Do you shoot down career ideas with any of these thoughts?
“I’m not the type of person who …”
“I couldn’t possibly…”
“I’m not talented/cool/strong enough to do that …”
Stop! There’s a difference between knowing yourself (and your limits) and putting limits on yourself. One comes from self-knowledge, and the other comes from self-doubt.
And how you think about yourself has amazing power. Which brings us to this week’s career challenge: don’t put yourself in a box.
Here are some basic ways to tackle this challenge head-on: