The Hidden Dangers of Playing It Safe
People try desperately to hang on to antiquated ways of doing business because of a false sense of security. They believe that they can maintain their old ideas indefinitely, even if all evidence shows the contrary.
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An opportunity should not only be viewed by the benefits it provides.
Knowing how the opportunity will make you happy should also have an influence on your decisions.
Moving on in life is possible if you have a good understanding and knowledge of yourself.
Believe in yourself that you are able to figure out a way forward.
Finding a good opportunity may leave you to put everything in to make it work, and the confidence to move beyond your safety nets.
Following the status quo does not always make us feel that we are living with purpose.
If you live your life by simply comparing yourself to other people, you will always be subject to ...
Making space to take on risk is all about the journey. You have to unlearn what no longer serves you. For example, unlearning other peoples quick fixes and schemes.
Playing it safe prevents you from leaping into the opportunities along your path.
If you wait until you are ready you might not follow the path you want to choose. Trust yourself to do your best.
We are apt to choose the path of safety instead of speaking about issues that worry us. We do not address the problems and fail to influence a change or produce results.
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The world is changing fast. Holding on to the ideas of yesterday can prevent you from achieving success tomorrow.
Be willing to step away from the old assumptions into a place of not knowing. This will leave room to acquire new knowledge to move to a place you truly want to go.
If all you do is conform, that is all you have to offer.
To set yourself apart, be willing to walk your own path and do what you expect of yourself versus what others expect of you.