Conquer the Fear that Holds You Back

FEAR! It is the most to be blamed trait in a person that holds back him/her from improving as a person and achieving success. Success could be related to anything, right from learning a new language to conquering peaks of a mountain. It could be about a change in the job or investing in stocks. There are a myriad of things that are not accomplished by people just because of fear. One important concept that has to be understood by people is that taking a risk and working relentlessly is crucial to achieving any kind of success irrespective of whether it is related to the profession or personal life. But, the major hurdle in taking risk is overcoming the fear that holds you back. Fear pulls you back and makes you reconsider your dreams and prevents you from taking an action that leads you towards your goal.

To conquer fear, it is essential that you understand and identify what you are afraid of and why, by getting a clear picture of what is that exactly making you going haywire. When you are aware of the reason behind your fear, it gets easier to find a solution. Program your brain and build the courage to overcome your fear. Read books that uplift your spirit and develop mantras that can boost your confidence and help you take an action towards conquering fear. Write down positive affirmations for yourself and stick them in a place where you see it often. Believe that you can conquer your fear by thinking so.

Many times we fear things that are imaginary by overanalyzing situations. This happens due to the absence of planning and organization in our life. We can eliminate fear from our lives if we can chalk out detailed and well thought out plans for our life by setting clear goals that are realistic and achievable. There is no scope for fear when we have set certain goals with a perfect action plan. By achieving our small goals we can move ahead for the larger goals of life with ease sans any fear.

One important aspect that needs an alteration in your attitude and working style is moving out of your comfort zone. To get into a zone where you have no more fear of uncertainties and failures, you have to adapt yourself to doing things that frighten you. Get doing one thing daily that frightens you, even if it is of infinitely small nature. Stepping out of your comfort zone will help you in getting comfortable with the uncomfortable also. This way you gain courage on a daily basis and you don’t bother to be held back by any kind of fear.

The Success of any range depends on how fast and how well you can get out of your comfort zone. Even a step daily in running towards your fears and conquering them will prove to be tremendously helpful in the long run.