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FOMO and Self-Confidence Online

29 Jul, 2014 0 comments All life areas

For all of the amazing benefits that the internet provides—new ways to connect, freedom of speech and amazing access to information—the internet is not all hearts and roses.

FOMO—or Fear Of Missing Out—is a real issue that many people face today. With the instant access and gratification of the internet, FOMO is a kind of social anxiety that people feel if they aren’t constantly plugged into their social media and up-to-date on the latest news feed. As a result, this form of anxiety can wreak havoc with your self-confidence online. We’ve got some tips about how to handle yourself and your interactions to keep yourself feeling confident and happy.

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