Discomfort Is Necessary for Your Success

Get out of your comfort zone

Most people don’t know much about the process of actually committing to their life dreams and goals, because most people don’t keep most of their agreements.

Most people add a silent, unconscious modifying phrase to all their commitments: “…as long as it’s not uncomfortable.” Or at least not TOO uncomfortable. This chink in your armor is all that excuses need to wedge their way in.

1 percent brains, 99 percent hard work

1 percent brains

In my first week of university, I recall sitting in a lecture doubting my ability. My lecturer said, “Look to your left. Look to your right. By the end of your first semester, one of you won’t be here because you failed or quit”. Such inspiring words for an already nervous 19 year old! I […]

Whatever you want in life, you are already enough

Me, Oct 2019. Pre-occupied with trying to prove myself, again.

I spent most of my young life thinking I wasn’t good enough. In fact, I’ve spent a fair chunk of my adult life feeling the same way. Wherever I was in my life and career, I would question, do I deserve to be here? Sorry, we’ve started our session early. Do you mind if I lay on your couch, while I tell you about my troubles?