Face Your Fears to Rise and Reinvent Yourself

Face Your Fears to Rise and Reinvent Yourself

We are all hoping for fresh opportunities and ways to reinvent ourselves post COVID-19. However, besides having these hopes and aspirations, we also have a great many uncertainties about the future and how we will navigate and succeed in the “new normal”. Crises challenge us immensely and create a lot of disruption in our lives which inadvertently opens the door to a great deal of change and the opportunity to reinvent ourselves. It is our fears about uncertainty and the unknown that too often prevent us from making the leaps to become our best selves and achieve the best results in our lives and careers. Those same fears make us uncomfortable and ultimately inhibit our growth and potential. Ironically, the truest growth happens when you embrace the discomfort and open your mind to the unlimited potential of its power.  Using fears’ power to move you outside your comfort zone into vulnerability.  Vulnerability helps you embrace fear and rise; moving you out of your past judgement and beliefs into a new way of thinking and becoming.  It is in the journey of becoming when reinvention appears.  The act of journaling my thoughts in the creation of this blog I feel my own emotions do a black flip—my fear and anxiety surrounding change and the unknown is now that of anticipation and excitement.  My mind is choosing what meaning to give the emotions I’m experiencing at the moment and through the brain training I have down working with transformation coaches like Nathalie Plamondon-Thomas, I have learned to choose joy over fear and t