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Stepping off the Ledge (Leaving Your Comfort Zone)

One of the greatest challenges that we have as human beings is that of moving beyond the point of fear into the unknown. That is certainly true for me, and perhaps this blog post will be viewed as a "true confession", but what follows needs to be said.

When I started my business, Leverage U many years ago, it was only after several years of battling self-doubt and the limiting belief that I was too young, too inexperienced, and that no one would listen to anything I had to say. Only after I finally slayed those dragons was I able to push off into the unknown, to step off the ledge of comfort so to speak, and to start moving towards the fulfillment of my dreams.

Since that fateful day in 1997 when I finally took the plunge, I have repeatedly taken steps to expand my comfort zone: I have written and published several books, returned to school to obtain my Masters Degree, even traveled to France for the first time last year to speak at an academic conference of leaders in the …

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