Evolving takes courage. And we must use this courage to keep surviving and feeling good about our choices in life.
We are adaptable creatures. It’s a skill that we have learned to develop in order to survive many adversities and changes throughout the course of humanity on this planet.
Not many of us like to embrace change. Some of us love to stay in that “comfort zone” as much as we possibly can. Even the words make us feel calm, relaxed, and safe. Thus, changing requires a lot of energy - energy to take action and process mindful thoughts, before we make decisions, start over, or embark on new journeys. I believe that our genetic makeup, emotions, and our ability to cope with difficult situations, has its advantages when it comes to embracing change.
Most of our lives are a series of outcomes that force us to take chances and opportunities whenever they arise. However, sometimes we become so comfortable in our own mindset. If our life is somewhat safe, then why even try to change what we already know to be safe?
These are 7 advantages I’ve (so far) come to realize through creative entrepreneurship, by developing a mindset of embracing change:
- Change helps you grow.
- Change teaches you flexibility.
- Change can unleash your inner strength.
- Change can test your values and beliefs.
- Change can reveal a more compassionate and kinder you.
- Change can be really good for dismantling routines.
- Change offers new opportunities to take advantage of.
We must evolve as human beings in this era, that now changes so much faster and is more unpredictable than ever before. Thanks to technology and new innovations being brought forward in order to make our lives better and to “simplify” them — we have become more comfortable in our own surroundings that make us feel safe.
When we are not comfortable or we have a lot on our plate, change can be considered a threat to what we already feel is too much. Or worse, when we are force to change (ex: Coronavirus epidemic) we go and buy massive packs of toilet paper. The point is, if you want to upgrade and change your current situation for…