just” and “but” can be problematic.
  • Practical ways to build confidence.
  • Books that have impacted Yvonne’s life.
  • An important tip for business owners and leaders who feel like they’re burning out.

Previously published on

What’s your take on what you just read? Comment below or write a response and submit to us your own point of view or reaction here at the red box, below, which links to our submissions portal.

submit to Good Men Project


Sign up for our Writing Prompts email to receive writing inspiration in your inbox twice per week.

Photo: Shutterstock

The post Building Your Confidence and Learning to Flourish appeared first on The Good Men Project.

from The Good Men Project

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s