Sometimes we’re the only people who know we aren’t being bold. We can disguise it as a lot of things. The appearance of being wise or frugal. The appearance of taking this or that into consideration. Not everyone can tell when we held back, but we know. The thing is, to live lives of intent, to live lives that we dream of, it’s going to require a certain amount of boldness and we want to commit to going there. Our intent today is to make the bold choice. Our intent is to be okay with the butterflies in our bellies, with the possibility of criticism and questioning. We’re going to be bold.
You too? Here are 3 resources to help:
- These 7 things really bold people do, according to Inc.
So we want to be bold. What does even look like? Does being bold mean being crazy? Spontaneous? Going against what our gut says to do? Before we get lost in the swirl of taking a new step, check out these 7 traits of bold people. Perhaps these are the starting steps you’ve been looking for!
- This amazing hand drawing set to a talk on negativity and boldness from Les Brown
Deciding what you are and what you want to be is the kind of common advice we’d expect to hear but Les Brown has lived it. He went from being labeled for failure to finding a career as a speaker, author, entertainer and politician. What labels have you accepted? What barriers are keeping you from boldness? Check out this amazing work of art set to Les Brown’s message on creating a bigger and bolder reality.
- These interesting stats on who the boldest people on the planet are, from Forbes
“As a leader, how bold should you be?” In the light of our political climate, Forbes asks the question of how your ability to be bold affects your ability to lead. They also address statistics that reveal who leads the way when it comes to being brave!