Fear is an irrational component that comes along with activity. Just like making my first few calls today, the harness and steel cabling in that situation should have been my training as a phone sales professional, but the pit in my stomach was still there.
It’s easy to pretend that you’re successful, moving from one task to the next, staying busy, on the go, making moves.
I’ve had a lot of time to lay a different foundation for my life. It’s like planting seeds on alien soil—it’s not much right now but I know that with enough care and special treatment, life will flourish.
I’m convinced that the magic of life can be found in communication with other people. Part of my daily plan is to spend more time reaching out to people. Everyone agrees that networking is important, but most people, myself included, rely on passive networking.