Posts Tagged ‘comfort zone’

CM 075: Andy Molinsky on Overcoming Your Fears

Do successful people possess talents that we lack? Or do they just do things that scare the rest of us? Andy Molinsky wants to help us embrace difficult challenges that can lead to growth. He is the author of the book, Reach: A New Strategy to Help You Step Outside Your Comfort Zone, Rise to…

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Flash Mobs Make it Look Easy

Six weeks ago a colleague and friend put herself in a discomfort zone. She signed up for hip hop lessons that would culminate in dancing in a flash mob in downtown San Francisco. I was lucky enough to see her performance today. She was incredible! So were her colleagues. You should have seen the faces…

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Dream Big. Dream Fierce.

Viola Davis: “Dream big. Dream fierce.” (SAG award ceremony, January 29, 2012) I came into this year at MIT with lots of excitement and lots of fear. I was excited to learn things I’d been curious about – the mindsets of business leaders, the underpinnings of corporations, the skills of marketing and finance, to name…

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