Success is addictive, success is fun, success is being proud of results, success is living the life you desire. For many of us Business Success is the prerequisite to get there in a happy place. Have YOU been there yet?
Start up a Big Venture: are you choking!
When you are aspiring to start that multi-million dollar business, you may be feeling overwhelmed by the magnitude of it. How do I get there; so many things to do… etc. There are fantastic examples of hugely successful people. They have one thing in common: they just start. So let’s have a look at the phenomenon of being overwhelmed, scared, “No, I cannot do it”; “No, I don’t have time”.
Our brain gets in the way
Our brain has different components to it. A very important part is the reptile-brain, your fight-or-flee brain. The Amygdala or reptile brain is our survivor instinct. When we stumble into a crocodile our reptile brain takes over: our consciousness narrows, 100% focus on just one event, one action, very clear visuals, etc. This is definitely not the part of our brain that is creative, communicative, great in problem solving. And those are the skills you need for Business Success (among a couple of others).
How to get around it…? In our next BLOG we talk to you how to get around this so very human mechanism.