It’s okay to take baby steps here. Get a clear idea of what it is you want to accomplish, and take small steps in that direction. The gradual change makes leaving the comfort zone easier.
Understand That It’s Okay To Fail
The main reason people have such a hard time stepping out of their comfort zone is that they’re afraid. They’re afraid of failing. They’re afraid of stepping out into uncharted territory and landing flat on their face. They’re afraid
Failure is not fatal, and most of time it’s a necessary step on the way to success. I’ve come to embrace failure because I’ve realized that I learn the most when I fail. I wouldn’t be the person I am today had I not failed a thousand times along the way.
So don’t shy away from failure, it’ll build you up to be a better person.[…]
Jim is president of InnoThink Group and Leadership Matters. He is a leader in workplace learning, productivity, performance, and leadership training solutions. For over 25 years, we have helped companies improve their performance, productivity, and bottom-line results.