Fear of Rejection, Part 3: Uprooting Your Limiting Beliefs

The WorkSelfLife Podcast

Dec 21 2022 • 8 mins

“Positive thinking” seems like a reasonable way to overcome our fears. Unfortunately, trying to cover up limiting beliefs (“I’ll fail”) with newer, more empowering ones (“I’m unstoppable”) tends to keep us running in circles. Sweeping your fear under the rug and pretending it’s not there may make you feel a bit better in the short-term. But the moment you get triggered by failure and rejection, all that fear will just come right back up.

The alternative is to start facing your fearful thoughts head-on. To explore your limiting beliefs (and the fears they stir up), discover the source of those beliefs, and begin to unravel them at their core.

In this episode, we’ll explore how you can dismantle those fear-based, limiting beliefs by asking yourself one simple question.

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