First it discomforts, then the changes. Staying within your comfort zone can feel safe, but it can also limit your potential for growth and fulfillment. Stepping out of your shell and confronting your true inner self can be a transformative experience. Here are some approaches to help you break free from your comfort zone and discover your true self.
Identify your purpose, values, and desires
Reflect on what truly matters to you and what you want to achieve in life. This can help you identify areas where you may be holding yourself back and where you want to make changes.
Instead of making drastic changes all at once, take small steps that are more manageable and less intimidating. This can help you build confidence and momentum towards larger changes.
Recognize that discomfort is a natural part of the change process, and try to embrace it rather than avoid it. Challenge yourself to step outside of your comfort zone and try new things, even if they are uncomfortable at first.
Be kind and compassionate towards yourself, and recognize that change is a process that takes time and effort. Give yourself permission to make mistakes and0 celebrate your progress along the way.
Manage motivation and discipline
Motivation can take you to the door, and discipline can keep you going, especially when motivation is low. Set realistic goals and work towards them consistently.
Remember to be patient and seek support from trusted friends, family, or a coach. A trusted person can help you gain perspective and identify strategies that allow you to break out of your shell and let your true self shine through.
First it discomforts, then the changes. Remember, progress may not always be linear, and sustained action is essential for success. Celebrate your progress along the way, and keep moving forward towards your True North. By stepping out of your comfort zone, you can discover your true self and create a life that is more aligned with your purpose, values, and desires.
I am a Purpose and Leadership Coach and an Operations Strategist, with a rich professional experience of 35 years.
I help working professionals and SME business owners to find their true purpose and work around their performance to register transformational growth to meet their goals.
I have served Indian Air Force for 23 years and held various leadership positions including heading (commanded) two premier Indian Air Force Units delivering excellence. One of the units was a Training Institute of Indian Air Force, meant for transforming young civilians to competent soldiers, ready to be deployed in the field. I have worked as part of Capital Acquisition and Perspective Planning team, focused into Defense procurement System and weapon philosophy.
I have re-attired into corporate world and held leadership positions for 12 years in Telecom Infrastructure and in Energy/Smart Meter sector. My deep exposure around Military and Corporate Leadership has helped me to practice Leadership Qualities, strengthening Value System, and establishing framework for Uniform way of Working (UWoW) to deliver Excellence and Customer Delight.
I am pursuing my purpose, to "Connect to transform the life cycles" to work on basics to make lives simpler and life cycles extended for people and business houses.
I work with SMEs to improve the lifecycle by aligning the purpose and the execution chain, through Coaching, Mentoring and Consulting interventions, to mitigate the challenges and deliver the value to the customer.
I am passionate about motivating the young and aspirants to practice 360-degree wellbeing, as an individual and a professional, and connect the dots between Purpose-Dream-Strategy-Goal-Schedule, towards leading a meaningful life and making a difference to the society.
I am strongly connected to my commitment to say that “Table a logical challenge, and I shall partner with you to guarantee you the solution”. I enjoy connecting lives within the framework of Purpose, Passion, Wisdom, Commitment, consistency and Leadership and make a difference.
I believe that "Life is the only and the best teacher and we all are students. It is a journey to be experienced. At every crossroad, our knowledge, wisdom, karma, values, principle guides us to a direction with a belief, that road ahead shall meet our purpose one day. And every experience en route comes to take us to the next level of our development. So, enjoy the lessons and appreciate wherever you are in your journey. Every season have its flavour and comes to serve a purpose."