Which is probably for the best. Sometimes, fear keeps you from doing something foolish. It helps to keep you alive.
But it can also keep you stuck.
In many coaching sessions, I ask, “Why didn’t you do that very important thing you know you need to do in order to have a better life, a thriving life?” (OK, I usually condense that to asking why they didn’t do X, whatever X was.)
And the #1 most common response?
“Because I was afraid!”
Fear does not serve us well when it holds us back.
(Here’s a little secret: we ALL have fears. What you do about them determines whether you are thriving or stuck. Your choice. Listen below for some help.)
Oh, and here are the links to the other episodes in the Immutable Laws of Living Series: