Welcome to my Vision Mastery Blog with actionable tips, insights, and mindset strategies for taking action on your goals and dreams
The power of belief is so strong that whatever you put into your mind can happen. So start channeling your belief into what you want. Don’t look at the future for what you see…look at it for what you want it to be.
Early in my career, I flew on commercial flights quite often to speak in different areas of the country. I love to travel, but many times I had the problem of getting sick on the take-off and landing. Each time I flew I started projecting in my head how the take-off and landing would be, and how nauseated I would feel.
Then during a promotion my mentors held, I won a trip on one of their private planes. I didn’t even know if I wanted to go because this plane was a small plane with only eight seats. All I could think about is how bumpy the ride might be and how sick I would get!
But under my mentor’s encouragement (pressure actually) I finally consented to go. To my surprise, the flight was a lot different...
When my children were younger, I was like the mother eagle always nudging them out of their nest…or in other words, their comfort zone.
I now do this same thing with my coaching clients. I encouraged them, even pushing them at times to do things that feel like a risk or challenge to them. I know that as they try things that are hard or uncomfortable, soon those things will become easy.
Hard things, done over and over again, become easy. And as they become easy, then the confidence to do harder things grows.
So we all want to expand our comfort zones right? We all want the ability to act and reach out to people and opportunities when they come our way. But sometimes we just don’t have the confidence to do that.
Know you have the power to do hard things. You are capable of far more than you give yourself credit for. The more you risk and step out of your comfort zone, the more you will see yourself capable...