Today I will be sharing tips on how to step out of your comfort zone, since we talked about getting rid of the fear of failure in the last post, I wanted to share the steps you can take to get out of your comfort zone, Without wasting anymore time let’s begin.
Our ability to take risks by stepping out our comfort zone is the primary way in which we grow but most times we are scared to take that step. Comfort zone is not all about comfort, it mostly comes out of fear, fear that whatever it is one will fear at it or something bad will happen. Once you decide to step out of your comfort zone then you will love the process of taking risks and grow with the process.
How To Step Out Of Your Comfort Zone
Take The First Step: This is a very important part of stepping out of your comfort zone, if you don’t take that bold step to get out of your comfort zone then you will miss out on a lot of opportunities. What you need to do is take that step out of your zone and start taking risks.
Put Yourself in a New Environment: Another tip on how to step out of your comfort zone is to put yourself in a new environment, change your space once in a while, I started seeing changes in my approach towards life when I changed my environment, I started working at a bank as an intern, for me, everything was so fast-paced but as time went on I adapted and became even more productive, for me that was stepping out of my comfort zone. You need to do the same, change your environment, and watch yourself grow.
Take a Different Route: Tip number three on how to step out of your comfort zone is to take a different route from the one you have been taking, you would have been so used to the way you do things but if that is not working then you need to try something new, take a different route from the one you used to take.
Don’t Pick The Safe Choice: To get out of your comfort zone you need to stop picking the safe choice, start taking risk, the safe choice won’t help you for long.
Consider Other Points Of View: Another tip on how to step out of your comfort zone is to consider other points of view when you want to start on a project or something consider the other point of view.
Say Yes More Often: Most times when we want to stay in our comfort zone, we tend to say no to different opportunities and miss out on them. To get out of your comfort zone you need to start saying yes more often so that you will be able to grow and take risk.
Be Honest With Yourself: Tip number seven on how to step out of your comfort zone is to be very honest with yourself, whenever you want to start giving excuses not to do something be honest with yourself, this will help you confront what exactly is bothering you so that you can be able to move forward.
Become Clear About What You Are Aiming To Overcome: This is very important, you need to be clear about what you are aiming to overcome, In this case you are trying to step out of your comfort zone now narrow that down, do you want to step out of your comfort zone in your career? Is it in your love life? be very clear about what you are aiming to overcome.
Take Baby Steps: Another tip on how to step out of your comfort zone is to take baby steps, you don’t need to rush in stepping out of your comfort zone, take things slow and learn from the process.
Have Fun: The last tip on how to step out of your comfort zone is to have fun, enjoy the process as you go, enjoy the fun that comes with discovering yourself and what you can achieve.
That is all the advice I have for you on how to step out of your comfort zone, like I always say this are just tips that I share, nothing will happen if you don’t take that bold step to start working on yourself.