5 Ways to Overcome a Fear of Confrontation

5 Ways to Overcome a Fear of Confrontation

“This above all; to thine own self be true.” – William Shakespeare I am so non-confrontational that the thought of saying anything to anyone that might rub them the wrong way has always given me instant anxiety. I have suffered from this syndrome of wanting to...
How to Dream Bigger in Spite of Fear

How to Dream Bigger in Spite of Fear

In July of 2012, I decided I wasn’t dreaming big enough. I attended a conference full of people doing amazing things for themselves, for charity, for their families… And I felt an incredible sense of inadequacy. Inadequate because what I felt inside wasn’t...
My Victory Over Fear

My Victory Over Fear

The Origins of a Fear I was the recipient of some bullying as a skinny young kid. One older boy in my neighborhood entertained himself with me occasionally by trapping me in our garage and threatening to beat me up if I tried to get out. Later, tougher kids would...