11 Things You Need To Know About Yourself In The Digital Age

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1. That you are not the summation of your comparisons to other people. I think that many times, we have the tendency to see other people’s (usually feigned) happiness and success plastered across digital platforms and we somehow start to feel completely unaccomplished and inferior. In fact, research has proved this to be true.

2. In feeling substandard to the status updates and engagement photo shoots and accomplishments and smiling nights out, you are tapping into what each one of the people who incessantly needs to post and share these things is feeling too: the need for affirmation and a way to move past insecurity. This is important to realize about ourselves, but also for other people: the fact that what we’re seeking by announcing and posting on these public platforms is a sense of worth and social clout by the modern way of “likes” and “favorites.”

3. Internet presence…

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I am a 40+ male PR executive from India. I have deliberately kept my identity hidden so that I can freely, frankly open my heart and share my feelings about people I know from work and outside. Hope you enjoy the resulting emotional free-flow in my posts. I do fear and dread the day when my identity is disclosed and I may be forced to totally delete this blog, unless of course a publisher comes with an interesting offer ;)

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