Sometimes when your career stalls, you can blame factors beyond your control. Maybe the people on the rung above you just aren’t leaving their jobs, or the company itself isn’t doing well. But, sometimes the stall is self-inflicted, especially when you snuggle into your career comfort zone.
But life, and certainly your career, is about taking risks. Sometimes, you have to take a chance in order to move forward. And to do that, you have to leave your comfort zones behind.
How to Escape Your Career Comfort Zone
As children, we knew how to take risks and push the envelope. Unfortunately, many of us forget how somewhere along the way. This infographic from Bob Dempsey will remind you of six ways you can step out of your comfort zone and take a chance on yourself, your future, and your success.
So read through the insight provided. Then get ready to break out of your current comfort zones, which, as Bob says, at one time were also unfamiliar terrain.
In the end, you may realize that the only thing holding you back is… you.
Also published on Medium.