It goes without saying, that fear is inevitable and holds people back from doing great things in life. Moreover, sometimes people want so much to be successful, but they don't know how to overcome fear and being scaredthat stops them from achieving greatness. However, while there's no denying the fact that you cannot stop being afraid, you can take a number of measures for properly planning for fear. Besides, in addition to the fact that fear motivates you, it is also common to progress.
Why Progression is Scary
Every one of us either experiences or feel fear in certain situations or under some scenarios or conditions. Moreover, when we grow and step into the outside world, we get scared of everything, because we don't know personally what to expect. However, while having fear is common and any type of progression in life, be it going to a new school or joining a new job, can be scary, it is how we proceed to overcome these and transform them into additional strengths, that truly determines how we will end up. The key is to be aware of what exactly you fear and knowing why you fear it.
What Are you Willing to Sacrifice to Reach Goals?
Let's face it, reaching your career goals and objectives means being willing to do whatever it takes to achieve them. Whether your life goal is to getting next promotional increase or getting good grades in school, you must know what it will take and how much you are willing to sacrifice to get there. Besides, Time, money, failure, social life, fear/anxiety, material things etc. may all be impacted if you are serious about changing. However, you should always remember that success isn't just handed out and personal progress takes work.Properly assessing your willingness involves gathering information about what it will take to reach your life goals. In addition, you need to identify your fears and anxieties and prepare a plan to overcome them one at a time. Here are some of the factors that will help you in assessing what are you willing to sacrifice to reach your goals,
Are You More Afraid of Failing or Changing?
We all have fears of some kind, some have fear of changing careers, while others have fear of proposing to their loved ones. However, while we try our level best to overcome these fears, the drive and motivation to take the actions needed for reaching these goals often slip away as the months go by. Nonetheless, in a situation like these, you need to ask yourself that are you afraid of failing or changing? Besides, great achievements just don't happen and they need work, self-sacrifice and most of all overcoming your fears.
Progress Doesn’t Happen Overnight-
Always remember that Rome wasn't built in a day and progress will not just happen overnight. While, sure every now and then someone strikes it rich by winning the lottery, but those situations are few and far between. Consecutively, you need to find a reason why it is important for you to accomplish your goals, act as if you are unstoppable, and take appropriate action towards reaching your goals for taking your life to the next level.
Belief and confidence are vital for overcoming fear and that can be achieved only through work ethic, determination, commitment, and consistency.
Being afraid and fearful is common, but those that overcome by staying consistent with their approach embrace fear and make something of every situation they face.