Amy wonders: “What’s my worth?” She measures her income, material wealth, appearance, and weight. She adds it up, subtracts by her age, divides by the size of her family, and multiplies by the value of her house. Out comes the sum of her worth.
Fortunately, net worth has little to do with self-worth. Having it all---good job, beautiful high-performing children, nice home, and respect in the community don't necessarily bring high self- regard. Indeed being “skinny and rich” doesn’t mean that you feel good about yourself either! Instead, self-esteem is elusive. It’s hard to grasp in... Read More