On the surface, the professional aspect of Whole Person Development is as simple as thinking about your career path, and where you see yourself in the future. However, this is just the tip of the iceberg.
Self-esteem is defined by the Merriam-Webster dictionary as “a feeling of satisfaction that someone has in himself or herself and his or her own abilities.” In other words, your self-esteem is the confidence you have in yourself, which leads into self-appreciation—how you practice self-care and how you appreciate, respect, and value yourself.
In the ever changing workplace environment, broadening our focus to incorporate the Whole Person Blend is integral to success. What is the Whole Person Blend? Picture, if you will, your favorite recipe. We often see the word “blend” while cooking or baking; it’s the idea that we are taking different amounts of multiple ingredients and combining them together to become a finished product.