Are you Holding Yourself Back?

“Sometimes the only way to move forward is to first let go of what is holding you back”.

Have you ever felt that your life is not going the way it needs to, or have you ever felt that you need to move on but you’re not going anywhere?

If you have then reading this short article may open your eyes to three reasons why you may be failing to succeed or move forward in life.

Do it different.
If it hasn’t already worked, and you don’t change what your approach is then the chances are that your approach could be holding you back. Doing the same thing and expecting a different result is stupidity (to badly quote Einstein), so instead change your approach and do it differently if you want things to change.

“If you do not change direction, you may end up where you are heading” – Lao Tzu.

Get out of your comfort zone.
If you’re going nowhere maybe it’s because you are spending too long in your comfort zone; happy to be average, not prepared to take risks, and unwilling to push yourself to be better, so if the the old you can’t do it, perhaps now is the time you raise the bar.

“Comfort is the enemy of achievement” – Farrah Gray.

Just do it.
For most people the reason that they don’t succeed is because they fail to do what they need to do, the fact is opportunities come and go, sometimes second chances don’t happen and when you fail to take action it’s very likely nothing will happen.

“The path to success is to take massive determined action”. – Tony Robbins.

If you really want something, no really want something and what you are doing so far hasn’t worked the chances are that one or more of the reasons above are to blame, so try a different approach, push yourself further that you ever thought you could, and most importantly take action because;

“What if the only person holding you back is you”?