How to Be a Successful Risk Taker ...


Sometimes, the bigger the risk, the bigger the reward. You can cruise through life without stepping on to the edge and living safely and be perfectly happy. But this most usually leaves you with regrets on your death bed (sorry to be morbid!) - If only, what if I had, why didn’t I etc… You have but one life but that life is long enough to take a risk or two or as many as you’re brave enough to try. Risk taking is about experiencing all that life has to offer. Here’s how to make the best of taking that step :

1. Failure is Part of Success

When learning how to take risks for success the hardest lesson is often that failure is part of the process. No one is great at doing something the first time they try. When you were a child, how many times did you fail at riding a bike or tying your shoelaces before you finally found success? Nothing has changed; failure is not something you can avoid. Give failure a positive spin by thinking of it as learning all the ways you know something can’t be done, so you get closer to success with each try!

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